Office of Communications
July 30, 2012 - August 5, 2012
Scope Weekly

Daily Events

Tuesday 7/31

Public Tour: "Hearing Pictures"
Time: 1:00 PM- 2:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

Public Tour of "Hearing Pictures" Exploring the relationship between sound and vision through a selection of artwork from the Tang collection.


Friday 8/3

Saratoga Harp Colony: Harp Concerto Competition
Time: 4:30 PM

Location: Arthur Zankel Music Center - ELM Hall


 

Summer Studio Art Program Session II Open House
Time: 6:00 PM- 8:00 PM

Location: Saisselin Art Center

Open House!! Students of Session II of the Summer Studio Art Program will display their work in various studios in the Saisselin Art Center. Refreshments will be served.


UpBeat on the Roof, "Brian Patneaude Quartet"
Time: 7:00 PM- 8:30 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Brian Patneaude Quartet", modern jazz


Saturday 8/4

Skidmore Summer Flute Institute: Flute Ensemble Concert
Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Filene Music Building - Filene Recital Hall


Sunday 8/5

Saratoga Harp Colony: Harp Concert
Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Arthur Zankel Music Center - Ladd Hall


Ongoing Events

[5/30 - 12/30] "Hearing Pictures"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Hearing Pictures" explores the relationship between sound and vision through a selection of aurally evocative drawings, paintings, photographs, and prints from the Tang collection.


  [6/9 - 10/14] "Elevator Music 21: Doug Van Nort: Constellate"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Elevator Music: Doug Van Nort: Constellate" Sound artist and experimental musician Doug Van Nort's work explores the radical sculpting of sonic environments, noise, immersion and the embodied nature of listening. "Constellate" turns the Tang elevator into a resonant sound-producing body for which Van Nort has created an original composition.


  [7/14 - 12/30] "Dance/Draw"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Dance/Draw"

Examining the importance of the line in art practices since the 1960s, "Dance/Draw" highlights essential connection between contemporary dance and the visual arts. Through an exploration of the relationship between these art practices, the exhibition attempts to break down boundaries between the two.


  [7/14 - 12/2] "Terry Adkins: Recital"
Time: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Tang Teaching Museum
The Tang Museum is closed on Mondays and all major holidays. For information call 518-580-8080.

"Terry Adkins: Recital"

Combing sculpture and live performance, Terry Adkins's installations pay tribute to the memories of under-recognized figures in our collective culture, including John Brown, John Coltrane, Ralph Ellison, Zora Neale Hurston, Bessie Smith, and Sojourner Truth. During performances with members of his Lone Wolf Recital Corps, Adkins activates his sculptural objects through improvisational playing and singing, spoken word, and recorded sound.


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