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Art Museum Forum
Visual Arts

Faust Panel Argues for Art Museums' Importance on Campuses

University President Drew G. Faust and several art specialists agreed on the importance of art museums on university campuses at a panel discussion Thursday afternoon.

On Campus

Sluggish Sections, Solo Standouts at BachSoc Concert

BachSoc’s Oct. 10 concert, while containing some shining moments of musicianship, was a somewhat ragged affair and fell somewhat short of the ensemble’s usual brilliance.

On Campus

“Tempo” To Resound with Live Music, Reflective Movement

“Tempo,” which will run from Oct. 16 to 17 at the Harvard Dance Center, showcases a variety of musical genres and modern dance styles, including classical, jazz, and contemporary.

On Campus

Artist Spotlight: Chris Thile

Chris Thile is a 2012 MacArthur Fellow and mandolin player for the bluegrass quintet Punch Brothers, as well as the acoustic trio Nickel Creek.

On Campus

Artist Spotlight: Regina Carter

In her last three studio albums, Carter has displayed unique vision and curiosity by exploring the stories of her ancestors and reinterpreting them through her own musical lens.

On Campus

Talking Shock

What is the role of violence and shock in poetry today? Or, as English professor and critic Stephen Burt asked at the “In Extremis” poetry panel Oct. 1, “What does a poet gain or lose by having blood all over the page?”

On Campus

Not Your Grandmother's Porcelain

Ranging from coffee mugs to Thanksgiving turkey plates, Brandl's work boasts compelling scenes set in the artist’s Midwest childhood home that poke, prod, and unsettle the viewer with their piquant historical allusions, terse humor, and sharp social commentaries.

Kaledora Kiernan-Linn
Arts

Kaledora Kiernan-Linn

Kaledora Kiernan-Linn
On Campus

On Her Toes

As a dancer in Boston Ballet II, Kiernan-Linn is in the studio weekdays from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.—a schedule that will only become more hectic as Boston Ballet begins its performances at the end of October.

William Friedkim
On Campus

Artist Spotlight: William Friedkin

The Crimson had a chance to catch up with "The Exorcist" director on Sep. 27 before a screening of his 2011 film “Killer Joe" at the Harvard Film Archive.

William Friedkim
On Campus

William Friedkim

On Campus

Behind the ART of Human Rights

The discussion series offers a way of looking at the role of theater activism and the continued relevance of the arts and humanities, and also presents the issues at hand in a new light.

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Music

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On Campus

Artist Spotlight: Daniel Chong, The Parker Quartet

The Parker Quartet will present its first concert as Blodgett Artists-in-Residence on Friday, Sept. 26 at 8 p.m. in the John Knowles Paine Concert Hall.

On Campus

Arboreal Art Awes at Arnold Arboretum

“Artists in the Arboretum,” on display at the park’s Hunnewell building through Oct. 19, showcases the work of 27 local artists with personal relationships to the park.

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

CS50 in Mather
Columns

CS50 and the Humanities

Closing Ceremony
Columns

Ignore Congress. Close Gitmo.