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The Poet’s Brush: Chinese Ink Paintings by Lo Ch’ing 

Visual Arts
The Poet’s Brush: Chinese Ink Paintings by Lo Ch’ing 
Through March 17
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture presents an exhibition of paintings by Lo Ch’ing, a Chinese poet-painter whose art is in tradition but expressive of contemporary sensibility. His artworks describe a path between the strong currents of his own short past, the millennia-old past of the Chinese empire, and the demands of today’s postindustrial, consumer-driven and individualist global citizen. (Click heading for full description.)

Visiting Artist Connie Imboden

Visual Arts
Visiting Artist Lecture with Connie Imboden
Thursday, April 12, 4:15 p.m.
Room 132, Performing Arts and Humanities Building

Connie Imboden’s photographs are in the permanent collections of many museums including The Museum of Modern Art in New York and The Baltimore Museum of Art. Her most recent book, “Reflections, 25 Years of Photography”, features photos from 1983 to 2009 charting her artistic journey and offering new insights into her work and vision. (Click heading for full description.)

RTKL Award Lecture with Christopher Kojzar 

Visual Arts
RTKL Award Presentation: Christopher Kojzar 
Friday, April 20, 2:00 p.m
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

RTKL Award recipient and IMDA M.F.A. candidate, Christopher Kojzar, will discuss his thesis project. (Click heading for full description.)

Visiting Artist Jenny Perlin

Visual Arts
Visiting Artist Lecture with Jenny Perlin
Monday, April 23, 5 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Jenny Perlin is an artist working in Brooklyn. Her practice in 16mm film, video and drawing works with and against the documentary tradition, incorporating innovative stylistic techniques to emphasize issues of truth, misunderstanding, and personal history. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Chamber Players  

UMBC Chamber Players  
Wednesday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music presents the UMBC Chamber Players under the direction of Airi Yoshioka. Students in the Chamber Players perform a wide variety of instrumental chamber works, ranging from Baroque, Classical, Romantic to contemporary repertoire. (Click heading for full description.)

Joseph Beuys Sculpture Park

Visual Art
Joseph Beuys Sculpture Park
Open year-round
UMBC campus, inside Hilltop Circle between Administration Drive and Commons Drive

Joseph Beuys was an influential German artist known for his performances, sculptures, environments, vitrines, prints, posters, and thousands of drawings. Beuys highlighted the need for greater environmental awareness across the globe through his ongoing social sculpture project entitled, 7000 Oaks. With the help of over 20 organizations, 7000 Oaks inspired the planting of over 350 trees and several stones by over 500 people in Baltimore Parks and at the UMBC sculpture site in 2000. (Click heading for full description.)