Category Arts

Man, Image, Idea: Photographs of Men from the Mark Rice Collection

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.)

Spectrum: 2017 Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition

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.)

Twelfth Night

Theatre
Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
Directed by Eve Muson
Thursday, November 9 – Sunday, November 19
Proscenium Theatre

The UMBC Department of Theatre presents Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare, directed by Eve Muson, who sets this production of one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies in 19th century Russia at Christmas time. (Click heading for full description.)

Atlantic Guitar Quartet

Music
Atlantic Guitar Quartet
Saturday, November 18, 8 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music presents the Atlantic Guitar Quartet, an ensemble founded in 2010 that is dedicated to the creation and promotion of music by living composers. Through virtuosic performances, innovative programing and collaborations with artists in other media, AGQ seeks to broaden the definition and expand the repertoire of the classical guitar quartet by commissioning new works. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Symphony Orchestra

Music
UMBC Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, November 19, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The UMBC Symphony Orchestra performs under the direction of E. Michael Richards. The program, featuring faculty soloists Kazuko Tanosaki and Airi Yoshioka, will include music by Toshiro Mayuzumi, Amy Beach, Maurice Ravel, Arturo Marquez, and Gustav Mahler. (Click heading for full description.)

Spectrum Faculty Lecture: Corrie Francis Parks

Visual Arts
Wednesday, November 29, 12 – 1 p.m.
Spectrum Faculty Lecture: Corrie Francis Parks
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

Corrie Francis Parks brings life to the inanimate through frame-by-frame manipulation of physical materials. Animating with one hand under the camera and the other on the computer keyboard, her films and photography maintain an organic connection to traditional production methods while fully integrating digital technology. This talk is part of a series of artist lectures accompanying Spectrum: 2017 UMBC Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Chamber Players  

Music
UMBC Chamber Players  
Wednesday, November 29, 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.)