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Harvard Civil War Project

The HCWP is an extensive, multidisciplinary series of exhibitions, concerts, theatrical performances, panels, lectures, public art, gallery talks, academic coursework, and public conversations that will take place February through May. “It supports new insight into our nation's experience of the war and advances the still-unfinished work of creating a more perfect union," says President Drew Gilpin Faust.

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Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Dancer DAMIAN WOETZEL MPA ‘07

including a discussion with Woetzel moderated by actor John Lithgow ‘67. The medal will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust.

Thursday, April 30, 4 PM
Free tickets available now!

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Gallery 224


"Life, or Something Like It” by Christopher Adams '94


Exhibition: through May 10, 2015
Gallery Hours: Tuesday–Saturday, 10 AM – 7 PM

For images of the exhibition, please visit our Flickr page

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Deep Wounds

through Thursday, May 7
Memorial Hall Transept

A large-scale installation by artist Brian Knep exploring universal themes of loss and healing in the aftermath of conflict, part of the Harvard Civil War Project and the Harvard ARTS FIRST festival.

Watch “Slavery, Dissent, Reconciliation: Harvard Histories,” public conversation with Brian Knep and noted historians recorded April 6, Sanders Theatre.

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John Harvard Projection

A large-scale projection installation that animates the John Harvard statue with faces, voices, words and gestures of Harvard University students based on a series of recorded video interviews conducted by the artist Krzysztof Wodiczko commissioned by the Harvard University Committee on the Arts.

April 20-27, Evenings

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Battle Hymns

Presented by Harvard-Radcliffe Collegium Musicum, Harvard Dance Project, and Boston Children’s Chorus

Saturday, May 2, 8 PM
Sanders Theatre

Part of the ARTS FIRST Festival and of “Unfinished Work,” presented by Holden Choruses and Harvard Civil War Project coinciding with Brian Knep’s interactive art installation, Deep Wounds, in the transept of Memorial Hall.

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The Harvard Band kicks off the Performance Fair at ARTS FIRST 2014.

The broad focus of Damian Woetzel

by Alicia Anstead
Harvard Arts Medalist Damian Woetzel MPA '07 talks about life after professional dancing and the value of education.
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"Deep Wounds": War as metaphor

by Brenna McDuffie '15
Unresolved conflict and healing are at the heart of artist Brian Knep's public installation in Memorial Hall.
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ART FIRST: Ask the experts

by Tom Lee
Overwhelmed by the festival's many offerings this year? Office for the Arts staff are here to help.
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    Ceramics Show & Sale

    Students performs in an art installation by Rossi Walter '14 during ARTS FIRST 2014.

    Damian Woetzel to be awarded Harvard Arts Medal

    by Tom Lee
    Former New York City Ballet principal dancer and Kennedy School alum will be honored at April 30 ceremony hosted by John Lithgow '67.
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    Dance Program: Fall 2014

    by Emily Vides
    With master classes, credit and co-curricular courses, and performances, Dance at Harvard has something for everyone this semester.
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    Learning From Performers: 2014-15

    by Tom Lee
    Actor/vocalist Carolee Carmello, jazz notables Regina Carter and Branford Marsalis, and pianist Jonathan Biss are on roster for OFA's visiting artist program.
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    Don't Miss Events

    2015 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Dancer/Arts Leader DAMIAN WOETZEL MPA ‘07 4/30 only
    presented by: Office for the Arts and the Harvard Board of Overseers
    location: Farkas Hall

    Gallery 224: "Life, or Something Like It” – Christopher Adams 3/23 - 5/10
    presented by: Ceramics Program
    location: Ceramics Studio

    Middletown 4/24 - 5/2
    presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
    location: Loeb Drama Center Main Stage

    2015 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Dancer/Arts Leader DAMIAN WOETZEL MPA ‘07 4/30 only
    presented by: Office for the Arts and the Harvard Board of Overseers
    location: Farkas Hall

    Gallery 224: "Life, or Something Like It” – Christopher Adams 3/23 - 5/10
    presented by: Ceramics Program
    location: Ceramics Studio

    Middletown 4/24 - 5/2
    presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
    location: Loeb Drama Center Main Stage

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