Visual Arts
Man, Image, Idea: Photographs of Men from the Mark Rice Collection
Through December 12
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Man, Image, Idea: Photographs of Men from the Mark Rice Collection is an exhibition of 62 photographs from The Mark Rice Collection, donated to the Special Collections at the Albin O. Kuhn Library and Gallery at UMBC in 1998. The exhibition considers various aesthetic, social, and historical aspects of the photographic representation of the male body since 1969 and the history of gay male photography. This exhibition sets out to display and entice contemplation of the male body and engage the complicated dynamics of looking at the male form. (Click heading for full description.)

Visual Arts
Spectrum: 2017 Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition
Through December 16
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture presents Spectrum: 2017 Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition, featuring artworks by Eric Dyer, Corrie Parks, and Sarah G. Sharp. An opening reception will be held on Thursday, November 2, from 5 to 7 p.m., and the gallery will open for regular hours on Friday, November 3. (Click heading for full description.)

Dance
Fall Dance Showcase
Thursday, December 7 – Saturday, December 9, 8 p.m.
Proscenium Theatre

The Department of Dance presents the annual Fall Dance Showcase. Students perform works by faculty, students and visiting artists, and the senior dance majors present their capstone choreographic projects. A different program each night features elaborate and exciting movement that explores the past, present, and future of human experience. (Click heading for full description.)

Music
UMBC Opera Workshop
Friday, December 8, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music presents the UMBC Opera Workshop under the direction of Sammy Huh. (Click heading for full description.)

Music
UMBC New Music Ensemble
Saturday, December 9, 2 p.m.
Music Box (151 Performing Arts and Humanities Building)

The Department of Music presents the UMBC New Music Ensemble. The New Music Ensemble explores and performs Western chamber music of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. (Click heading for full description.)

Music
UMBC Wind Ensemble with Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR) 
Sunday, December 10, 7:00 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

This concert will feature Emmy-nominated composer and violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR) who is noted by major orchestras and arts institutions across the globe for blending funk, rock, hip-hop, and classical music into an energetic and experiential sonic form.
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Music
Department of Music Honors Showcase
Tuesday, December 12, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music Honors Showcase is a culmination of students’ work in the areas of solo performance, chamber ensemble performance, and composition. (Click heading for full description.)