Visiting Artists

2019 Oct 18

Behind the Broadway Baton: Young music directors on directing, composing and the creative life

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall, 12 Holyoke St, Cambridge, MA 02138

WaitressHow does the music of musical theater get made? What are the elements of a strong musical theater song? What does a music director do? Who better to ask than three recent alumni who are working professionals in the musical theater world of Broadway! Issac Alter '16, Cynthia Meng '15 and Madeline Smith '14...

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2019 Sep 13

Cliff Notez

9:00pm

Location: 

OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
CliffNotezTwo years after the release of his celebrated debut album When the Sidewalk Ends, Cliff Notez brings his soon-to-be-released full-length project Why the Wild Things Are to OBERON for a very special album release show. The project is a... Read more about Cliff Notez
2019 Oct 16

ArtsBites: Amirah Sackett

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn Street

Amirah SackettTime for food and conversation! ArtsBites is the OFA round-table discussion series with undergraduate students and visiting artists. On October 16, we welcome dancer, choreographer and activist Amirah Sackett.

Open to all undergraduate students, but registration is required....

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2019 Nov 04

ArtsBites: Kaneza Schaal

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn Street

schaalTime for food and conversation! ArtsBites is the OFA round-table discussion series with undergraduate students and visiting artists. On November 4, we welcome experimental theater artist Kaneza Schaal, who excavates the past to reveal bold and candid truths about our present. 

Open to all...

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2019 Oct 18

ArtsBites: Every Ocean Hughes

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn Street

EOHTime for food and conversation! 

ArtsBites is the OFA round-table discussion series with undergraduate students and visiting artists. On October 18, we welcome Radcliffe Fellow, and interndisciplinary artist and writer Every Ocean Hughes, whose recent work includes performance,...

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2019 Oct 03

ArtsBites: Rhiannon Giddens

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn Street

GiddensTime for food and conversation! ArtsBites is the OFA round-table discussion series with undergraduate students and visiting artists. On October 3, we welcome the celebrated musician and activist ...

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2019 Oct 10

Visiting Artist Lecture with Kyle Johns

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Please join us in welcoming Kyle Johns to the Ceramics Program - Office for the Arts, one of our incoming 2019-2020 Kyle Johns Artists-in-Residence. Johns will share his work, which is often made from multiple molds and cast in a myriad of colored slips. Johns will be an instructor in the Ceramics Program "Molds and Multiples" class this Fall as well as "Interdisciplinary Projects" and the Harvard Graduate School of Design course SCI-6317.

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2019 Sep 30

Visiting Artist Lecture with Paul Briggs

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Join us in welcoming Paul Briggs to the Ceramics Program, Paul Briggs at WorkOffice for the Arts as one of our 2019-2020 Artist-in-Residence. Briggs will also be an instructor with the Ceramics Program teaching classes like "Rethinking Pinch Forming". Briggs will discuss his career and progression of hand-built and pinched vessels and sculptures in this visual presentation.

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2019 Sep 24

Thinking Like a Magician

4:15pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
JoshuaJayIn this performance-based lecture, globe-trotting magician Joshua Jay will pull back the curtain on the way magicians think. He will explore how magicians create seemingly impossible feats and how to apply these strategies in... Read more about Thinking Like a Magician

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