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FEBRUARY 10

Monday
  • Last day to drop a spring course for a 25% refund (no refunds after this date)
      • 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

        Type: Exhibit
        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 FEBRUARY 10

      • Wed 02/12/14
        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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      • Fri 02/21/14
        8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
      • HABITAT
      • Katzen AU Museum
      • Admission is free
        HABITAT is a concert-length percussion solo with real-time audio and video processing. The performance is a collaboration between Steve Antosca, composer; Ross Karre, percussion, video design; and William Brent, computer performance and programming.

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        See preview article: HABITAT: A Music and Technology Performance


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

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      • Sun 02/23/14
        1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
      • Kids@Katzen: WAMJam
      • Katzen Kreeger Lobby
      • Following a tour of Washington Art Matters II, the kids will create a painting inspired by the works in the show. Bring a smock or wear old clothing as this may be a messy project!

        The cost is $10 per child.

        Audience: Children between the ages of 5 and 12

        Type: Workshop
        Fee: $10.00
        Host: American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center

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      • Wed 02/26/14
        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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      • 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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