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April 1 - 7, 2024 This Week in the Arts

Public events in the School of Art & Design + Performing Arts Division, week of April 1 - 7, 2024. All events are free and open to the public.

April 2, 7pm Nevins Theater Women of Influence Keynote Speaker Sophia Chang

April 4 - 6, 7:30pm Miller Theater Theatre Production: Little Dog Laughed

April 7-20, 12-8pm Wolfbat Wearable Sculpture Workshop

This is a two-week, come-and-go-as-you-please workshop hosted by artist Dennis McNett. McNett has held these workshops across the country in which participants create wearable sculptures in the form of full head coverings. There is no fee and all supplies will be provided. These workshops culminate in a procession with McNett's 12-foot puppets and costumes, happening this year on Hot Dog Day.


MFA Thesis Exhibitions Open every Saturday, 6-8pm

April 6, 2024 Cohen Gallery, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Robert C. Turner Gallery



  • Mim Weinkauf Alfred-Düsseldorf Painting Cohen Gallery Gallery Talk 4/8, 12pm
  • Mike Schultz Electronic Integrated Arts Fosdick-Nelson Gallery          
  • Micah Alhadeff TRANSGRESS Electronic Integrated Arts Fosdick-Nelson Gallery          
  • Claire Cadorette I'm Just a Kid Sculpture Dimensional Studies Robert C. Turner Gallery Gallery Talk 4/9, 4:30pm
  • Archer Rivers Emergence of language; rumination of an artist Alfred-Düsseldorf Painting Robert C. Turner Gallery Gallery Talk 4/8, 12:30pm


through July 30, 2024 Alfred Ceramic Art Museum Bill and Jack and Other Friends

Every Friday, 5pm  The Brick Open Draw