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December 4 - 10, 2023 This Week in the Arts

Public events in the School of Art & Design + Performing Arts Division, week of December 4-10, 2023. All events are free and open to the public.

Tuesday, December 5, 4:30pm Scholes Library Painting Stacks: The Scholes Library Project This Junior Painting exhibition features paintings of books that each student selected from the collection at Scholes Library as an influence on their studio practice. The show includes work from the class, painting faculty, grad students, and librarians.


December 7, 8, 9, 7:30pm  CD Smith Theatre Divorce Diaries A fracture in a young marriage leads the couple to seek the advice of a marriage counselor. Will they reconcile their points of view? Will their relationship survive? Join us for "Divorce Diaries," a play conceived, written, designed, directed, and performed in its entirety by the students of the Collaborative Performance Lab.


December 8, 4:30pm Binns-Merrill Hall, Room 134, Alfred-Dusseldorf Painting Grad Studio paintiers open studio Join us on December 8 from 4:30 to 6:30 to see what the painting grad students have been working on all semester! Light refreshments will be served. 


December 9, 4-8pm Senior Shows BFA Exhibition Fall 2023 Turner Gallery and the 2nd Floor of Harder Hall. Opening Reception: Saturday, Dec 9, 4–8pm. Open Hours: December 10–13, 2023, 11am–4pm


December 9, 4:30pm The Inamori Kyocera Fine Ceramics Museum Palladium Room Glass Art Engine Exhibition This is an exhibition of interdisciplinary projects between glass engineering students and sculpture students.