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Past Arts and Performance Events

February 25, 2021

Sadie Red Wing

Sadie Red Wing, Visiting Designer | College of Visual and Performing Arts

February 25, 2021 at 7:00pm8:00pm EST

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Sadie Red Wing is a Lakota graphic designer and advocate from the Spirit Lake Nation of Fort Totten, North Dakota. Red Wing earned a B.F.A. in new media arts and interactive design at the Institute…

Cozart collage of art work

Panel Discussion with Steven Cozart, Kevin Cole, and Allan Edmunds | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 25, 2021 at 6:30pm8:00pm EST

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Three underrepresented male artists, Steven Cozart, Kevin Cole, and Allan Edmunds, will discuss their creative and pedagogical work as well as increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the arts…

February 24, 2021

Kirstin Valdez Quade

Raymond Carver Reading Series: Kirstin Valdez Quade

February 24, 2021 at 5:00pm6:00pm EST

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The Department of English in the College of Arts and Sciences presents the Raymond Carver Reading Series. Kirstin Valdez Quade is the author of Night at the Fiestas, which won the John Leonard Prize…

February 23, 2021

Black and white image of a seated woman, wearing a white collared shirt and black blazer, with hand to her collar

Lunchtime Lecture: As They Were, Berenice Abbott’s Queer Parisian Portraiture

February 23, 2021 at 12:15pm1:00pm EST

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Join Department of Art and Music Histories graduate student Mary Bedell G’21, curator of the virtual exhibition As They Were: Berenice Abbott’s Queer Parisian Portraiture, 1921- 1929, for a…

February 22, 2021

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Impact: Past, Present, Future (Episode II)

February 22, 2021 at 7:00pm9:00pm EST

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Inspired by Syracuse University’s 150th anniversary, the Department of Drama in the College of Visual and Performing Arts will virtually present the second episode of “Impact: Past, Present,…

February 21, 2021

University Union Presents: Maggie Rogers

February 21, 2021 at 8:00pm9:00pm EST

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University Union is excited to announce a virtual concert featuring Maggie Rogers. The event is free and open to Syracuse University and SUNY-ESF students and faculty/staff only. The show has been…

February 19, 2021

Musician Sam Swanson at microphone singing

CNY Jazz Virtual Concert Series: Sam Swanson

February 19, 2021 at 8:00pm10:00pm EST

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Tune into a show produced by CNY Jazz Central exclusively for Syracuse University students, faculty and staff! This week the featured artist is Sam Swanson. Access the concert here. The show will…

February 18, 2021

Sue Spaid

Sue Spaid | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 18, 2021 at 6:30pm8:00pm EST

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The author of five books on art and ecology, Sue Spaid recently published her first philosophy monograph “The Philosophy of Curatorial Practice: Between Work and World” (2020). A former museum…

Aaron Turner: Virtual Gallery Talk and Q&A

February 18, 2021 at 6:00pm7:00pm EST

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Light Work will exhibit more than 20 works by Arkansas–based photographer Aaron Turner in its first main gallery show of 2021. Aaron Turner: Black Alchemy, Backwards/Forwards will be on view in the…

Africa Initiative

Africa Initiative event: Revolutions in Africa

February 18, 2021 at 4:00pm6:30pm EST

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The Department of African American Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences presents: Africa Initiative event: Revolutions in Africa. Speakers: Dr. Amy K. Kallander Dr. Jeanette S. Jouili The…

February 16, 2021

Perception Magazine Table at Schine

February 16, 2021 at 10:00am7:00pm EST

Schine Student Center, ATRIUM 4

Come by Schine to pick up copies of our Fall 2020 issue! Perception is Syracuse University’s only arts and literary magazine that prints an issue once per semester. We accept submissions from…

February 12, 2021

Joe Driscoll holding guitar

CNY Jazz Virtual Concert Series: Joe Driscoll

February 12, 2021 at 8:00pm10:00pm EST

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Tune into a show produced by CNY Jazz Central exclusively for Syracuse University students, faculty and staff! This week the featured artist is Joe Driscoll.  Access the concert here! The show will…

Digital movie poster for the movie Freaky.

University Union Cinemas Screening: Freaky

February 12, 2021 at 8:00pmFebruary 14, 2021 at 8:00pm EST

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Join University Union for a virtual screening of Freaky.

February 11, 2021

Andrew Reeder | Visiting Artist Lecture Series

February 11, 2021 at 6:30pm8:00pm EST

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Andrew Reeder is a leading concept designer based in the Los Angeles area. He studied architecture at UC Berkeley and Yale University and has worked on numerous film projects, including Avatar,…

February 4, 2021

‘What Happened: Luis Arnias, Simon Liu, and Zhou Tao’ Exhibition

February 4, 2021April 3, 2021 EST

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Light Work’s Urban Video Project presents What Happened, a three-person exhibition featuring the work of filmmakers Luis Arnias, Simon Liu, and Zhou Tao. The installation will be on view from…

January 26, 2021

Art work by Lavett Ballard

Art Exhibit: Stories My Grandmother Told Me

January 26, 2021March 20, 2021 EST

Community Folk Art Center, CFAC Gallery

In celebration of Black History Month, the Community Folk Art Center presents the art exhibit, “Stories My Grandmother Told Me,” featuring New Jersey-based artist Lavett Ballard. Ballard’s use…

January 25, 2021

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Impact: Past, Present, Future (Episode I)

January 25, 2021 at 7:00pm9:00pm EST

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Inspired by Syracuse University’s 150th anniversary, the Department of Drama in the College of Visual and Performing Arts will virtually present the first episode of “Impact: Past, Present,…

‘Aaron Turner: Black Alchemy, Backwards/Forwards’ Exhibition

January 25, 2021March 4, 2021 EST

Light Work

Light Work’s galleries are currently closed to the general public as part of our ongoing effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. We encourage patrons to visit our exhibitions and events online and…

December 19, 2020

A trumpet player in the SU Brass Ensemble

Syracuse University Brass Ensemble Virtual Holiday Concert

December 19, 2020 at 7:00pm8:00pm EST

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The award-winning Syracuse University Brass Ensemble (SUBE), directed by James T. Spencer, will present three Fall/Winter concerts on Facebook Live. Curated mostly from Hendricks Chapel’s archives,…

December 12, 2020

A illustration of Hendricks Chapel showing music notes streaming out from the building

Horns and Harmonies Concert Rebroadcast

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

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The award-winning Syracuse University Brass Ensemble (SUBE), directed by James T. Spencer, will present three Fall/Winter concerts on Facebook Live. Curated mostly from Hendricks Chapel’s archives,…