Posts tagged with “Arts Facilities” (All posts)
- February 10, 2014
In a rare and spectacular two-night event, Carleton College will present the renowned Chiara String Quartet, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 14 and 15 at 8 p.m. in the Concert Hall. Considered to be one of the foremost musical ensembles in the world, the Chiara String Quartet will be performing one of the most influential and masterful collections of musical works by a single composer of the 20th century, Béla Bartók’s six string quartets. Both performances are free and open to the public.
- February 10, 2014
On the very day the 2014 Winter Olympics were getting underway in Sochi, four members of the Carleton Chinese Music Ensemble were awarded medals of their own at the 2014 Huain Cup International Chinese Instrument Competition at the Le Petit Trianon Theatre in sunny San Jose, California.
A panel comprised of elite musicians and music scholars from the P.R. China awarded a Gold Medal to Yawen Chen (Dizi - Chinese bamboo flute), a Silver Medal to Vivky Wu (Guzheng - Chinese zither), and Bronze Medals to Xiaodi Wang (Erhu - Chinese fiddle), and Ken Wang (Sanxian - Chinese banjo). This year marks the third time Carleton students have competed in this prestigious competition.
These medalists will be performing in the Concert Hall on March 2nd.
- January 27, 2014
Carleton College hosts The Tournées Festival, a festival of new French films, February 4-18, 2014. Five French films will be shown at Carleton's Weitz Center Cinema to celebrate French cinema and culture. The festival is open to the public...
- January 21, 2014
Reno, Nevada-based artist Katie Lewis visited campus January 13 and 14 to install her work, appearing in the winter term Perlman Teaching Museum exhibition, Lifeloggers: Chronicling the Everyday. Lifelogger’s presents twelve contemporary artists who record and translate mundane aspects of their daily lives into a visual language, resulting in intriguing works of self-expression...
- January 16, 2014
Multi-modal artist Diane Willow has created a site-specific media work for the main stairway of the Weitz Center. Stop by and make some art - microphones and cameras concealed on the stairs pick up your footsteps and transform them into an aural and visual environment. On view now for a limited time!
- September 2, 2011
The doors don't officially open to the public until September 16th, but we took a camera inside to give you a sneak peek at Carleton's new Weitz Center for Creativity.