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JUNE 27, 2013

Thursday
  • 7-week (A), first 6-week (B) and Online Learning I (E) sessions end
      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Chester Arnold
      • Katzen Museum Second Floor Exhibition
      • VSPACER
      • Chester Arnold: Accumulation and Dispersal

        As evidence of an artistic ambition and moral commitment to the human experiment, these paintings celebrate living and art-making and accumulating in a most visible and accessible way while juxtaposing the complexity, ingenuity, and wastefulness of modern civilization.

        Chester Arnold, Accumulation (detail), 1998. Oil on linen. 66 x 80 in.

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Kitty Klaidman, Nan Montgomery, Tim Tate, and Raya Bonardchuk
      • Katzen Museum First Floor Exhibition
      • VSPACER
      • Kitty Klaidman: Beneath the Surface
        Recent mixed media paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Kitty Klaidman. In these paintings, richly colored acrylic pigment is applied on wood panels covered with molding paste that has been incised with organic patterns. They are then highly glazed. The overall effect is to make explicit the subtle rhythms and tensions in seemingly static natural settings. ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Washington Art Matters 1940s to 1980s
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • VSPACER
      • Washington Art Matters 1940s–1980s
        This exhibition tells the history of Washington art from the 1940s through the 1980s. Some 80 artists were selected to represent what was best of Washington art over five decades. This documentation is based upon the book 'Washington Art Matters, Art Life in the Capital: 1940-1990', written by Jean Lawler Cohen, Elizabeth Tebow, Sidney Lawrence, and Benjamin ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
      • On Collecting Fine Art: Collecting Works on Paper: Prints and Drawings
      • Katzen Studio Theatre
      • VSPACER
      • On Collecting Fine Art: Collecting Works on Paper: Prints and Drawings
        June 27, 7 p.m.
        Studio Theatre
        Admission is free
        Session one of four

        On Collecting Fine Art is a series of panel discussions designed to encourage collecting fine art with advice from established Washington area gallery owners who will share their knowledge and expertise. Topics covered in the various panels will include how ...more

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
      • Concert of Tükrös Ensemble: Tunes from Hungary
      • Abramson Family Recital Hall
      • VSPACER
      • Concert of Tükrös Ensemble: Tunes from Hungary
        Thursday, June 27, 7 p.m.
        Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center
        Admission is free
        Please reserve your free tickets online at american.tix.com

        Tükrös Folk Ensemble: A Festival of Hungarian Folk Music

        The Tükrös Folk Music Ensemble was founded in 1986 and today is one of Hungary's most respected revival folk bands specializing in ...more

        Type: Concert
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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AFTER JUNE 27

      • Fri 06/28/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Chester Arnold
      • Katzen Museum Second Floor Exhibition
      • Chester Arnold: Accumulation and Dispersal

        As evidence of an artistic ambition and moral commitment to the human experiment, these paintings celebrate living and art-making and accumulating in a most visible and accessible way while juxtaposing the complexity, ingenuity, and wastefulness of modern civilization.

        Chester Arnold, Accumulation (detail), 1998. Oil on linen. 66 x 80 in.

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Fri 06/28/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Kitty Klaidman, Nan Montgomery, Tim Tate, and Raya Bonardchuk
      • Katzen Museum First Floor Exhibition
      • Kitty Klaidman: Beneath the Surface
        Recent mixed media paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Kitty Klaidman. In these paintings, richly colored acrylic pigment is applied on wood panels covered with molding paste that has been incised with organic patterns. They are then highly glazed. The overall effect is to make explicit the subtle rhythms and tensions in seemingly static natural settings. ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Fri 06/28/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Washington Art Matters 1940s to 1980s
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • Washington Art Matters 1940s–1980s
        This exhibition tells the history of Washington art from the 1940s through the 1980s. Some 80 artists were selected to represent what was best of Washington art over five decades. This documentation is based upon the book 'Washington Art Matters, Art Life in the Capital: 1940-1990', written by Jean Lawler Cohen, Elizabeth Tebow, Sidney Lawrence, and Benjamin ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sat 06/29/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Chester Arnold
      • Katzen Museum Second Floor Exhibition
      • Chester Arnold: Accumulation and Dispersal

        As evidence of an artistic ambition and moral commitment to the human experiment, these paintings celebrate living and art-making and accumulating in a most visible and accessible way while juxtaposing the complexity, ingenuity, and wastefulness of modern civilization.

        Chester Arnold, Accumulation (detail), 1998. Oil on linen. 66 x 80 in.

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sat 06/29/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Summer 2013 Exhibitions: Kitty Klaidman, Nan Montgomery, Tim Tate, and Raya Bonardchuk
      • Katzen Museum First Floor Exhibition
      • Kitty Klaidman: Beneath the Surface
        Recent mixed media paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Kitty Klaidman. In these paintings, richly colored acrylic pigment is applied on wood panels covered with molding paste that has been incised with organic patterns. They are then highly glazed. The overall effect is to make explicit the subtle rhythms and tensions in seemingly static natural settings. ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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