Arts Events

Archive 2011

Food and Memory Workshop
Gallery 111, West Hall
March 2, 2011 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
hosted by Ellie MarkovitchEvent Details
Paula Matthusen
West Hall Auditorium
March 2, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
New compositions for eclectic ensembles in concert
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Larry Polansky
West Hall Auditorium
March 9, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Concert of ensemble pieces featuring guitar, computer, flute, percussion, and piano
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If Truth be Told
Martinez Gallery: 3 Broadway, Troy, NY
March 12, 2011 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Clara Tomaz' video DEVIATIONS AND STRAIGHT LINE included group show
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Nostalgia for the Light with filmmaker Patricio Guzman
The Sanctuary for Independent Media
March 20, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Screening
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Do Not Believe Your Eyes, 2000
Gallery 111, West Hall
March 21, 2011 4:00 PM - March 26, 2011
Looped film screening by Oleg MavromattiEvent Details
George Quasha
West Hall Room 413
March 22, 2011 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PhD colloquium lectureEvent Details
Failure
Collar Works Gallery, 444 River Street, 3rd Floor, Troy NY 12180
March 25, 2011 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
A group show that features Kathy High's new works with animals.Event Details
Don Ihde
West Hall Room 413
March 29, 2011 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PhD colloquium lecture
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BLUE MORPH
Gallery 111, West Hall
March 30, 2011 4:00 PM - April 15, 2011
Exhibit by media artist Victoria Vesna + nanoscientist Jim GimzewskiEvent Details
The Afro Asian Scientific Soul Duo: Fred Ho and Salim Washington
The Sanctuary for Independent Media
March 30, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Multi-Media/Music Performance
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Stretched Boundaries
West Hall Auditorium
March 31, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Troy Paradio and PolyChoral Concert
Troy Riverfront Park to EMPAC Concert Hall
April 6, 2011 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Outdoor processional performance to indoor vocal extravaganza!Event Details
Victoria Vesna
West Hall Room 413
April 12, 2011 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
PhD colloquium lecture
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Victoria Vesna & Jim Gimzewski
Biotech Auditorium (CBIS)
April 12, 2011 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Lecture and Gallery receptionEvent Details
Screening: ManDove
EMPAC Theater
April 13, 2011 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
New work by Jim de Seve and Kian Tjong
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Performance: Theory of Flight
EMPAC, Studio 1 - Goodman
April 16, 2011 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
A biology and art fantasy in the pursuit of human flight
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Cecilia Dougherty
West Hall Room 413
April 19, 2011 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PhD colloquium lecture
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TILT/SHIFT: works from Advanced Digital Imaging
Gallery 111, West Hall
April 20, 2011 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
A student exhibition of photography, collage, stencil, processing, assemblage, and projection projects.Event Details
Michael Century, solo concert
EMPAC Theater
April 25, 2011 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Classical and Contemporary PianoEvent Details
Adam Zaretsky, (RPI E-Arts PhD Candidate)

April 26, 2011 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
PhD colloquium lecture
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Pure Performance
Gallery 111, West Hall
April 27, 2011 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Student work from Nao Bustamante's performance class.Event Details
Dancing for Dara
West Hall Auditorium
April 27, 2011 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A multi-city fundraising screening for Dara GreenwaldEvent Details
Junior Senior EART EMAC Exhibition
Arts Center of the Capital Region
April 29, 2011 5:00 PM - May 6, 2011
Exhibition and Screening of Art work from this years Junior and Senior students.
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GameFest Symposium and Exhibition
Armory and Biotech Auditorium
May 6, 2011 5:00 PM - May 7, 2011
Featuring student designed games, a keynote by Brian Reynolds, Chief Game Designer at Zynga and panel discussions with industry experts.Event Details
Infinity Simulator
EMPAC, Studio 1
May 12, 2011 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
A thesis project by XXXY
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Other's Concept
West Hall, First floor, RPI Campus
May 15, 2011 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
New work by students in the Electronic Arts MFA and PhD programs.Event Details
Boryana Rossa's Bootleg Garden
Gallery 111, West Hall
May 19, 2011 4:00 PM - May 26, 2011
An installation that examines the impact of biotechnology on global food production and local markets.Event Details
XMALIA, songs about extinction by C. RYDER COOLEY
Club Helsinki, Hudson NY
May 26, 2011 8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Music! Trapeze! Taxidermy!Event Details
Local broadcast of "Animalia" on TvFILM
WMHT TV
July 24, 2011 10:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Animation by C. Ryder Cooley and Bart WoodstrupEvent Details
"Apres le Deluge, 1913-1947": Surveys key moments and tensions within the historical avant-garde, with examples from dance, abstract film and animation, experimental music, and critical theory.Event Details
Vollmer Fries Lecture: Dmitri Tymoczko "A Geometry of Music"
EMPAC, Theater
October 5, 2011 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Lecture and performance with reception to follow at 3:30pmEvent Details
"The Panacea That Failed, 1948-1974": Balances the celebratory heyday of art and technology against a rising tide of disillusionment and media-archeological irony.Event Details
Suzanne Anker
West Hall, Room 211
October 12, 2011 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
PhD Colloquium LectureEvent Details
StoryHarvest: A celebration of Art and Food from Seed to Table
Collard City Growers: 3337 6th Ave. & The Sanctuary for Independent Media: 3361 6th Ave., Troy, NY
October 15, 2011 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cultivate community through cooking and eating, sharing stories, making music, and watching films. Bring your seeds, spoons, and stories!
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Rensselaer Music Association Concert
EMPAC Concert Hall
October 29, 2011 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Liza Johnson
Center for Biotechnology & Interdisciplinary Studies (CBIS) Auditorium, RPI Campus, Troy, NY
November 2, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Liza Johnson presents her short films with moderated discussion.
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Mark Shepard
West Hall, Room 112
November 8, 2011 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
"Pathetic Fallacies and Category Mistakes: making sense and nonsense of the (near-future) Sentient City" - PhD Colloquium lecture
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Piano Waves Rensselaer + Saint Rose
EMPAC Concert Hall
November 9, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
LINEAR AND AERIAL PERSPECTIVES
EMPAC, Studio 2
November 16, 2011 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Screening + Performance by Clara Tomaz, Reception to follow
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Either/Orchestra, "The Collected Unconscious"
The Sanctuary for Independent Media, 3361 6th Ave., North Troy
November 20, 2011 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
"Virtuality to Virtuosity, 1974-2011": Moves beyond what some have termed the crisis of new media art today—its relegation to "cool obscurity" by the institutional art world, and its simultaneous co-option by the information industries—by sketching out an anti-anti-utopian view of the potential of experimental artworks as "extraordinary freedom machines."Event Details
Neil Rolnick: Scenes from MONO
EMPAC Theater
December 1, 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Selections from Rolnick's work-in-progress, MONO, which explores a world of fading senses.Event Details
Rensselaer Music Association Winter Concert
EMPAC Concert Hall
December 3, 2011 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Oscillations: Electronic Arts Graduate Show
West Hall, RPI campus
December 11, 2011 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Electronic Arts graduate students present "Oscillations," a group show of new works on December 11th.Event Details