The New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival wants “WOOSH.”
UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents an evening with humorist and author David Sedaris on Oct. 23A longtime Alys Stephens Center favorite, David Sedaris is among the select performers chosen to return for the center’s celebratory 20th anniversary season.
UAB introduces new venue on campus for Art faculty to showcase visual research and interdisciplinary workSee works by UAB Department of Art and Art History faculty on display, and enjoy monthly coffee breaks with presenting faculty at Workspace, located at the AEIVA.
- Event Date October 23
Self-published artist books and zines made by UAB students now part of Birmingham Museum of Art collectionBooks, objects and records within the Birmingham Museum of Art’s library inspired the content of the works, created by 11 Department of Art and Art History students.posted 4 days ago 1722 viewsBlack Jacket Symphony to perform David Bowie exclusively at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center on Oct. 14Known for their incredible re-creations of some of classic rock’s biggest albums, Black Jacket Symphony will bring to life David Bowie’s seminal concept album “The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars.”
- Event Date October 3
Alys Stephens Center offers free GlobalFest adventures and an outdoor evening of dance and music with Tiempo LibreAlys Stephens Center’s GlobalFest offers free lectures at noon daily Oct. 3-5, and free Latin dance lessons and an outdoor concert and dance party with Tiempo Libre on Oct. 6.
- Event Date October 14
UAB’s Yakov Kasman to perform one of world’s most demanding piano works as soloist with Russian orchestraThe Saratov Philharmonic Orchestra has invited Yakov Kasman to perform Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 2 as a soloist to open its 70th concert season.posted 11 days ago 1211 viewsStudent documentary on human trafficking to be screened Sept. 15
- Event Date October 3
The documentary “Human Trafficking in Birmingham” will be screened Thursday, Sept. 15, at 6:30 p.m. in Heritage Hall Room 102.
UAB’s AEIVA presents "Luis Cruz Azaceta: War and Other Disasters"The exhibition, presented by the UAB College of Arts and Sciences' Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, opens Sept. 9 with a free reception.
- Event Date September 15
UAB Art students introduce “Arts&” interdisciplinary salon events to UAB campus and communityThe second of the three salons will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, in the UAB Department of Art and Art History’s Project Space. The theme is “Arts & the Public Sphere.”
- Event Date September 9
Alys Stephens Center celebrates 20 years with free aerial performance by BANDALOOP, Sept. 21 and 23In celebration of its 20th anniversary, UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents powerful and provocative BANDALOOP in residence for a free inside/outside performance.
- Event Date October 12
UAB Music announces fall 2016 season of free recitals and concerts, opera, gospel and choral performanceThe UAB Department of Music presents student and faculty performances, the UAB Piano Series with Eric Zuber, UAB Gospel Choir, Chamber Music @ AEIVA, UAB Opera and more.
- Event Date September 23
New photographic artworks display student creativity, diversity on UAB campusWorks by UAB Department of Art and Art History photography students are now showcased in UAB’s Heritage Hall.posted a while back 3234 viewsTheatre UAB presents American farce, 17th century witchcraft trials, murder mystery, super-short plays and a Sondheim musicalPerformance that will change your world: Talented young artists in the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Theatre will create and perform in five main-stage plays, plus tour group shows around the state.
- Event Date October 12
One-night-only exhibition Aug. 31 features works by UAB art, math alumna“Rachel M. Ejem: Intersections” features Ejem’s recent research using mixed-media drawings and installation to investigate mathematical and metaphorical ideas of intersection.
- Event Date October 19
UAB Marching Blazers ready to perform at UAB Football Green and Gold games, Rome World Peace Parade
- Event Date August 31
The 200-member-strong band is rehearsing its show of hit soundtrack tunes, “Hollywood,” for performances at UAB football games, exhibitions and parades.
UAB’s Alys Stephens Center celebrates 20th anniversary with tremendous new season
- Event Date September 24
To celebrate the center’s first 20 years, and in preparation for the next decade, UAB’s Alys Stephens Center builds a new vision for the arts in Birmingham.
UAB Theatre students portray patients to test occupational therapy students' skillsStudents in the School of Health Professions’ Department of Occupational Therapy are now getting real-world experience with a new cross-professional program that uses students from the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Theatre as patients.posted a while back 4499 viewsUAB DAAH features works, supports student scholarships with visiting artist atelier program prints in online store
- Event Date October 1
Hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Art and Art History, the online store now features limited edition prints created by Guggenheim fellow David Sandlin, sculptor and conceptual artist Willie Cole, and California-based mixed-media artist Travis Somerville.Artwork by UA, UAB faculty in first dual exhibition Aug. 5-Sept. 30The exhibition includes works by 22 faculty members in many media. A free opening reception is planned for 5-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2, at the UA Gallery.
Cultivate creativity with new classes at Alys Stephens Center’s ArtPlayRegistration is open for a new fall session of classes at ArtPlay, the Alys Stephens Center’s home for arts education for all ages on the UAB campus.posted a while back 3984 views
- Event Date September 5
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