Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson—Episode Ten

Friday, October 23, 2020 at 4:00am
WESU Middletown 88.1FM

FREE!

The tenth episode of “Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson” will feature a conversation between writer, director, visual artist, and vocalist Laurie Anderson and bassist and composer Christian McBride on WESU Middletown 88.1FM.

Read more about “Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson” which will air at both 4am and 4pm.

Fall Faculty Dance Concert: The Perseverance Project

Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 8:00pm

The Fall Faculty Dance Concert presents The Perseverance Project with works by four of the Dance Department’s fall visiting faculty: Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Milka Djordjevich, Visiting Associate Professor of Dance Doug Elkins, Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Maho Ishiguro MA ’12 Ph.D. ’18, and Visiting Instructor in Dance Shamel Pitts. This virtual evening will feature extraordinary conversations, interviews, recordings, performances, and a post-show discussion moderated by Professor and Chair of the Dance Department Hari Krishnan.

Read more about the Fall Faculty Dance Concert.

Performance by Tosh Basco (aka boychild) - "Untitled: darkness"

Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 2:00pm

Zürich-based performance artist Tosh Basco (aka boychild) will present an online performance, followed by a live conversation between the artist and collaborator Wu Tsang.

Read more about this performance by Tosh Basco (aka boychild).

Kahlil Robert Irving and Richard Munaba: Safetyfirst&Fantasies _ BLOCKCHAIN

Monday, June 1, 2020 at 12:00pm
Safetyfirst&Fantasies_BLOCKCHAIN website

Constructed from found digital materials and presented online, Safetyfirst&Fantasies_BLOCKCHAIN is a new collaborative work by Kahlil Robert Irving and Richard Munaba commissioned by the Center for the Arts which resonates with the dimensional possibilities of sampling.

Read more about this collaborative work by Kahlil Robert Irving and Richard Munaba.

Selections from Capstone Theater Production by Ella Larsen: …an ode

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 12:00pm
Center for the Arts website

View a video of selections from …an ode, a senior theater capstone project by Ella Larsen ’20.

Read more about the senior capstone project by Ella Larsen ’20 here.

Dance Repertory and Performance Course

Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 12:00pm
Center for the Arts website

View a short video clip of an early rehearsal of the spring 2020 Dance Repertory and Performance course, taught by Associate Professor of Dance Pedro Alejandro.

Read more about the spring 2020 Dance Repertory and Performance course.

Kiara Benn: Senior Dance Capstone Project

Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 5:00pm
Kiara Benn's Project Website

Explore the website that documents the digital version of the senior dance capstone project by Kiara Benn ’20.

Read more about the website that documents the digital version of the senior dance capstone project by Kiara Benn ’20.

Eiko and Wesleyan: A Virtual Studio

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 12:00pm
Eiko Otake Virtual Studio

Explore the recent work of Eiko Otake, a long-time friend of Wesleyan and the first CFA Virtual Artist-in-Residence, in her Virtual Studio. Read more about the project from Interim Director Jennifer Calienes on the Center for the Arts blog.

Read more about Eiko Otake's Virtual Studio.

Visit the CFA Blog for Recent Updates and Reflections

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 12:00pm

Learn about new initiatives and read reflections from the Center for the Arts community.

Read more about recent updates on the Center for the Arts blog.
Engage2020 Speaker Series: Kristina Wong —Reality Television, Political Theater, and Social Change
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at 6:30pm
Zoom
Performance artist, comedian, and writer Kristina Wong will discuss her racial, political, and community justice work as part of the Wesleyan Engage 2020 (E2020) initiative.
Film Screening: Tacita Dean—The Green Ray
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 12:10pm
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery
The Green Ray by Tacita Dean is the 16mm film being screened as part of the exhibition A SCULPTURE, A FILM & SIX VIDEOS. The gallery is open to Wesleyan students, faculty, and staff.
Video Screening: Arthur Jafa — APEX
Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 12:00pm
Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery
"APEX" by Arthur Jafa is the fifth video being screened as part of the exhibition A SCULPTURE, A FILM & SIX VIDEOS. The gallery is open to Wesleyan students, faculty, and staff.
Fall Faculty Dance Concert: The Perseverance Project
Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 8:00pm

RESERVE NOW

The Fall Faculty Dance Concert presents The Perseverance Project with works by four of the Dance Department’s fall visiting faculty: Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Milka Djordjevich, Visiting Associate Professor of Dance Doug Elkins, Visiting Assistant Professor of Dance Maho Ishiguro MA ’12 Ph.D. ’18, and Visiting Instructor in Dance Shamel Pitts. This virtual evening will feature extraordinary conversations, interviews, recordings, performances, and a post-show discussion moderated by Professor and Chair of the Dance Department Hari Krishnan.