Cultural Focus

  • 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 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 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 Apr 20

    Visiting Artist Workshop with Walter Keeler

    10:00am to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

    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 May 06

    Choral Evensong

    Repeats on the first Sunday of February, May until Sun May 06 2018 except Sun Nov 05 2017, Sun Dec 03 2017, Sun Jan 07 2018, Sun Mar 04 2018, Sun Apr 01 2018. Also includes Sun Nov 12 2017.
    4:00pm

    Location: 

    Appleton Chapel, The Memorial Church of Harvard University

    Presented by: The Memorial Church
    Tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required

    The sung evening prayer service of the Anglican daily prayer tradition, Choral Evensong is a versatile service which can incorporate many musical traditions into its structure. Primarily featuring choral music as a way to beautify the daily round of prayer, it also includes organ music and congregational singing along with some spoken prayer in this approximately...

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