Events

Events happening this week at FAU.

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Schmidt Center Gallery Public Space: November 21, 2014 – April 30, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Schmidt Center Gallery: November 21, 2014 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Ritter Art Gallery: January 15 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, January 14, 2015, 6:30pm Closed: December 22, 2014 – January 6, 2015 Co-curated by Rod Faulds and guest curator Jeanie Giebel, Altarations is an exhibition featuring contemporary artists that blend photographic images and processes to produce works that celebrate, contradict and undermine photographic traditions through altered images and references. Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30pm The Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) exhibition is the culminating project for students earning this degree in the Department of Visual Arts and Art History. The exhibition presents works approximately twenty students working in a wide variety of studio media. Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries or 561-297-2966 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM: Einstein and Picasso walk into a bar… Steve Martin’s comedy ranges from the ridiculous to the sublime as two historical figures debate what constitutes creativity and beautyTickets: $20. FAU faculty, staff, alumni $15. Students $12.www.fauevents.com

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Schmidt Center Gallery Public Space: November 21, 2014 – April 30, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Schmidt Center Gallery: November 21, 2014 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Ritter Art Gallery: January 15 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, January 14, 2015, 6:30pm Closed: December 22, 2014 – January 6, 2015 Co-curated by Rod Faulds and guest curator Jeanie Giebel, Altarations is an exhibition featuring contemporary artists that blend photographic images and processes to produce works that celebrate, contradict and undermine photographic traditions through altered images and references. Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30pm The Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) exhibition is the culminating project for students earning this degree in the Department of Visual Arts and Art History. The exhibition presents works approximately twenty students working in a wide variety of studio media. Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries or 561-297-2966 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM: Einstein and Picasso walk into a bar… Steve Martin’s comedy ranges from the ridiculous to the sublime as two historical figures debate what constitutes creativity and beautyTickets: $20. FAU faculty, staff, alumni $15. Students $12.www.fauevents.com

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM: Einstein and Picasso walk into a bar… Steve Martin’s comedy ranges from the ridiculous to the sublime as two historical figures debate what constitutes creativity and beautyTickets: $20. FAU faculty, staff, alumni $15. Students $12.www.fauevents.com

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM: Under conductor Kyle Prescott, the FAU Wind Ensemble continues to distinguish itself as a flagship ensemble of FAU. Suggested $10 donation at the door.

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM: Einstein and Picasso walk into a bar… Steve Martin’s comedy ranges from the ridiculous to the sublime as two historical figures debate what constitutes creativity and beautyTickets: $20. FAU faculty, staff, alumni $15. Students $12.www.fauevents.com

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM: Surround-sound bands, as the FAU Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, Chamber ensembles, and the Marching Owls join forces in the only venue large enough to hold them all – the beautiful Mizner Park Amphitheatre! The evening begins out in Plaza Real, with chamber groups performing from 6pm, culminating with the full bands on stage starting at 7pm! Don’t miss the spectacular finale, as the Marching Owls surround the audience! Under conductor Kyle Prescott, the FAU Wind Ensemble continues to distinguish itself as a flagship ensemble of FAU, performing works of the masters as well as the newest music for concert bands and wind ensembles. FREE and open to the public. 561-297-3853

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30pm The Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) exhibition is the culminating project for students earning this degree in the Department of Visual Arts and Art History. The exhibition presents works approximately twenty students working in a wide variety of studio media. Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries or 561-297-2966 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Schmidt Center Gallery Public Space: November 21, 2014 – April 30, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Schmidt Center Gallery: November 21, 2014 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Ritter Art Gallery: January 15 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, January 14, 2015, 6:30pm Closed: December 22, 2014 – January 6, 2015 Co-curated by Rod Faulds and guest curator Jeanie Giebel, Altarations is an exhibition featuring contemporary artists that blend photographic images and processes to produce works that celebrate, contradict and undermine photographic traditions through altered images and references. Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM: In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, please join us for a reading and lecture by celebrated Native American author and critic Gerald Vizenor titled, “WHITE EARTH IN FRANCE: Native American Indians in the First World War.' The reading will take place on Tuesday, 11/25 from 2:30-4 PM in CU 321/A. Vizenor will be reading from his newest book, Blue Ravens (Wesleyan UP), which is a historical novel inspired by the true stories of Native American soldiers in France in WWI. The reading will be followed by a conversation with the author and a book signing. Sponsored by the Department of English and the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs. Speaker bio: Gerald Vizenor is Professor Emeritus of American Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a citizen of the White Earth Nation, and has published more than thirty books, including Native Liberty: Natural Reason and Cultural Survivance, Survivance: Narratives of Native Presence, Native Storiers, Father Meme, Fugitive Poses: Native American Indian Scenes of Absence and Presence, Hiroshima Bugi: Atomu 57, Shrouds of White Earth, and The White Earth Nation: Ratification of a Native Democratic Constitution. His most recent publications are Blue Ravens, a historical novel about Native American Indians who served in the First World War in France, and Favor of Crows: New and Collected Haiku. Vizenor received an American Book Award for Griever: An American Monkey King in China, and for Chair of Tears, the Western Literature Association Distinguished Achievement Award, and the Lifetime Literary Achievement Award from the Native Writer's Circle of the Americas. Information: sprya@fau.edu /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:'Times New Roman','serif'; mso-fareast-language:JA;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Schmidt Center Gallery Public Space: November 21, 2014 – April 30, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Schmidt Center Gallery: November 21, 2014 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, November 20, 2014, 6:30pm Ritter Art Gallery: January 15 – February 28, 2015 Opening: Thursday, January 14, 2015, 6:30pm Closed: December 22, 2014 – January 6, 2015 Co-curated by Rod Faulds and guest curator Jeanie Giebel, Altarations is an exhibition featuring contemporary artists that blend photographic images and processes to produce works that celebrate, contradict and undermine photographic traditions through altered images and references. Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM: Opening: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30pm The Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) exhibition is the culminating project for students earning this degree in the Department of Visual Arts and Art History. The exhibition presents works approximately twenty students working in a wide variety of studio media. Free and open to the public. www.fau.edu/galleries or 561-297-2966 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:'Table Normal'; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-parent:''; mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt; mso-para-margin:0in; mso-para-margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:'Cambria','serif'; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}

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