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Mason Gross School of the Arts may host virtual events through web conferencing and/or websites. Below is a full list of current virtual events.

May 2021

| May 01, 2021

Rutgers Theater Company presents The Motherf**ker with the Hat

Struggles with addiction, friendship, love, and the challenges of adulthood are at the center of the story. Jackie, a petty drug dealer, is just out of prison and trying to stay clean. He’s also still in love with his coke-addicted childhood sweetheart, Veronica.

| Sun, May 2, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sun, May 2, 2021 | 7:30 PM

Rutgers University Mingus Ensemble

The Rutgers University Mingus Ensemble, directed by Abraham Burton, presents Charles Mingus’ works “Profile of Jackie” and “Boogie Stop Shuffle,” featuring guest artists David Lee Jones (saxophone) and Walter White (trumpet). This event will premiere on the Mason…

| Mon, May 3, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Mon, May 3, 2021 | 4 PM

Filmmaking Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour of the film facilities with a current BFA Film student. Learn about the facilities and equipment used in the program and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to…

| Mon, May 3, 2021 | 7:30 PM

Rutgers Jazz Ensemble: Honoring the Music of Stanley Cowell

Rutgers University Jazz Ensemble, directed by Conrad Herwig, presents a concert honoring the music of Professor Stanley Cowell, with guest artist Bill O’Connell. Featuring Cowell’s compositions “Blues for the Viet Cong” and “Equipoise.” This event…

| Mon, May 3, 2021 | 8 PM

The Solo Project

Please join us for the inaugural The Solo Project concert, a culmination of a yearlong collaboration between 30 Rutgers student composers and performers to create new solo musical works. These partnerships are intended to facilitate…

| Tue, May 4, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Tue, May 4, 2021 | 2 PM

Theater Virtual Facilities Tour

Join us on a virtual tour with a current student. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student. If a session is filled, additional sessions may…

| Tue, May 4, 2021 | 4 PM

Dance Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour with a current student. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student. If a session is filled, additional sessions may be…

| Tue, May 4, 2021 | 5 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

2021 New Lens Film Festival
| May 04, 2021

New Lens Film Festival 2021

The faculty-select New Lens Film Festival is a celebration of works by all Rutgers student filmmakers, including fiction, animated, documentary, and experimental films. This year, the festival will stream via Vimeo on Tuesday, May 4.

| Wed, May 5, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Wed, May 5, 2021 | 5 PM

Art & Design Virtual Facilities Tours

Go on a virtual tour with a current student. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student. If a session is filled, additional sessions may be…

| May 05, 2021 - May 6, 2021

BFA Senior Thesis Concert 2021

Virtual presentation of dance films featuring original choreography by BFA senior dance majors and their collaborators. Faculty mentors: John Evans and Ani Javian    

| Thu, May 6, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Thu, May 6, 2021 | 3 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Thu, May 6, 2021 | 7:30 PM

BFA Senior Thesis Concert 2021

Virtual presentation of dance films featuring original choreography by BFA senior dance majors and their collaborators. Faculty mentors: John Evans and Ani Javian    

| Fri, May 7, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Fri, May 7, 2021 | 4 PM

Music Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour with a current student. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student. If a session is filled, additional sessions may be…

| Sat, May 8, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sun, May 9, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Mon, May 10, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Mon, May 10, 2021 | 5 PM

6th Annual Rutgers Dance and Parkinson’s Program Symposium

Symposium includes a workshop with Pam Quinn, PD Movement Lab, and Introduction to Rutgers’ Integrated Dance Collaboratory! The Integrated Dance Collaboratory is an initiative with the Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru) that…

| Tue, May 11, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Tue, May 11, 2021 | 5 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Wed, May 12, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Thu, May 13, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| May 13, 2021

Mason Gross Commencement Convocation 2021

Join us for a live remote ceremony celebrating our Class of 2021 graduates!

| Thu, May 13, 2021 | 3 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Fri, May 14, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sat, May 15, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sun, May 16, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Mon, May 17, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Tue, May 18, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Tue, May 18, 2021 | 5 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Wed, May 19, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Thu, May 20, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Thu, May 20, 2021 | 3 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Fri, May 21, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sat, May 22, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sun, May 23, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Mon, May 24, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Tue, May 25, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Tue, May 25, 2021 | 5 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Wed, May 26, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Thu, May 27, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Thu, May 27, 2021 | 3 PM

Undergraduate Admissions Information Sessions

Join us weekly on Tuesdays from 5-6pm and Thursdays from 3-4pm to learn more about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply, and get your questions answered live by current students and a…

| Fri, May 28, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sat, May 29, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Sun, May 30, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

| Mon, May 31, 2021

BFA Thesis Exhibitions 2021

The Department of Art & Design at Mason Gross School of the Arts is proud to announce the launch of two undergraduate thesis shows, on view April 16–May 31, 2021. Reception Friday, April 16, 5–7…

June 2021

| Mon, June 28, 2021 | 4 PM

Art & Design Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour of the Art & Design facilities with a current BFA student. Learn about the facilities and equipment used in the program and get the inside scoop on what it’s like…

| June 29, 2021 - August 31, 2021

Summer 2021 Admissions Events

Join us every day this summer to learn about our facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student at Mason Gross School of the Arts. If a session is…

| Tue, June 29, 2021 | 11 AM

Dance Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour of the dance facilities with BFA Dance students. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student in the program.  

| Tue, June 29, 2021 | 12 PM

Film Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour of the film facilities. Learn about the facilities and equipment used in the program and ask questions about what it’s like to be a student in the program.  

| Tue, June 29, 2021 | 1 PM

MGSA Admissions Counseler Drop-In Hours

Chat one-on-one with an admissions representative from Mason Gross School of the Arts.  

| Tue, June 29, 2021 | 4 PM

Mason Gross Virtual Info Session

Learn about Mason Gross School of the Arts, how to apply and get your questions answered live by current students and a Mason Gross admissions representative.  

July 2021

| Thu, July 1, 2021 | 3 PM

Music Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour of the music facilities with a current BM student. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student in the program.  

| Sat, July 3, 2021 | 12 PM

Theater Virtual Facilities Tour

Go on a virtual tour of the theater facilities with a current BFA Acting student and a current BFA Stage Management student. Learn about the facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like…

| Fri, July 16, 2021 | 7:30 PM

MFA Dance Thesis Concert: Jessica Lynch presents “ReVeil”

“ReVeil” is a virtual immersive club experience that utilizes props, lighting, projection, sound artistry, and the Africanist movement aesthetic to explore and reveal how the body serves as a vessel that experiences two worlds that…

September 2021

| September 07, 2021 - December 15, 2021

Fall 2021 Admissions Events

Join us this fall to learn about our facilities and get the inside scoop on what it’s like to be a student at Mason Gross School of the Arts. If a session is filled, additional…

| Tue, September 14, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Sadie Red Wing

This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Design Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Sadie Red Wing (sadieredwing.com) is a Lakota graphic designer and advocate from the Spirit…

| Tue, September 21, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Elizabeth Guffey

This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Design Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Elizabeth Guffey works at the intersection of art, design and disability studies. Her book Designing Disability:…

| Tue, September 28, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Fiona Raby

Archive of Impossible Object: The Globes (2019) This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Design Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Fiona is University Professor of Design and…

October 2021

| Tue, October 5, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Louise Sandhaus

Louise Sandhaus a graphic designer and design educator. She is currently faculty at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) Graphic Design Program and former Program Director. Louise is the founder and co-director of The People’s Graphic Design Archive, a crowd-sourced virtual archive that aims to preserve, expand, and diversify graphic design history. Her book on the history of California graphic design, Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires and Riots: California and Graphic Design 1936-1986, was published in 2014 by Metropolis Books and Thames & Hudson. It received laudatory attention from The New York Times, The Guardian (London), and The Los Angeles Review of Books, among many others.

| Fri, October 8, 2021 | 5 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Dora Budor

Dora Budor is a New York based artist and writer. Her main medium is the exhibition, wherein the characteristics of the given context are amplified, dislodged, or re-circuited. Through this set of actions, an interdependency of meaning between the work and its host is constructed. Image as a conduit of memory and meaning is produced through the cinematic as it has come to be known not technically, but phenomenologically.

| Tue, October 12, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Dr. Samaneh Moafi

Dr. Samaneh Moafi is the Senior Researcher at Forensic Architecture, Goldsmiths University of London. She provides conceptual oversight across projects and in particular oversees the Centre for Contemporary Nature (CCN), where new investigative techniques are developed for interrogating environmental violence.

| Wed, October 13, 2021 | 1 PM

Dr. Gili Hammer Artist/Scholar Residency

Image courtesy of the speaker Digital Presentation: “Performing Disability in Israel On and Off-stage: Blind Women’s Gender Performance and Integrated Dance.” Disability culture broadens our understanding of what it means to be human, teaching us that…

| Wed, October 13, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Gabrielle Civil

This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. GABRIELLE CIVIL is a black feminist performance artist, poet, and writer, originally from…

| Tue, October 19, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Schessa Garbutt

This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Design Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Schessa Garbutt (they/she) is the founder and creative director at Firebrand. While their practices focuses…

| Wed, October 20, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Charles Mason III

Image courtesy of the artist This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Charles Mason III (based in Baltimore, MD) received…

| Mon, October 25, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Sydney Shen

This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Sydney Shen (b. 1989, New Jersey) lives and works in New York. She…

| Tue, October 26, 2021 | 6:30 PM

Design Lecture Series: Shiraz Abdullahi Gallab

Image courtesy of the artist “Scraps, Verbalized” This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Design Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Shiraz Abdullahi Gallab is a designer, educator…

November 2021

| Tue, November 2, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Cybele Grandjean

Cybele Grandjean is a designer specializing in branding, visual design, user experience, typography, and art direction. She has created websites, apps, and design systems for small startups and large corporations. She is a partner and co-founder of Area of Practice—a design and branding consultancy based in New York City.

| Wed, November 3, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Muriel Hasbun

Muriel Hasbun’s expertise as an artist and as an educator focuses on cultural identity, migration and memory. Her awards and distinctions include: Trawick and Sondheim Finalist; CENTER Santa Fe’s Producer’s and Curator’s Choice, Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship, Howard Chapnick Grant; and Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Awards in Photography and Media.

| Tue, November 9, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Nika Simovich Fisher

This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Design Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Nika Simovich Fisher is a designer, writer, and educator based in New York. She…

| Wed, November 10, 2021 | 1 PM

CWAH Annual Dance and Philosophy Lecture

Featuring Dr. Natalia Esling, author of Experiments in Immersive, One-to-One Performance: Understanding Audience Experience through Sensory Engagement (forthcoming, Routledge). Registration link forthcoming. Natalia Esling, PhD is an editor, copy-editor, teacher, research dramaturg, and mum based…

| Tue, November 16, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Channel

Channel is a design and technology studio based in New York City. They make identities, installations and experiences with an emphasis on creative tech and interactive applications. As a studio they are focused on the potential for new modes of interaction and engagement on the web and IRL to deepen connections between brands and audiences. Channel was founded by Seth Kranzler and Will Denton. They are part of NEW INC, the New Museum’s art and tech incubator.

| Wed, November 17, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: New Red Order

Image courtesy of the artist This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. New Red Order is a public secret society…

| Mon, November 22, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Regina Jose Galindo

Image courtesy of the artist This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Regina José Galindo is a visual artist and…

| Tue, November 23, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Nontsikelelo Mutiti

Nontsikelelo Mutiti is a Zimbabwean-born visual artist and educator. She is invested in elevating the work and practices of Black peoples past, present, and future through a conceptual approach to design, publishing, archiving practices, and institution building. Mutiti holds a diploma in multimedia from the Zimbabwe Institute of Digital Arts and an MFA from the Yale School of Art, with a concentration in graphic design.

| Mon, November 29, 2021 | 7 PM

Canceled – Visiting Artist Lecture: Cassi Namoda

Cassi Namoda uses painting as an exercise in crossing cultural and historical references between her country of origin and the rest of the world. Using colors of intensities that range from the subtle to the acidic, applied in raw and expressive brushstrokes, the artist explores and cross-pollinates religious symbols with literary characters and real people, forging complex narratives. Namoda studies the unlikely meeting points between antagonistic mythologies and gives new meaning to symbols through boldly constructed images.

| Tue, November 30, 2021 | 5 PM

Design Lecture Series: Tega Brain

Tega Brain is an Australian-born artist and environmental engineer whose work examines issues of ecology, data systems, and infrastructure. She has created wireless networks that respond to natural phenomena, systems for obfuscating fitness data, and an online smell-based dating service. Her work has been shown widely including in the Vienna Biennale for Change and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Her first book, Code as Creative Medium, is co-authored with Golan Levin and published with MIT Press.

December 2021

| Wed, December 1, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Mindy Seu

Image courtesy of the artist This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Mindy Seu is a designer and researcher. She…

| Wed, December 8, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Image courtesy of the artist This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required for Zoom Access. Kameelah Janan Rasheed (b. 1985,…

| Wed, December 15, 2021 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Alison O’Daniel

Image courtesy of the artist This lecture is presented as part of the fall 2021 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required for Zoom Access. Alison O’Daniel is a visual artist…

January 2022

| Tue, January 25, 2022 | 7:30 PM

The Raritan Players presents “The Arts as Black Resistance in Eighteenth-Century London: The Music of Ignatius Sancho”

A concert on period instruments, with commentary, on Ignatius Sancho (1729-1780), known as the first Black person to publish original music compositions, and who used his work as a tool to resist enslavement and racism. With soprano Sonya Headlam (DMA ’21) and pianist Rebecca Cypess. Offered in connection with The National Day of Racial Healing.

February 2022

| Wed, February 2, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Jonathan Berger

Jonathan Berger’s work centers around the practice of exhibition making, encompassing a spectrum of activity concerned with a rigorous investigation of the many ways in which the exhibition site can be repurposed, and the subsequent potential for that site to allow for an expansion and reconsideration of what art can be and how it can be made.

| Wed, February 9, 2022 | 6 PM

CANCELED – Visiting Artist Lecture: Kyla Schuller

Kyla Schuller is Associate Professor and Undergraduate Director of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. She is the author of the academic monograph The Biopolitics of Feeling: Race, Sex, and Science in the Nineteenth Century (Duke University Press, 2018) and the general audience book The Trouble with White Women: A Counterhistory of Feminism (Bold Type Books, 2021).

| Mon, February 21, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: P. Staff

Image courtesy of the artist This virtual lecture is presented as part of the spring 2022 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Live captioning is available. P. Staff is…

| Mon, February 28, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Lex Brown

Lex Brown is an artist who uses poetry and science-fiction to create an index for our psychological and emotional experiences as organic beings in a rapidly technologized world.

March 2022

| Mon, March 21, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Neil Beloufa

Neïl Beloufa is one the most powerful voices of the generation of artists born in the 1980s. His artistic research focuses on contemporary society and on how it is represented and mediated by digital interaction, often with the aim of exposing the control mechanisms.

| March 23, 2022

Artists Facing State Repression: A Virtual Panel Discussion

This panel is comprised of artists from around the globe who have faced state repression first-hand as a consequence of political beliefs informing their artistic practices, and those who seek to defend them. It is…

| Mon, March 28, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Diane Severin Nguyen

Image courtesy of artist This virtual lecture is presented as part of the spring 2022 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Live captioning is available. Diane Severin Nguyen (b.…

April 2022

An image of an audio listening device showing an audio file and image of the artwork PARA-SITES
| Mon, April 4, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Park McArthur

Under the guidance and instruction of disability McArthur experiments with personal and social meanings of debility, delay and dependency by making artwork across different media and formats.

| Wed, April 6, 2022 | 12:10 PM

“Dancing Transnational Feminisms” Book Celebration 

A celebration of Dancing Transnational Feminisms, with keynote addresses provided by Brenda Dixon-Gottschild and Thomas F. DeFrantz, and panel discussion lead by Alessandra Williams, Ananya Chatterjea, and Hui Niu Wilcox.

| Mon, April 11, 2022 | 7 PM

CANCELED – Visiting Artist Lecture: Rindon Johnson

Image courtesy of the artist This event has been canceled. This virtual lecture is presented as part of the spring 2022 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Live captioning…

| Wed, April 13, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Barbara Browning

Image courtesy of the artist This virtual lecture is presented as part of the spring 2022 Visiting Artist Lecture Series, free and open to all. Registration is required. Live captioning is available. Barbara Browning teaches…

May 2022

| Mon, May 2, 2022 | 7 PM

Visiting Artist Lecture: Julie Tolentino

Julie Tolentino (she/they interchangeably) is a Filipina Salvadorean artist whose practice explores durational performance, movement, and sensual practices within installation environments as a way to explore the interstitial spaces of relationality, memory, race, gender, and the archive.

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