Past College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Events

January 24, 2020

Marianne Solivan

Marianne Solivan in Concert

January 24, 2020 at 8:00pm9:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Marianne Solivan, a faculty member in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Solivan has made a name for herself as a hard swinging, passionate, vocalist who has a commanding stage presence and is…

January 23, 2020

Sharon Louden

Sharon Louden | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

January 23, 2020 at 6:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Sharon Louden is an artist, educator, advocate for artists, editor of the Living and Sustaining a Creative Life series of books, and the artistic director of the visual arts at Chautauqua…

January 22, 2020

The Wolves show poster

The Wolves

January 22, 2020February 16, 2020

Syracuse Stage

An exhilarating new drama and Off-Broadway smash hit! Enter a world you think you may know. The Wolves are a girls’ soccer team. The nine players are 16 and 17 years old. Over a series of wintry…

January 21, 2020

Crouse in winter.

Percussion Ensemble | Setnor Ensemble Series

January 21, 2020 at 8:00pm9:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

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

January 17, 2020

Keeping Warm at Syracuse poster.

LET IT SNOW: Keeping Warm at Syracuse University, 1870-2020

January 17, 2020February 28, 2020

Nancy Cantor Warehouse, Sue and Leon Genet Gallery (First Floor)

LET IT SNOW: Keeping Warm at Syracuse University, 1870-2020 Selections from the Sue Ann Genet Costume Collection Now on view through February 28, 2020 Opening Reception Wednesday, January 22, 6:00…

January 16, 2020

Margaretha Haughwout

Margaretha Haughwout | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

January 16, 2020 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Margaretha Haughwout enacts multispecies worlding, a “patterning of possible worlds,” which is a co-becoming that occurs through entanglements with other species. Haughwout collaborates with…

Seated Native American

Making History, Justifying Conquest: Depictions of Native Americans in American Book Company Textbooks

January 16, 2020March 13, 2020

Shaffer Art Building, SUArt Galleries

As the USA rose in world power in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, a government-led emphasis emerged in promoting a national history in which the conquest of Native peoples was…

January 13, 2020

Lightwork exhibit photography

Transmedia Photography Annual 2020 Exhibition

January 13, 2020March 7, 2020

2020 Transmedia Photography Annual Hallway Gallery January 13 – March 7 Reception: Thursday, January 30, 5-7 PM Light Work is pleased to present the “2020 Transmedia Photography Annual”…

December 8, 2019

Holidays at Hendricks

Holidays at Hendricks

December 8, 2019 at 4:30pm8:30pm

Hendricks Chapel

Syracuse University invites the Central New York community to Holidays at Hendricks, which will expand to two performances in Hendricks Chapel for the first time. On Sunday, Dec. 8, two identical…

Cosplaying

Campus Cosplay Contest

December 8, 2019 at 2:00pm3:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Open to all! Please come and show off your amazing cosplays! No pre-registration necessary. The contest is open to everyone: Syracuse University students, people from the local community and anywhere…

December 7, 2019

Shaffer Art Building in the winter.

Nicholas Peta, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

December 7, 2019 at 5:30pm6:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Nicholas Peta performs. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior to the concert’s start time. Watch Live

December 6, 2019

The Gallery Fashion Show

December 6, 2019 at 7:00pm10:00pm

Skybarn

The Gallery is a fashion exhibition that showcases Fashion as a form of art. Through the show, the Fashion and Design Society emphasizes the idea that Fashion and Art are synonymous. Fashion is art…

The jazz and rock ensembles perform.

JCM: Jazz Guitar Ensemble and Rock Ensemble | Setnor Ensemble Series

December 6, 2019 at 5:30pm7:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

The Jazz Guitar Ensemble and Rock Ensembles perform under the direction of Rick Balestra.

December 5, 2019

The orchestra performs.

Chamber Ensembles | Setnor Ensemble Series

December 5, 2019 at 8:00pm9:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

The chamber ensembles perform under the direction of William Knuth. Live Streaming This event will be streamed live. Please note that the video player will not become active until immediately prior…

Shaffer Art Building in the winter.

Orange Unified

December 5, 2019 at 7:00pm8:30pm

Shaffer Art Building, 201

Orange Unified performs.

The Conflict Kitchen project.

Dawn Weleski | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

December 5, 2019 at 6:30pm8:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, Shemin Auditorium

Dawn Weleski’s art practice administers a political stress test, antagonizing routine cultural behavior by re-purposing underground brawls, revolutionary protests, and political offices as…

School of Art Holiday Sale

December 5, 2019 at 10:00am6:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, First-Floor Galleria

The School of Art Holiday Sale features work by the following groups: Mugs/ceramics from the Shaped Clay Society Jewelry/metals from the JAM Club (jewelry and metalsmithing club) Prints from Command…

December 4, 2019

Crouse in winter at night.

Syracuse University Opera Workshop Presents ‘Vignettes: Ellis Island’

December 4, 2019 at 7:00pm8:00pm

Crouse College, Setnor Auditorium

Syracuse University’s Opera Workshop presents Vignettes: Ellis Island, a staged song cycle by Alan Louis Smith. Directed by Kathleen Roland-Silverstein with Kathleen W. Haddock, pianist and…

School of Art Holiday Sale

December 4, 2019 at 10:00am6:00pm

Shaffer Art Building, First-Floor Galleria

The School of Art Holiday Sale features work by the following groups: Mugs/ceramics from the Shaped Clay Society Jewelry/metals from the JAM Club (jewelry and metalsmithing club) Prints from Command…

People at an art sale

School of Art Holiday Sale

December 4, 2019December 6, 2019

Shaffer Art Building, First-Floor Galleria

The School of Art Holiday Sale features work by the following groups: Mugs/ceramics from the Shaped Clay Society Jewelry/metals from the JAM Club (jewelry and metalsmithing club) Prints from Command…