Events

    2018 Apr 20

    Visiting Artist Workshop with Walter Keeler

    10:00am to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

    THIS WORKSHOP IS NOW FULL!

    Presented by: Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at HarvardWalter Keeler

    We are honored to welcome UK potter, Walter Keeler, back to the Ceramics Program for a workshop dedicated to long-time Ceramics Program staff member and friend of Keeler - Terry Hass. Keeler stated, "I love giving workshops, but this one is very special, it is for Terry - loved by all of us - and will celebrate her love of making pottery,  her warmth and generosity of spirit." All proceeds from the event will go to fund scholarships to the Ceramics Program in Terry's name. ... Read more about Visiting Artist Workshop with Walter Keeler

    2018 Mar 19

    Visiting Artist Workshop with Michelle Gregor

    6:00pm to 9:00pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

    Presented by: Harvard Ceramics Program

    Michelle Gregor
    Join us in welcoming California-based sculptor Michelle Gregor to the Ceramics Program for an evening demonstration and slide lecture. Gregor will lead students in sculpting the human figure in clay with a live process demonstration, improvisational exercises, and a slide presentation. Participants will learn the construction techniques to help push past the common stumbling blocks of proportion, movement, and balance in constructing the human figure. All skill levels welcome.

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    2018 Mar 07

    The Visibility of the Eiffel Tower

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

    In this talk, S. Hollis Clayson, the Bergen Evans Professor in the Humanities at Northwestern University, will investigate connections between the landlocked lighthouse’s illuminations, visibility, and reception. A key question Clayson will ask is: did the tower’s much-debated visual prominence, in both daylight and illuminated darkness, add up to inescapability in Barthes’ first sense?

     

    Presented by: Harvard Art Museums... Read more about The Visibility of the Eiffel Tower

    2018 Feb 23

    Turath Night

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Northwest Labs, 52 Oxford St.

    A night to celebrate arab culture!t There will be different tents for different arab countries featuring food and decoration, with a space in the middle for performances and music.

    Presented by: Harvard Society of Arab Students
    Tickets: Full Price: $10.00; Door Price: $12.00
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

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    2018 Feb 21

    LITTLE TINY WALLS: Arturo O’Farrill at Harvard

    6:30pm to 8:30pm

    Location: 

    OBERON, 2 Arrow St., Cambridge

    Arturo O'Farrill. Photo credit: Laura MarieArturo O’Farrill, the six-time Grammy Award-winning pianist, composer, educator and founder and artistic director of the Afro Latin Jazz Alliance, visits Harvard to workshop his latest project Little Tiny Walls. A panel discussion with O’Farrill, Cornel West, Roberto G. Gonzales and other will follow -- on how art and politics interact around issues of immigration policy, identity and the undocumented in America.

    Presented by: Learning from Performers, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard Kennedy School Center for Public Leadership... Read more about LITTLE TINY WALLS: Arturo O’Farrill at Harvard

    2018 Jan 27

    Holocaust Remembrance "Before Sleep:" a piano recital by Renan Koen

    8:00pm to 10:00pm

    Location: 

    Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

    Renan Koen, a famous Turkish-Jewish pianist, will be playing select pieces from her album Holocaust Remembrance "Before Sleep", pieces by composers who continued to compose in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp during World War II.

    Presented by: Harvard College Turkish Students Association and Harvard Hillel... Read more about Holocaust Remembrance "Before Sleep:" a piano recital by Renan Koen

    2017 Nov 10

    Visiting Artist Workshop with Bai Ming

    10:00am to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

    Presented by: Ceramics Program Bai Ming
     

    From the Yugan, Jiangxi province, Bai Ming is a world-renowned Chinese ceramic artist, painter, writer and teacher. Join us in welcoming him to Boston for a demonstration of his process. This workshop coincides with Bai Ming's visit to the Boston area for his solo exhibition at the Lacoste Gallery in Concord, MA.... Read more about Visiting Artist Workshop with Bai Ming

    2017 Nov 09

    Kudiyattam Sanskrit Theatre

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Agassiz Theatre, Radcliffe Yard

    Kudiyattam is the last living performance tradition of Sanskrit theater in the world. Recognized by Unesco as preserving "masterpieces of the oral and intangible heritage of humanity," this visually powerful tradition is performed by the troupe Nepathya, from central Kerala in South India.

    Presented by: Music Department
    Admission: Free and open to everyone. No tickets are required; first come, first seated. For more information: musicdpt@fas.harvard.edu or call 617-495-...

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    2017 Nov 07

    Visiting Scholar Lecture with Nancy M. Servis

    Registration Closed 6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

    Presented by: Ceramics ProgramRon Nagel, Lobster Cup

    State of Clay: Bay Area Ceramics by Nancy M. Servis

    This lecture is free and open to the public, but seats are limited. To register, please RSVP here or email Kathy King, Director of Education at kking@fas.harvard.edu.

    From pottery to sculptural expression, Nancy M. Servis unveils the dynamic variety of ceramics found in Northern California. Long recognized as a vital and populous state with extensive clay deposits, California has been the home of refined vessel-makers and artistic rule-breakers for over 75 years, particularly in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her image-illustrated presentation, State of Clay: Bay Area Ceramics contextualizes clay's extensive use that includes stylistic architecture in Oakland, impassioned potters like... Read more about Visiting Scholar Lecture with Nancy M. Servis

    2017 Oct 07

    From the Cerebral Dimestore

    Sat Oct 7 (All day) to Fri Dec 1 (All day)

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

    Mark Burns
    "Plague in Lavender (HIV)" Mark Burns, 2017. 20"H x 13"W x 8"D. Porcelain, wood, glass. Glazed.
    Gallery 224 at the Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard, presents:

    From the Cerebral Dimestore

    Mark Burns, 2016-2018 Artist In Residence

    New work in Memento Mori, executed at the Ceramics Program 2016-2017... Read more about From the Cerebral Dimestore

    2017 Oct 06

    Black in Design: Designing Resistance, Building Coalitions

    Fri - Sun, Oct 12 to Oct 14, 4:00pm - 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Gund Hall, 48 Quincy St

    Presented by: Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) African American Student Union
    Dates: Friday, October 6, 4–8 PM; Saturday, October 7, 8:45 AM–9 PM; Sunday, October 8, 9 AM-1:30 PM
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    More information: visit the conference website

    The Black in Design conference promotes discourse around the agency of the design profession to address and dismantle institutional barriers faced by communities of color.... Read more about Black in Design: Designing Resistance, Building Coalitions

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