Photographer Matt Kollasch will discuss the genesis of his recently published book of photographs and essays "Approaching Baku: Outsiders in Looking." The project is a collaboration between Kollasch and Swiss journalist Anthea Estoppey. In his presentation, Kollasch will discuss this collaboration, read from the book's introduction and present selected photos.
College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Theatre UNI and Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center joins the Ghostlight Project to make or renew a pledge to stand for and protect the values of inclusion, participation and compassion for everyone regardless of race, class, religion, country of origin, immigration status, (dis)ability, gender identity or sexual orientation. The project is inspired by the tradition of leaving a "ghost light" on in a darkened theater, offering visibility and safety for all who might enter. Patricipants should bring a flashlight.
Multimedia artist Wendy Red Star presents a lecture titled “Creating a Context for Change - A View into Fractured Histories, Authenticity, & Truths” as part of the Meryl Norton Hearst Lecture Series “Doubled Over: Humor, Wit, and Irony in Art and Design.”
Ceramics sculptor Sunkoo Yuh presents a lecture titled “Mundane Life” as part of the Meryl Norton Hearst Lecture Series “Doubled Over: Humor, Wit, and Irony in Art and Design.”
Installation artist, conceptual artist, and sculptor Mark Dion will present a lecture titled “Trouble Making and Trouble Shooting, Worldwide” as part of the Meryl Norton Hearst Lecture Series "Doubled Over: Humor, Wit, and Irony in Art and Design."
View the night sky through the computer controlled telescope at the Earth and Environmental Science Observatory. This event is free and open to the public; meet before 9 p.m. to get to the observatory (near the polar bear). No late admissions will be allowed; no food or drink and no cellphones or other electronic devices can be used during the observatory visit.