Samacchini’s "Judith with the Head of Holofernes": An Art Historical Detective Story

April 29, 2016

Fri. 4/29 at 12:15 PM at the MCA: Pieter Broucke recounts the quest to reattribute one of the museum’s earliest acquisitions from German artist Hans Von Aachen to Mannerist Orazio Samacchini. Part of the series Off the Wall: Informal Discussions About Art. $5 donation suggested for lunch; free to College ID cardholders

Catherine D’Ignazio

January 21, 2016

Thu. 1/21 at 5:30 PM at Johnson: Researcher, artist, and software developer Catherine D’Ignazio illustrates how she uses art and technology for civic engagement. Her work explores issues ranging from geographic bias in the news media to water quality to transgender rights.  Free

Taking Flight

May 11, 2016

Wed. 5/11 at 4:30 PM at the MCA: An informal showing of improvised movement works by students in the DANC 261 Improvisational Practices class, with sound by Dance Program musician Ron Rost. Free

Bodies of Early German Expressionism in the Weimar Era

February 2, 2016

Tues. 2/2 at 1:00 PM at the MCA: Sophie Bufton ’15.5 presents her independent research in dance history and German ausdruckstanz philosophy, with a focus on the works and influence of Mary Wigman (pictured). Free

Selected Scenes from Will, a New Play by Jon Glascoe ’78

February 28, 2016

Sun. 2/28 at 5:00 PM at the MCA: Shakespeare stands chained in the Tower of London, to be questioned by Robert Cecil and eventually the Queen herself. Performed by members of the Vermont Shakespeare Festival. Reception to follow. Free

Lysander Piano Trio

November 11, 2015

Wed. 11/11 at 7:30 PM at the MCA: These Concert Artists Guild Competition winners perform a special program honoring Veterans Day, "Silenced Voices: Music by European Composers Displaced by World War II." Tickets: $20/15/6


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