Past Events

  • 2015 Sep 15

    Free Concert by Boston Landmarks Orchestra

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Sanders Theatre

    Presented by: Boston Landmarks Orchestra
    Tickets: Event is Free. No tickets are required. Seating is limited. Entrance will be first come first served, on a space available basis.
    How to get tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required

    A free concert presented by the Boston Landmarks Orchestra featuring some of Fay’s favorite music at Sanders Theatre at Harvard University, 45 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA.

  • 2015 Sep 14

    New Voices Lecture with Jessica Gaddis

    Registration Closed 5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Studio - 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

    Presented by Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

    Slide Presentation: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm.

    Ceramics Program artist and Teaching Assistant Jessica Gaddis recently spent a month in Stöðvarfjörður, Iceland at the HERE Creative Center artist residency. Nestled in a quiet mountain town, the residency offered the opportunity to explore the two dimensional world of paper and collage. The mission was to visit alien landscapes similar to her current works. Come hear about her adventures and see the works on paper created during the residency.

    This event is free and open to the public. Seats are limited. To RSVP, sign up below or email Kathy King at kking@fas.harvard.edu.

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  • 2015 Sep 12

    The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

    Repeats every day until Sat Sep 12 2015 .
    9:00am

    Location: 

    Houghton Library, Amy Lowell Room

    Presented by: Harvard College Library
    Hours: see website

    This exhibition of materials from the José María Castañé Collection shows the shadow of war as it fell across the world throughout the century, from the Russian Revolution to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. The exhibition features documents by Joseph Stalin, Lev Trotsky, Harry Truman, and Charles de Gaulle, as well as photographs of the famous—Hitler at the third Nazi Party conference—and unknown—a selection of albums compiled by unidentified German soldiers. The Shadow of War is on display at Houghton Library through September 12.... Read more about The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

  • 2015 Sep 11

    Visiting Artist Lecture with Roberto Lugo

    5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Studio - 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

    Presented by Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

    Slide Presentation: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm.

    Roberto Lugo explores the notion of eclecticism and culture in his current exhibition Ghetto Garniture: Wu Tang Worcester at Ferrin Contemporary, North Adams, MA. Join us in welcoming this highly influential new voice in contemporary art as he presents how his work serves as a hybrid of visual art traditions and stimulates new conversations surrounding cultural tolerance.

    This event is free and open to the public. Seats are limited. To RSVP, sign up below or email Kathy King at kking@fas.harvard.edu.

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  • 2015 Sep 11

    producer MICHAEL ROIFF

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St.

    Producer Michael RoiffPresented by Learning From Performers and American Repertory Theater Institute for Advanced Theater Training at Harvard University

    ADMISSION: Free; seating first-come, first served, subject to venue capacity.

    Michael Roiff ’01 is the founder of Night & Day Pictures, a Los Angeles-based boutique production and development company that released the film “Waitress” in 2007, which is currently the basis for a new stage musical of the same name in production at the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.). Roiff will discuss his career and current trends in the film and theater business during a conversation/Q&A co-sponsored by the A.R.T.... Read more about producer MICHAEL ROIFF

  • 2015 Sep 11

    The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

    9:00am

    Location: 

    Houghton Library, Amy Lowell Room

    Presented by: Harvard College Library
    Hours: see website

    This exhibition of materials from the José María Castañé Collection shows the shadow of war as it fell across the world throughout the century, from the Russian Revolution to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. The exhibition features documents by Joseph Stalin, Lev Trotsky, Harry Truman, and Charles de Gaulle, as well as photographs of the famous—Hitler at the third Nazi Party conference—and unknown—a selection of albums compiled by unidentified German soldiers. The Shadow of War is on display at Houghton Library through September 12.... Read more about The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

  • 2015 Sep 10

    The Sloth

    8:00pm

    Location: 

    The Arts Café at Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street

    We warmly invite you to join us for a new episode of The Sloth, Harvard's own short-form storytelling night. Stories are five minutes long, true-ish and feature the teller as a central narrative player. In honor of Study Card Day, our theme this month is "Making Choices." Have a story to tell? Come throw your name in the Purple Hat and get up to tell it! Just feel like listening this time? You'll be very welcome and have a great time.... Read more about The Sloth

  • 2015 Sep 10

    The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

    9:00am

    Location: 

    Houghton Library, Amy Lowell Room

    Presented by: Harvard College Library
    Hours: see website

    This exhibition of materials from the José María Castañé Collection shows the shadow of war as it fell across the world throughout the century, from the Russian Revolution to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. The exhibition features documents by Joseph Stalin, Lev Trotsky, Harry Truman, and Charles de Gaulle, as well as photographs of the famous—Hitler at the third Nazi Party conference—and unknown—a selection of albums compiled by unidentified German soldiers. The Shadow of War is on display at Houghton Library through September 12.... Read more about The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

  • 2015 Sep 09

    Occupied Cuba, 1898-1902: Photographs from the Theodore Roosevelt Collection

    2:35pm

    Location: 

    Pusey Library, Theodore Roosevelt Gallery

    Occupied Cuba, 1898-1902: Photographs from the Theodore Roosevelt Collection.Presented by: Harvard College Library
    Hours: see website

    The years between the end of the Cuban War of Independence in 1898, facilitated by United States involvement as part of the Spanish-American War, and the proclamation of the Cuban Republic in 1902, were a time of much change and transition in Cuba. After the last of the Spanish troops left Cuba in 1898, the United States took over the governance of Cuba. Occupied Cuba brings together some documentary photographs of this time gathered from Harvard’s Theodore Roosevelt Collection.... Read more about Occupied Cuba, 1898-1902: Photographs from the Theodore Roosevelt Collection

  • 2015 Sep 09

    The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

    9:00am

    Location: 

    Houghton Library, Amy Lowell Room

    Presented by: Harvard College Library
    Hours: see website

    This exhibition of materials from the José María Castañé Collection shows the shadow of war as it fell across the world throughout the century, from the Russian Revolution to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. The exhibition features documents by Joseph Stalin, Lev Trotsky, Harry Truman, and Charles de Gaulle, as well as photographs of the famous—Hitler at the third Nazi Party conference—and unknown—a selection of albums compiled by unidentified German soldiers. The Shadow of War is on display at Houghton Library through September 12.... Read more about The Shadow of War: 20th-Century Historical Documents from the José María Castañé Collection

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