Tag: Arts

BU to kick off University-wide Arts Initiative with event featuring David Byrne and Steven Pinker

CONTACT:    Kira Jastive, 617-358-1240, kjastive@bu.edu   (BOSTON) — Boston University today announced that author, musician, and artist David Byrne and noted cognitive scientist Steven Pinker will come together on Monday, September 24th at 8:00 p.m. at BU’s Tsai Performance Center for David Byrne and Steven Pinker in Conversation, “How Music Works: Are We Born Musical?” […]

Discussion on BUAG’s latest exhibition, “Exposures: Other Histories in Early Postcards from Africa” today!

The Boston University Art Gallery (BUAG) is hosting a gallery discussion featuring curators Cynthia Becker and Christraud Geary who will explore the conception of the exhibit. The event is taking place in conjunction with the gallery’s latest exhibition which features postcards produced from Africa between 1870 and the 1930s. The symposium will be held at […]

Symposium for BUAG's latest exhibition, "Exposures: Other Histories in Early Postcards from Africa" today!

The Boston University Art Gallery (BUAG) is hosting a symposium entitled “Cosmopolitan Identities and Alternative Histories: Africans in Front and Behind the Camera.” The event is taking place in conjunction with the gallery’s latest exhibition which features postcards produced from Africa between 1870 and the 1930s. The symposium will be held at the Boston University […]

The Boston University Art Gallery Presents "Exposures: Other Histories in Early Postcards from Africa"

The Boston University Art Gallery (BUAG) continues its 2008-2009 season with the presentation of Exposures: Other Histories in Early Postcards from Africa. The exhibit presents early African postcards as a reflection of life on the continent between 1870 and the 1930s. The exhibition is a collaborative effort between Cynthia Becker, Assistant Professor of African Art […]