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MARCH 9

Sunday
  • Spring break; no classes, university offices open Monday through Friday
      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Agustin Fernandez: Ultimate Surrealist
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • The work of Agustin Fernandez is most recognizable for its ambiguous and precariously balanced forms, erotic overtones, surreal juxtapositions, and metallic palette. Inspired by the demands of survival in an urban environment and the mundane objects that clutter its alleys and streets, Fernandez is a collector on a quest for the substance of creativity, complete with the armor of protection ...more

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        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Washington Art Matters II: 1940s-1980s
      • Katzen Museum First Floor Exhibition
      • VSPACER
      • This exhibition is our second attempt to tell the history of Washington art from the 1940s through the 1980s. It was selected by three curators, different from those who chose our first Washington Art Matters exhibition. Ninety artists will represent what was best of Washington art over those five decades. Curated by Benjamin Forgey, Andrea Pollan, and Jack Rasmussen.


        Open Tuesday-Sunday

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

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • SIGHTLINES: Ann Pibal, Jill Downen, Frank Trankina, & Dean Smith
      • Katzen Museum Second Floor Exhibition
      • VSPACER
      • Sightlines is a group exhibition of works by Ann Pibal, Jill Downen, Frank Trankina, and Dean Smith curated by AU faculty member Tim Doud. Artists meet artists throughout their careers, and no one can predict what kind of work or which artists will have a long lasting impact. Doud structured the show around artists he met in different contexts and at different points in his career. Each of the ...more

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        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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AFTER MARCH 9

      • Wed 03/12/14
        10:00 am – 11:00 am
      • Yoga in the Galleries
      • Katzen AU Museum
      • Led by certified Kripalu Yoga teacher Eva Blutinger, this yoga class is a great opportunity to de-stress and start your Wednesday with mental clarity, relaxation, and art. Please bring a mat.

        Admission is free and open to the public.

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

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      • Tue 03/18/14
        6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
      • Paddy Johnson Artist Talk
      • Katzen Performing Arts Studio 246
      • Paddy Johnson artist talk. Free and open to the public.

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Art Department

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      • Fri 03/21/14
        6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
      • Ann Pibal Artist Talk
      • Katzen Performing Arts Studio 246
      • Ann Pibal artist talk. Free and open to the public.

        Type: Lecture/Speaker
        Host: Art Department

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      • Wed 03/26/14
        10:00 am – 11:00 am
      • Yoga in the Galleries
      • Katzen AU Museum
      • Led by certified Kripalu Yoga teacher Eva Blutinger, this yoga class is a great opportunity to de-stress and start your Wednesday with mental clarity, relaxation, and art. Please bring a mat.

        Admission is free and open to the public.

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

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      • Tue 04/01/14
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Champion Divers: 1st Year MFA Exhibition
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • Please note weekly hours: Tuesday-Sunday, 11:00-4:00

        American University's Department of Art proudly presents their graduate level studio art students at the American University Museum April 1 through April 20. Champion Divers features art by First Year MFA students Ayad Almissouri, Mandy Cooper, Michael Holt, Tim Hoyt, Nathan Mullins, Angel Samudre, Jenny Wu, and Bobby Yi.

        Image: Robert Yi, ...more

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        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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