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SEPTEMBER 21, 2013

Saturday
      • 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
      • Tapestry as Testimony: Arpilleras of Chile
      • Katzen Rotunda 1st Floor
      • Tapestry as Testimony: Arpilleras of Chile
        Sponsored by the Institute for Policy Studies and the Kay Spiritual Life Center

        September 11, 2013, marks the 40th anniversary of the military coup in Chile, and "arpilleras" serve as a living testimony to the struggle for human rights and democracy waged by the Chilean people under a repressive military regime that lasted for 17 years. These tapestries ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • 11:00 am – noon
      • TREAM (Tactics, Research, Energy, Aesthetics, Material) Presentations
      • Katzen AU Museum
      • VSPACER
      • TREAM (Tactics, Research, Energy, Aesthetics, Material) Presentations
        September 21, 11 a.m.
        American University Museum
        Admission is free
        Guest presenters share their views on topics related to the physical and psychological implications of sustainable form.

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

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Early Fall 2013 Exhibitions: Green Acres and Patrick McDonough
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • September 3 – October 20, 2013
        American University Museum
        Admission is free

        Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
        The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, ...more

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

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      • 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Early Fall 2013 Exhibitions: Rothfeld Collection
      • Katzen Museum First Floor Exhibition
      • Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
        September 3 – October 20, 2013
        American University Museum
        Admission is free

        The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the ...more

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

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      • 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
      • New Student Showcase
      • Greenberg Theatre
      • New Student Showcase
        Randy Baker, director
        Friday, September 20, and Saturday, September 21, 8 p.m.
        Harold and Sylvia Greenberg Theatre
        Tickets: $5 general admission
        Purchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS

        Follow the lives of incoming freshman students as they face the trials and tribulations of their first year in a higher education institution. Experience the "drama" ...more

        Type: Performance
        Fee: $5.00
        Host: Performing Arts

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AFTER SEPTEMBER 21

      • Sun 09/22/13
        10:00 am – 7:00 pm
      • Tapestry as Testimony: Arpilleras of Chile
      • Katzen Rotunda 1st Floor
      • Tapestry as Testimony: Arpilleras of Chile
        Sponsored by the Institute for Policy Studies and the Kay Spiritual Life Center

        September 11, 2013, marks the 40th anniversary of the military coup in Chile, and "arpilleras" serve as a living testimony to the struggle for human rights and democracy waged by the Chilean people under a repressive military regime that lasted for 17 years. These tapestries ...more

        Type: Exhibit
        Host: Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sun 09/22/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Early Fall 2013 Exhibitions: Green Acres and Patrick McDonough
      • Katzen Museum Third Floor Exhibition
      • September 3 – October 20, 2013
        American University Museum
        Admission is free

        Green Acres: Artists Farming Fields, Greenhouses, and Abandoned Lots
        The American University Museum brings this major exhibition of contemporary art addressing ecological issues to the Washington region from the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. The show is in collaboration with the Arlington Arts Center, ...more

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

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      • Sun 09/22/13
        11:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Early Fall 2013 Exhibitions: Rothfeld Collection
      • Katzen Museum First Floor Exhibition
      • Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art
        September 3 – October 20, 2013
        American University Museum
        Admission is free

        The first exhibition of Donald Rothfeld's extraordinary gift of Israeli Art to the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in honor of H.E. Ambassador Michael B. Oren. Selections from the extensive collection chronicle Israel's history and include the ...more

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        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Sun 09/22/13
        1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
      • kids@katzen: Build a Greener World
      • Katzen AU Museum
      • kids@katzen: Build a Greener World
        September 22, 1 p.m.
        American University Museum
        $15 for the first child ($10 for AU Museum members), $10 for each additional child per family.
        Expand your child's imagination by engaging them in a fun, creative art class. Inspired by the AU Museum's Green Acres exhibition, children will build their own terrariums. Registration 1 week in advance suggested.

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

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      • Sun 09/22/13
        5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
      • Alon Goldstein in Recital
      • Katzen AU Museum
      • Alon Goldstein in Recital
        September 22, 5 p.m.
        American University Museum
        Admission is free
        Renowned Israeli pianist Alon Goldstein performs works by Beethoven, Liszt and Ravel in the American University Museum's galleries. This program is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Donald Rothfeld Collection of Contemporary Israeli Art by the Center for Israel Studies and the Museum, with ...more

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

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