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Past College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Events

July 2, 2021

Collage of student artwork.

Distant | Syracuse University MFA Artists in Residence

July 2, 2021 at 8:00amJuly 19, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT

House 406B, Colonels Row, Governors Island, NYC, NY

Syracuse University is proud to present the 2021 artists in residence on Governors Island Ayesha Rumi, Maya Stern, and Katie Virag, in their opening of Distant. This exhibition will be on view in…

June 4, 2021

Competition date, time, place

Poister Organ Competition: Final Round

June 4, 2021 at 7:00pm9:00pm EDT

St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 310 Montgomery Street, Syracuse

The Setnor School of Music partners with Syracuse Chapter of the American Guild of Organists to present the in-person final round of the annual Arthur Poister Competition in Organ Playing. Three…

May 26, 2021

Communications Design Projects

2021 Communications Design New Talent Preview

May 26, 2021July 16, 2021 EDT

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  Presenting work from the 2021 Communications Design graduating class. View portfolios with a diverse blend of projects that span across a broad range of skills including branding,…

May 25, 2021

Collage of student work

Design M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition 2021 | Shaping our World

May 25, 2021 at 8:00amJuly 15, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT

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The decision to narrow your focus to a specific thesis topic can be challenging, even during the best of times. However, again this year our students have risen to the occasion and found ways to…

Collage of drama students

Drama Showcase 2021

May 25, 2021 at 8:00amJuly 15, 2021 at 5:00pm EDT

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Presenting members of the Class of 2021 who majored in stage management, theater design and technology, or theater management in the Department of Drama at Syracuse University. View the showcase.

Meet the Designers

Industrial + Interaction Design Thesis Showcase 2021

May 25, 2021July 15, 2021 EDT

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Presenting work from the 2021 graduating class in Industrial and Interaction Design at Syracuse University’s College of Visual and Performing Arts.  These year-long thesis projects embrace the…

May 21, 2021

BFA Show for Computer Art and Animation

Computer Art & Animation BFA Show 2021

May 21, 2021 at 7:00pm8:00pm EDT

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Virtual Screening on Zoom, please click this URL to join. https://syracuseuniversity.zoom.us/s/91723344162?pwd=Wk5DZWRIR2pZUk4zQWNMajBJYStwUT09 Passcode: 836360 We cordially invite you to attend the…

VPA Master’s Hooding Ceremony Livestream

May 21, 2021 at 11:00am12:00pm EDT

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The College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) will livestream its Master’s Hooding Ceremony. The hooding of master’s candidates prior to Commencement is a special tradition at VPA and…

May 14, 2021

Crouse College rises above green foliage with orange flowers.

Natalie Pereira, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 14, 2021 at 8:00pm9:00pm EDT

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Natalie Pereira, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a…

May 13, 2021

Steinway piano.

Celia Fan, piano | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 13, 2021 at 8:00pm9:00pm EDT

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Celia Fan, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a limited…

May 11, 2021

Crouse College rises above green foliage with orange flowers.

Yingqi (Lareina) Wang, piano | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 11, 2021 at 8:00pm9:00pm EDT

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Yingqi (Lareina) Wang, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will…

Julie Kubacki

Julie Kubacki: VP of Promotion 300 Entertainment | Soyars Leadership Lecture Series

May 11, 2021 at 6:30pm7:50pm EDT

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Music has always been a part of Julie Kubacki’s life.  Growing up in a family of classica musicians, Julie was accepted to Syracuse University on cello scholarship and graduated from VPA’s…

Carrying the Thick Present: Maya Stern, Aanchal Raisahib, and Brett Morgan

May 11, 2021 at 12:15pm1:00pm EDT

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Join Carrying the Thick Present exhibiting artists Maya Stern, Aanchal Raisahib, and Brett Morgan as they discuss their work currently on view at the Syracuse University Art Museum (Morgan and…

May 9, 2021

Crouse College rises above green foliage with orange flowers.

Sarah Caporin, trumpet | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 9, 2021 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

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Sarah Caporin, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a…

May 8, 2021

Snow sits on the edges of Crouse College’s exterior architecture surrounding a large stained glass window.

Chris Spinelli, piano | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 8, 2021 at 8:00pm9:00pm EDT

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Chris Spinelli, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a…

Spring Trees in Font of Crouse College, Tolley and Maxwell

Jonathan Harrity, clarinet | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 8, 2021 at 5:00pm6:00pm EDT

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Jonathan Harrity, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a…

Crouse College

Claire Nolan, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 8, 2021 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

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Claire Nolan, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a…

May 7, 2021

Crouse College

Lindsey Bartlett, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

May 7, 2021 at 7:00pm8:00pm EDT

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Lindsey Bartlett, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed. All recitals will include full use of masks, distancing, and will have a…

May 5, 2021

A map of the united states made from fabric

Caitlin Foley & Misha Rabinovich | Artist Talk

May 5, 2021 at 9:30am10:30am EDT

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Caitlin & Misha caitlinandmisha.com Artist duo Caitlin & Misha find inspiration in naturally occurring systems such as rhizomatic networks of mycelium, the microbiome ecology, and emergent…

May 4, 2021

Crouse College on a sunny day.

Percussion Ensemble | Setnor Ensemble Series

May 4, 2021 at 8:00pm9:00pm EDT

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The Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Michael W. Bull, performs. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately…