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Past College of Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) Events

January 13, 2021

Dan Silver

VPA Alumni Career Chat with Dan Silver ’01, Director of Documentary Feature Films, Netflix

January 13, 2021 at 5:30pm6:30pm EST

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The College of Visual and Performing Arts’ Office of Academic and Career Advising presents an alumni career chat with Dan Silver ’01, director of documentary feature films at Netflix and…

January 7, 2021

Danielle Nottingham

Alumni Career Chat | College of Visual and Performing Arts

January 7, 2021 at 7:00pm8:00pm EST

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Presented by the College of Visual and Performing Arts’ Office of Academic and Career Advising. Launch 2021 with a career chat from VPA grad Danielle Nottingham, co-host of NBC’s Emmy Award…

November 22, 2020

Acoustic guitar

Liamna Pestana, guitar | Setnor Student Recital Series (Postponed)

November 22, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm EST

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**Please note that this event has been postponed due to the November 11 announcement that residential instruction would conclude on November 12.** Liamna Pestana, a student in the Setnor School of…

November 19, 2020

Jackie Sumell

jackie sumell | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

November 19, 2020 at 6:30pm8:30pm EST

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jackie sumell is a prison abolitionist and multidisciplinary artist inspired most by the lives of everyday people. She has spent the last 2-decades working directly with incarcerated folx, most…

November 18, 2020

Sara Bowen and the National Museum of the US Army

Sara Bowen ’12, National Museum of the United States Army

November 18, 2020 at 7:00pm8:00pm EST

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The museum studies program in the College of Visual and Performing Arts’ School of Design, in collaboration with the National Veterans Resource Center Gallery at Syracuse University, is pleased to…

November 17, 2020

Crouse College on a sunny day.

Percussion Ensemble | Setnor Ensemble Series (Recorded Performance)

November 17, 2020 at 8:00pm9:00pm EST

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**Please note that this event has been postponed due to the November 11 announcement that residential instruction would conclude on November 12. However, the ensemble was able to record a performance…

November 13, 2020

photos of Poister competition finalists

Virtual Final Round: Arthur Poister Competition in Organ Playing

November 13, 2020 at 7:00pm9:00pm EST

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Syracuse University partners with the Syracuse Chapter of the American Guild of Organists to present the virtual final round of the 2020 Arthur Poister Competition in Organ Playing. Established in…

November 12, 2020

Action Reaction banner

Industrial and Interaction Design Alumni Panel Discussion

November 12, 2020 at 7:00pm8:00pm EST

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The online discussion “Action Reaction: Design responds to our changing world” will feature a panel of industrial and interaction design (IID) alumni working in the arenas of…

Karla Rosas

KARLINCHE | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

November 12, 2020 at 6:30pm8:30pm EST

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Karla Rosas is KARLINCHE, an undocumented illustrator and painter born in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, and based in New Orleans, Louisiana. Much of Karla’s work explores the relationship between…

November 6, 2020

Brazilian ensemble

Tribute to John Burdick, featuring Brazilian Ensemble

November 6, 2020 at 4:00pm5:00pm EST

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A tribute to John Burdick featuring the Setnor School of Music’s Brazilian Ensemble. Live Streaming Click here for YouTube stream.

October 29, 2020

Dorian Wood

Dorian Wood | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

October 29, 2020 at 6:30pm8:30pm EDT

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Dorian Wood seeks to glorify both the sanctity and irreverence of intimacy. Through the use of their corpulent body and booming voice, Wood revels in challenging the artist-audience separation, using…

October 28, 2020

Theresa Chen

The Meaning of Journey | A Solo Piano Recital, Theresa Chen

October 28, 2020 at 7:30pm9:00pm EDT

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What does the world “journey” mean to you? When was the last time you travel? Did you enjoy the moment with Mother Nature? What did you learn from trips? Through presenting a…

October 27, 2020

Andrew Kautz

Andrew Kautz | Soyars Leadership Lecture Series

October 27, 2020 at 6:30pm7:50pm EDT

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Andrew Kautz is Chief Operating Officer of Big Machine Label Group in Nashville. In this position, Kautz oversees all operations of the label, spearheading the company’s financial, legal,…

Sex and power lecture

Sex and Power: The Visual Language of Oppression

October 27, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

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A CINEMATIC TALK BY FILM DIRECTOR NINA MENKES Live Zoom Webinar Pioneering feminist filmmaker Nina Menkes presents her acclaimed live talk previously presented at Cannes Film Festival. In it she…

October 25, 2020

Crouse College during the autumn.

Jessica Montogmery, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

October 25, 2020 at 7:00pm9:00pm EDT

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Jessica Montogmery, a student in the Setnor School of Music, performs. Timeline of Performance 7 p.m. start 7:30 p.m. intermission 8 p.m. second half 9 p.m. end of performance Live Streaming This…

Steinway piano.

Xiaoqiong Fan, piano | Setnor Student Recital Series

October 25, 2020 at 2:00pm3:00pm EDT

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Xiaoqiong 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…

October 23, 2020

Crouse college in the fall.

Lindsey Bartlett, voice | Setnor Student Recital Series

October 23, 2020 at 7:00pm8:30pm 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…

October 22, 2020

Marty two bulls

Marty Two Bulls Jr. | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

October 22, 2020 at 6:30pm8:30pm EDT

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Marty Two Bulls Jr. is an artist and educator based in Rapid City, South Dakota. Two Bulls is an enrolled member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe and was raised in the high plains of South Dakota. Two Bulls…

October 19, 2020

Anne Laver

Improvisation for Beginning Organists | Anne Laver

October 19, 2020 at 3:00pm5:30pm EDT

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This webinar will demonstrate how to incorporate improvisation pedagogy when teaching beginning organists of any age or experience level. Anne Laver is Professor of Organ and University Organist at…

October 18, 2020

The wind ensemble performs.

Family Weekend | Wind Ensemble

October 18, 2020 at 2:00pm4:00pm EDT

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The Syracuse University Wind Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Bradley P. Ethington and Dr. Timothy W. Diem. Live Streaming This will be recorded and live-streamed on Setnor’s Facebook. All…