Upcoming Arts @ Miami :: November

Come Play
Come Play

By Sherri Krazl & Max Pikras

To learn more about what's coming up in the Arts, visit the Miami University event calendar>>
Information is subject to change. For ticketed events, visit the Miami Box Office, newly located in the Campus Avenue Building:


Exhibition: Marius Valdes ~ The Secret Species Project ~ (Hiestand Galleries), Art Building 124. Open through Nov. 12, M-F, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Exhibition: Light Play: Variations in Light Producing Objects by Gary Justis ~ (Hiestand Galleries) Art Building 124. Open through Nov. 10, M-F, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Talk: "Who's Naked? Julius Caesar, Not the General, not the 'Tyrant'--the Man of Letters" ~ Christopher B. Krebs, Stanford University ~ 7 p.m. ~ Harrison Hall 111


ARC Lecture Series: Carlos Jimenez ~ 001 Alumni Hall, 3:30 p.m.

Lecture: Refiguring Manhood/Rhetoric Rape Culture ~ John Tassoni, Miami University ~ 2:30pm ~ 111 Johnson Hall, Middletown Campus

Reading: Lawrence Coates ~ Lawrence Coates, novelist ~ 7:30pm ~ MU Bookstore, Shriver Center


Contemporary Arts Forum Lecture Series: Echoes from the Past: An Ongoing Dialogue with Art History ~ Dennis Angel, Artist, Las Vegas, NV  ~ Art Museum, 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Faculty Recital: Morrigan Kane, flute ~ Souers Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Perspectives on Chinese Culture: Fashion, Art Market, Politeness, and Poetry ~ Multiple Participants ~ 4:30 p.m. ~ MacMillan Hall Great Room


Exhibition: Energy Efficient by Design: London Summer Workshop. Cage Gallery, Alumni Hall Open through - Nov. 6

Steel Band ~ Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.*


Exhibition: The Past is Present: Metalpoint Drawings by Dennis Angel (Art Museum) Open Tuesday-Saturday through Dec. 12

Morpheus Chamber Ensemble ~ Hall Auditorium, 5 p.m.


Faculty Recital: Frank Huang, piano ~ Souers Recital Hall, 3 p.m.


Professor Sergio Sanabria ~ Statement? Painting from the other side? (Cage Gallery), Alumni Hall 101. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Open Nov. 9-20

Lecture: Displacement, Desire, Identity and the ‘Diasporic Momentum’ ~ Vitaly Chernetsky, University of Kansas ~ 11:30 a.m. ~ Harrison Hall 209

Four Beckett Shorts ~ Amanda Gann, Harvard University ~ 5:30pm ~ 088 Center for Performing Arts


Marion Nestle Lecture ~ Marion Nestle ~ 5 p.m. ~ Heritage Room, Shriver Center ~ Food Studies Institute

Discovery Café: Decisions, Decisions, Decisions (C+I) ~  7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, in 134 King Library


Faculty Recital: Andrea Ridilla, oboe ~ Souers Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.


Contemporary Arts Forum Lecture Series: Kinetic Art & Beyond: Why sculpture can no longer be what you think it is ~ Rod Northcutt, Associate Professor, Department of Art, Miami University ~ Art Museum, 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Exhibition: Margaret Bourke-White: Photographs of U.S.S.R. (Art Museum) Open through Dec. 12


Making Sense in, and of, Contemporary Art ~ Steven Matijcio, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati ~ 5 p.m. ~ Black Box Theater, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati ~ Part of the 2015-16 Altman Program in the Humanities


Schmidt Youth Vocal Competition

Club Heritage Faculty Showcase Nights ~ Jeremy Long Quartet ~ Heritage Room, Shriver Center, 7:30 p.m.


Visit Art Museum's Sculpture Park. Open Year Round


Drawing the Middle East ~ Joe Sacco and Zeina Abirached, Cartoonists ~ 4 p.m. ~ Wilks Theater, Armstrong Student Center ~ The Creativity Lecture Series


Miami Metals Jewelry Sale ~ Armstrong Student Center, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Open through Nov. 17-19, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.


Jazz Ensemble ~ Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Symposium on the Dayton Peace Accords / Balkan War ~ Various ~ (All day) ~ TBA

Keynote Lecture on Dayton Peace Accords 20th Anniversary ~ Kenneth Merten ~ (All day) ~ TBA

American Cultures Seminar ~ 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. ~ Bachelor 337


Missing Bodies: Disappearances in the Aesthetic ~ Michael Davidson, University of California San Diego, 4 p.m. ~ Bachelor 337

Annual Ethnomusicology Program ~ 5 p.m. ~ TBA


Dance Theatre ~ Studio 88, CPA, 7:30 p.m.* Open Nov. 19-21, 7:30 p.m.*


Exhibition: Art that Moves: The Intersection of Creativity and Innovation (Art Museum) Open through Dec. 12


Dance Theatre ~ Studio 88, CPA, 2 p.m.*


Symphony Orchestra ~ Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.


B.F.A. Capstone Exhibition ~ (Hiestand Galleries) Art Building 124. Open through Nov. 13-24, M-F, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


Thanksgiving Break ~ University Closed


Visit Art Museum's Sculpture Park. Open Year Round

To learn about Arts events taking place at Miami visit the University Calendar and the Hub.

Events pulled from Miami's visual arts @ miami magazine, The College of Creative Arts Performing Arts Guide, the Hub and the University's 25 Live Calendar system. To ensure your arts-related program or event is picked up in Arts @ Miami opportunities, please be sure it is entered in 25 Live and/or the Hub.

* represents ticketed events, all others are FREE

List curated by Art Museum Intern, Max Pikras

Arts @ Miami is a weekly column of anything art that is published by the College of Creative Arts, the Miami University Art Museum and appears in the weekly edition of Miami Matters, a Miami University faculty and staff e-publication. Have a story idea? Contact Sherri Krazl, or Jeanne Harmeyer,