Arts and Humanities Events

April 3 - 9, 2019

Wednesday, April 3

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

"Politics of Modern Middle Eastern Art" by Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi

Yale University lecturer Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi discusses the political undertones of iconic artworks of the 20th century in the Arab world. From the...

Far Away Opening Night Reception

The Colgate University Department of Theater invites you to the Far Away Opening Night Reception on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. in the...

Far Away

The Colgate University Department of Theater is proud to present Far Away, a play by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Simona Giurgea. Far Away written by Caryl...

Thursday, April 4

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

A Reading by Chinese Poet Yu Jian: A Long Poem on Being a Poet and Short Poems on Hamilton

The celebrated Chinese poet Yu Jian will give a reading with English translation of selected poems, from ruminations on being a poet in China today, to...

Lee Brown Coye: Out of Sheer Art

Join the Picker Art Gallery for Lee Brown Coye: Out of Sheer Art, a lecture on the prolific Central New York artist by Coye biographer Luis Ortiz. Lee Brown...

Leading in the Arts — Panel

Throughout history, the arts have connected, inspired, and led us to action. You are invited to a panel of alumni, parents, and faculty that will explore how...

Art & Art History Presents: Paul Catanese; Century of Progress/Sleep

LIVE PERFORMANCES! Colgate University’s Clifford Art Gallery and the Department of Art and Art History will host a workshop/residency with Paul Catanese...

Far Away

The Colgate University Department of Theater is proud to present Far Away, a play by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Simona Giurgea. Far Away written by Caryl...

Friday, April 5

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

What If Poetry Could Make You Immortal? Performance and Ritual in the Vedas

The Department of the Classics presents the Edmands-Merrill Lecture featuring Dr. Caley Smith, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religion, Young Harris...

Art & Art History presents: Century of Progress/Sleep

Colgate Department of Art and Art History and The Ho Tung Visualization Lab will play host to Paul Catanese's Century of Progress / Sleep. Century of...

From Robotic Operas to City Symphonies and Beyond

Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar, Tod Machover, Muriel R. Cooper Professor of Music and Media, MIT Media Lab, will speak. A look at the future of music,...

Colgate University Chamber Players

Rhapsody Part II Laura Klugherz, director George Gershwin, Beethoven, William Grant Still, and more

International Poetry Night

Join us in the Keck Center lounge for our Fourth Annual International Poetry Night, with special guest poet Yu Jian! Students, faculty, and staff will read...

Friday Night Film Series: BLACK PANTHER

(dir. Ryan Coogler, 2018, 135 min) In this show-stopping installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe which has also had a historic run at the box office,...

Art & Art History Presents: Paul Catanese; Century of Progress/Sleep

LIVE PERFORMANCES! Colgate University’s Clifford Art Gallery and the Department of Art and Art History will host a workshop/residency with Paul Catanese...

Far Away

The Colgate University Department of Theater is proud to present Far Away, a play by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Simona Giurgea. Far Away written by Caryl...

Saturday, April 6

Working papers colloquium:  Performance, Decoloniality, and Translation in Latin American Cultural Production

This research event will feature one invited speaker (Professor José Antonio Mazzotti from Tufts University) plus paper presentations from scholars coming...

Moments in History — Architecture of Colgate's Past

Explore the architecture of Colgate's past with Robert McVaugh, Professor of Art and Art History. This event is part of the Colgate Leadership Tradition at...

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

Art & Art History Presents: Paul Catanese; Century of Progress/Sleep

LIVE PERFORMANCES! Colgate University’s Clifford Art Gallery and the Department of Art and Art History will host a workshop/residency with Paul Catanese...

Art & Art History Presents: Paul Catanese; Century of Progress/Sleep

LIVE PERFORMANCES! Colgate University’s Clifford Art Gallery and the Department of Art and Art History will host a workshop/residency with Paul Catanese...

Far Away

The Colgate University Department of Theater is proud to present Far Away, a play by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Simona Giurgea. Far Away written by Caryl...

Sunday, April 7

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

Far Away

The Colgate University Department of Theater is proud to present Far Away, a play by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Simona Giurgea. Far Away written by Caryl...

Colgate University Orchestra Concert

The Colgate University Orchestra (Marietta Cheng, conductor) will perform Beethoven’s exuberant Eighth Symphony on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 3:30 p.m. in the...

Far Away

The Colgate University Department of Theater is proud to present Far Away, a play by Caryl Churchill. Directed by Simona Giurgea. Far Away written by Caryl...

Monday, April 8

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

Tuesday, April 9

Clifford Galley exhibition: Ken Landauer '87; Functure

Functure: functional sculpture constructed to puncture and suture the junctures of furniture and architecture. Inspired by the Occupy Movement in 2011, Ken...

Arts and Humanities Colloquium: "Biography, Fiction and History: Unraveling the Life of a European Hero, Jorge Semprún (1923-2011)"

Soledad Fox Maura, Professor of Spanish and Comparative Literature, Williams College. "Biography, Fiction and History: Unraveling the Life of a European...

Alternative Cinema: The films of Mary Helena Clark

Mary Helena Clark in person! In her exquisite short films, Mary Helena Clark calibrates images and sequences into deeply resonant proximity. A collagist of...

April 3 - 9, 2019