Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

BurlsHoovesandShells on a Pedestal of Conglomerates

BurlsHoovesandShells on a Pedestal of Conglomerates
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To December 9, 2017 5:00 PM

In a site-specific installation commissioned by the Visual Arts Center, Larry Bamburg, the Fall 2017 Artist-in-Residence, pursues a process of making that is determined by an arbitrary set of rules to build a structure as tall as possible using a collection of like materials: burls, hooves and shells.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Fool's Romance / Books from Aeromoto

Fool's Romance / Books from Aeromoto
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To December 9, 2017 5:00 PM

This exhibition presents over 300 artists' books from Mexico City-based non-profit art library Aeromoto in a setting made conducive to perusal and discovery by greenery, couches, and hammocks.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

American Dream

American Dream
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To October 20, 2017 5:00 PM

This exhibition presents work made during a recent course taught by The New Barbizon group, a collective of Russian-born, Israeli-based artists who have returned to the tradition of 'plein air' painting.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Kind of About Michigan

Kind of About Michigan
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To October 20, 2017 5:00 PM

Studio Art MFA candidates Marta Lee and Anika Steppe show new paintings and photography made in response to a shared summer road trip to Michigan.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Mille Otto

Mille Otto
  • September 22, 2017 6:00 PM To October 6, 2017 5:00 PM Past

Mille Otto presents work made by students participating in the Summer 2017 Learning Tuscany study abroad program in central Italy.

Admission: N/A

Visual Arts Center

Tips & Tiffs: Making the Most of Your Internship

  • October 4, 2017 12:00 PM Past

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

DFA 1.104

Art History Roundtable: Ethical Considerations in Curating Participatory Art

Art History Roundtable: Ethical Considerations in Curating Participatory Art
  • October 4, 2017 4:00 PM Past

What ethical dilemmas do curators undertake in displaying and acquiring participatory works of art? A discussion among curators of contemporary art focused on the practical and conceptual stakes of exhibiting art that seeks to reject the disinterested, contemplative observer and demand active, engaged subjects.

Admission: N/A

ART 1.102

Film Screening: The Destruction of Memory

Film Screening: The Destruction of Memory
  • October 4, 2017 5:00 PM Past

Admission: N/A

CPE 2.210

Anon(ymous)

Anon(ymous)
  • October 4, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Based on Homer's Odyssey, a young refugee called Anon journeys through the United States, encountering a wide variety of people - some kind, some dangerous and cruel - as he searches for his family. From a sinister, one-eyed butcher to beguiling barflies, to a sweatshop, Anon must navigate through a chaotic, ever-changing landscape to find "home."

Admission: $$15.00-$26.00

Oscar G. Brockett Theatre

New Music Ensemble

New Music Ensemble
  • October 4, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Led by Prof. Dan Welcher, UT's New Music Ensemble will play works by visiting composer Judith Shatin, Don Freund, and recent graduate composer James Parker. Prof. David Small, baritone, will be featured as well.

Admission: $5–10

Bates Recital Hall