Thursday, February 1, 2018 to Sunday, April 29, 2018

10 Years: The Cameron Print Project

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Overbrook Gallery

Since 2008, the Studio Art Program has hosted an annual weeklong visit from a Cameron Visiting Artist who works with students in Professor Hedya Klein’s silkscreen and intaglio classes. This exhibition includes works produced in collaboration with artists Mark Dion, Derrick Adams, Tomas Vu, Kati Heck, and Rona Yefman, among others. Museum hours >> Free

Mark Dion (American, b. 1961), Oceanomania: Souvenirs from Mysterious Seas—Musée Oceanographic de Monaco, 2011, photopolymer etching on paper, 15 1/8 x 16 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Gift of the artist. 2013.008

Thursday, February 1, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018

Power & Piety: Spanish Colonial Art

Middlebury College Museum of Art, Christian A. Johnson Memorial Gallery

Drawn from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection, founded to enhance the appreciation of art from Latin America, this exhibition reveals the great wealth of the region from the late 17th century until the 1820s. Co-organized by the Museum of Biblical Art, New York, and Art Services International, Alexandria, Virginia. Museum hours >> Free

Catalogue #33: Unidentified Artist, Hispano-Filipino, Christ Child, 18th century, ivory, gilded and painted wood, mirrors, 21 7/8 x 8 11/16 x 6 7/8 inches. Collection of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros. 1990.54

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 8:00 AM to Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Winter Term Studio Art Exhibition

Johnson Memorial Building, Mezzanine and Gallery Space 308

Students from winter term classes exhibit work including photography, drawing, and painting. A Studio Art event. Free

Artwork by Emma Harnett ’18

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Collaborative Video Screening

Sunderland Language Center, Dana Auditorium

Short films produced by students in the Collaborative Video Projects course during winter term. Free

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 8:00 PM

A Side by Side Concert

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Robison Hall

Three terrific, flexible artists—Mary Rowell, violin; Emily Taubl, cello; and Cynthia Huard, piano—collaborate with students in a program of chamber music. A Music Department event. Free

Pianist Cynthia Huard

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 12:30 PM

“[She Is] Beautiful”: The Double Pipe in Greek Music, Religion, and Vase Painting

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Dance Theatre

Professors Damascus Kafumbe (Music), Pavlos Sfyroeras (Classics), and Pieter Broucke (History of Art) team up for a multi-pronged contextualization of the musical ritual on an alabastron by the Emporion Painter that was recently acquired by the museum. Part of the Fridays at the Museum series. Free

The Emporion Painter (Attica, Greece, active 500–470 BCE), Black-Figure White-Ground Alabastron, c. 480 BCE, Terracotta, 7 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Purchase with funds provided by the Christian A. Johnson Memorial Art Acquisition Fund. 2014.008

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Grace Kelly Quartet

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Robison Hall

Saxophonist, singer, and composer Grace Kelly plays with the heart and passion of an old soul—yet the genre-bending zest and energy of a 24-year-old. A regular on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert’s band—Jon Batiste and Stay Human—Kelly recently released her 10th CD as a bandleader, and performs around the globe. A Performing Arts Series event. Tickets: $28 General public/$22 Midd ID holders/$6 Midd students. More about this event>>

Photo Taso Papadakis

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 3:00 PM
Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 8:00 PM

American Honey

Sunderland Language Center, Dana Auditorium

In an attempt to escape her troubled home, Star, a teenage girl, joins a crew of traveling salespeople and gets caught in a whirlwind of law-breaking, partying, and love. “This might be the freshest film about young people in America since Larry Clark’s Kids.”––Rory O’Connor, Film Stage (163 minutes).  A Hirschfield International Film Series event. Free

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Paul Asbell Performs Steel String Americana

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Robison Hall

National recording artist and affiliate artist Paul Asbell performs his unique blend of blues, jazz, and American roots music. “A genre-blurring, virtuosic waltz through the deep heritage of American folklore, where styles of Robert Johnson, Doc Watson, and Dr. John rub elbows with those of Joe Pass and Bill Frisell.”—Flynn Center. A Music Department event. Free

Photo Tim Barden

 

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 4:00 PM

A Musical Suite Natasha Koval Paden, piano

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Robison Hall

Imaginatively inspired by the structure of J.S. Bach’s English Suites, which begin with a Prelude and are followed by a sequence of dances, Ukrainian native and affiliate artist Natasha Koval Paden presents a collage of works by Bach, Liszt, and Chopin, as well as Bach/Busoni’s Chaconne. A Music Department event. Free

Photo Anastasiya Prokhorenko ’19

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 3:00 PM
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Graduation

Sunderland Language Center, Dana Auditorium

Dr. Romeo Aldea, father to high-school senior Eliza, is determined to help his daughter pass an exam that could change her life for good. “Graduation is an intricate, deeply intelligent film, and a bleak picture of a state of national depression in Romania.”––Peter Bradshaw, Guardian (128 minutes). A Hirschfield International Film Series event. Free

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 7:30 PM

Sophie Shao and Friends

Mahaney Center for the Arts, Robison Hall

Praised by World News for her “sensitive, stylistic playing, with great finesse, emotion, and gorgeous tone,” cellist Sophie Shao—a perennial Middlebury favorite—has surrounded herself with some of the most talented artists in music. She returns for her 10th consecutive season with an exciting new ensemble of friends to perform works by Haydn, Bridge, and Dvořák. A Nelson Series event, made possible with support from PASS members Rob and Marny Lichtenstein. Reserved seating.A Performing Arts Series event. Tickets: $30 General public/$25 Midd ID holders/$6 Midd students. Approximate running time: 1 hour, 30 minutes including 1 intermission. More about this event>>

Photo Neda Navaee

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