Talea Ensemble Saturday, November 2, 8 p.m. Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center Tickets: $10 regular admission, $5 AU community and seniorsPurchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS
A concert of new works exploring music-science connections from fractals to geology. This concert is made possible through a generous gift from Music alumna Joanna Driggs.
What was cosmopolitan Smyrna on the coasts of Western Anatolia, like at the beginning of the 20th century? How did the Greeks, the largest Christian community, live side by side with the Muslims, the Levantines, the Armenians and the Jews? What was so unique about this Mediterranean port in the Ottoman Empire, which even today, 90 years after the Destruction is still linked to a joie de vivre …more
Music–the Brain's Software® Jerzy Sapieyevski, pianist and composer Dr. Joel M. Oster, MD, Lahey Clinic, Boston Monday, November 4, 7:30 p.m. Abramson Family Recital Hall, Katzen Arts Center Tickets: $20 regular admission, $10 AU community and seniors Purchase tickets online at american.tix.com or call 202-885-ARTS
Dr. Joel M. Oster, MD, neurologist and violinist, will discuss fascinating …more
Tsibi Geva has had numerous one-person shows in various institutions, including The Israel Museum, Jerusalem; the Tel Aviv Museum of Art; Haifa Museum of Art; the ICA, Boston; and Espacio Aglutinador, Havana, Cuba. Critic Nuit Banai writes: "Since the early 1980s, Tsibi Geva has been interrogating the paradox-riven myths and national symbols that construct Israeli identity in an aesthetic …more
The AU Art Department brings two Brooklyn-based artists to campus to teach and exhibit. Curated by Tim Doud. Tracy Miller is known for her still-life paintings of food. She simultaneously paints abstract networks of shapes, where recognizable objects double as dumb forms, flat and impenetrable. The paintings house a chaotic array of foods and flowers, at once delectable and disgusting in their …more