Upcoming Featured Events:
Amber Hawk Swanson in “Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment”Time: 12:00pm—5:00pm
Amber Hawk Swanson films episodes of The Harmony Show, a multi-faceted talk show she developed with her collaborator, Davecat, and his partner, Sidore Kuroneko, a life-size silicone doll.
Emily Coates in “Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment”Time: 12:00pm—5:00pm
Emily Coates’ work, Some Things We Know, interweaves a multichannel video installation with the creation of an original live performance that meditates on the trope of the cosmic dance—choreography designed to represent, translate, or otherwise embody celestial movements and processes—across time and geographies.
A Conversation About “Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment”Time: 6:30pm—8:00pm
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and the Neuberger Museum of Art invite you to a conversation featuring the curators and four of the artists participating in the exhibition Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment. Curators Kate Gilmore (F ’12), and Jonah Westerman will moderate the conversation aimed at reflecting on the exhibition and celebrating the publication of the exhibition catalog.
Autumn Knight in “Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment”Time: 12:00pm—5:00pm
Featuring performers from the college community, Autumn Knight’s sculptural installation and dialogue-based performance work Complain/Disappoint explores affective labor, vulnerability, and the expectations placed on workers who we ask to shoulder others’ burdens while ignoring that they have their own.
Jandon Business of the Arts Distinguished Lecture SeriesTime: 6:30pm—7:45pm
Wellness WednesdayTime: 1:00pm—2:00pm
Renew your mind, body, and spirit.
Join us for a guided meditation in the galleries with meditation and yoga instructor Janelle Berger.
Patty Chang in “Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment”Time: 12:00pm—5:00pm
Patty Chang with Astrida Neimanis and Aleksija Neimanis interact with performers and audience members in a participatory, immersive environment that investigates the seams between vision, touch, and sound as well as the borders between individual and collective experience.
Jesus Benavente in “Hard Return: 9 Experiments for this Moment”Time: 12:00pm—5:00pm
Jesus Benavente’s series of installations and interventions explore the ways our surroundings shape our sense of self and the permissible, offering glimpses of how people can push back on these limitations and expand our sense of the possible.