Visiting Artists

2018 Mar 20

Sound Inventur: New Music Festival, 1953

8:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

This listening session will re-create neues Musikfest in Menschel Hall. The program will include early compositions from the Studio for Electronic Music at WDR in addition to a series of experimental pieces by French composer Pierre Schaeffer, Cinq études de bruits (Five Studies of Noises), which was referenced in the original broadcast.

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2018 Apr 13

Ashé Mama Afrika: Angélique Kidjo

8:00pm

Location: 

Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, 45 Quincy St

A concert featuring Angélique Kidjo, the 2018 Harvard University Jazz Master in Residence, with the Harvard Jazz Bands. Yosvany Terry and Mark Olson, conductors.

Presented by: Office for the Arts and the Harvard Jazz Bands
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How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222

Angélique Kidjo, the three time Grammy Award...

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2018 Mar 02

Cage Shuffle with Paul Lazar

6:00pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall, Studio 303

Cage ShuffleCage Shuffle is a 50 minute dance/theater solo. In Cage Shuffle, Paul Lazar speaks 
a series of one-minute stories by John Cage from his 1963 score Indeterminacy, while simultaneously performing a complex choreographic score by Annie-B Parson.

Presented by: Harvard Theater, Dance & Media

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2018 Apr 02

Visiting Artist Lecture with Anne Eder

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

Anne EderPresented by: Harvard Ceramics Program

Join us in welcoming Anne Eder to the lectern to tell us about her interdisciplinary studio practice. Anne uses clay as a sculptural element in her installations and photographic work. Anne is a familiar face at the Ceramics Program as a staff member.

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2018 Apr 05

Visiting Artist Lecture with Natalia Arbelaez

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

Presented by: Harvard Ceramics ProgramNatalia Arbelaez

Join us in welcoming Natalia Arbelaez to the Ceramics Program to speak about her work. 

Natalia Arbelaez is a Colombian American artist, born and raised in Miami, Florida. She received her B.F.A. from Florida International University and her M.F.A. from The Ohio State University, where she received an Enrichment Fellowship.... Read more about Visiting Artist Lecture with Natalia Arbelaez

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2018 May 21

Photography as Performance: A Conversation with John Schabel and Gary Schneider

6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

To mark the opening of the exhibition Analog Culture: Printer’s Proofs from the Schneider/Erdman Photography Lab, 1981–2001 (May 19–August 12, 2018), the Harvard Art Museums will present a conversation between artist John Schabel and printer and artist Gary Schneider.

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2018 Mar 27

Lecture: “You Are (Not Really) Here: The Art of Mapping Fiction and Film”

5:30pm

Location: 

Lamont Library, Forum Room, followed by a viewing of the exhibition "Landmarks: Maps as Literary Illustration" and reception, Houghton Library

“You Are (Not Really) Here: The Art of Mapping Fiction and Film”Artist, freelance illustrator and educator Andrew DeGraff discusses how objective can a mapper be when the subject itself is subjective? It is an exercise that is revealing of the artist, the storyteller, and the story itself as the story is translated from medium to medium.

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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.

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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 Feb 20

Visiting Artist Lecture with Fred Herbst

Registration Closed 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

Presented by: Harvard Ceramics Program

headshot of Fred Herbst.

Fred Herbst: Material Collaborations:  A unique woodfired kiln was developed by ceramic artist and educator Fred Herbst in collaboration with the Corning Museum of Glass in 2008. This kiln design was built in order to fire ceramics and blow glass simultaneously using renewable wood fuel. Two kilns have been built, one at Corning Community College in Corning, New York and one at the Domaine de Boisbuchet in France, where they both continue to reveal new possibilities with clay and glass.

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2018 Feb 13

New Voices Lecture with Katie Fee

Registration Closed 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

Katie McFeePresented By: Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

The "New Voices Lectures" are an on-going series highlighting some of the most talented emerging artists utilizing the ceramic medium in the field of contemporary art.... Read more about New Voices Lecture with Katie Fee

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