The Assassin

January 30, 2016

Sat. 1/30 at 3:00 and 8:00 PM at Dana: Legendary Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien wowed this year’s Cannes Film Festival (where he won Best Director) with this awe-inspiring film, his first in eight years. Free

Senior Studio Art Thesis Exhibition

May 16, 2016

Opening Mon. 5/16 at Johnson: Students in ART 700 exhibit works in various media in this culminating exhibition, which showcases the work of advanced students completing semester-long independent studio art. On view through 5/26. Free

Anne Janson, flute

November 1, 2015

Sun. 11/1 at 4:00 PM at the MCA: Affiliate artist Anne Janson and UVM colleague Sylvia Parker perform the Claude Bolling Suite for flute and jazz trio with UVM music faculty Jeff Salisbury, drums, and John Rivers, bass. Also: works by Mozart, Bartók, and Faure. Free

Gallery Talk: Paul Strand in Context

July 21, 2016

Thu. 7/21 at 4:30 at the Museum: Long-time photographer Jim Blair shares his observations about Paul Strand’s working method and choice of subjects, and elaborates on Strand’s use of a Deardorff camera, an example of which is on loan to the exhibit from Blair’s collection. Offered in conjunction with the museum's current exhibition Paul Strand in Vermont: 1943–1946. Free

Saitō Kazō’s “Synthetic Art”: New Designs for Modern Japan

March 11, 2016

Fri. 3/11 at 12:15 PM at the MCA: Gennifer Weisenfeld of Duke University analyzes designs by celebrated Japanese designer Saitō Kazō, as part of the series Off the Wall: Informal Discussions About Art. Stay for a light lunch in the lobby. $5 donation suggested; free to College ID cardholders

Liz Lerman, MacArthur Genius and Professor of the Practice

November 16, 2015

Mon. 11/16-Wed. 11/18 at the MCA: Lerman (choreographer, performer, writer, educator, speaker, and MacArthur “Genius Grant” recipient) offers 3 days of residency activities including workshops, a lecture/booksigning, and more. Free


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