Arts Events

Archive 2013 Fall

Radical interdisciplinary artist Paul Vanouse integrates art and science, media and performance, to address scientific constructions of race and identity, and empower audiences to dismantle, critique and debunk forensic DNA “fingerprinting” used as criminal evidence in FBI and police practices. Remember the OJ Simpson case? This talk will creatively counter mass-media dramatizations that typically misinform the public, and provide audiences with the conceptual tools to understand current issues surrounding use of DNA imaging and databasing. Part of the "Bioart in an Industrial Wasteland" project. Co-sponsored by iEAR Presents and the RPI ARTS Department! 

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A seminar presentation and discussion with  Dr. Hanna Hoelling focusing on the topic: What specific kinds of change does a multimedia artwork undergo, and how does it maintain its identity through those changes? 

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Rensselaer Concert Choir Fall Concert
Chapel & Cultural Center
November 17, 2013 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Rensselaer Concert Choir, under the direction of Nicholas DeMaison, presents an evening of a cappella choral music classics by Monteverdi, Bruckner, Pärt, Ligeti, Thompson and Byrd.

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1+1 = Creative Collaborations
DCC Lobby
November 21, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

“1+1 = Creative Collaborations”, a multimedia collaborative performance, November 21st

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Rensselaer Orchestra Fall Concert

November 23, 2013 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The newly formed Rensselaer Orchestra, under the direction of Nicholas DeMaison, presents its first concert at the EMPAC Concert Hall.  Free and open to the public.

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Solo Studio Performance by Michael Century
West Hall, Room 323
November 26, 2013 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

This is will be an informal run-through of the complete program of Century's solo concert at Toronto's Music Gallery on Nov. 30.

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