College of Visual and Performing Arts Events

"Golden" Alumni Two-Person Exhibition Award: Amy Fleming and John Nester

Exhibition showcasing the wrok by NIU School of Art and Design alumni Amy Fleming and John Nester, running from January 21 - February 27, 2020.

NIU School of Art and Design Faculty Biennial Exhibition

Presented every two years, this exhibition features recent artwork and scholarship by faculty and teaching staff from all divisions of the NIU School of Art...

Vladislav Bláha, Guest Artist Guitar Recital

Toccata by J. S. Bach Usher Waltz by Nikita Koshkin Sýček neodletěl by Leoš Janáček (The Sparow owl did not fly away) Čekám tě (I am waiting...

"Golden" Alumni Two-Person Exhibition Award: Amy Fleming and John Nester

"Golden" Alumni Two-Person Exhibition Award: Amy Fleming and John Nester. Reception on January 23, 2020 from 5:00-6:30 PM. Exhibition showcasing the work...

Andrew Glendening, Faculty Trombone Recital

Everything Happens for the First Time (2018) by Mark Dancigers Clef Hanger (2011) by Jan Bach I was like Wow! (2003) by JacobTV Der Heroszupfer (2019)...

Queens of Will

A devised piece based off of the women of Shakespeare January 24-26, 30 - February 1, 2020 This new work centers around the Queens who inhabit...

Fourth Annual Winter Arts Convocation

A celebration of the arts bringing together students from the College of Art and Design, College of Music and College of Theatre and Dance. Featuring a...

Film Screening and Discussion with Nina Rizzo

Join Associate Professor of Studio Art – Painting Nina Rizzo as she screens and discusses interesting films related to her work. 5 p.m., Jack Arends Hall...

Fareed Haque, Faculty Guitar Recital

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Spring 2020 Visiting Artists and Scholars Presents: Joseph Lupo

Artist Lecture: Communication and Reproduction -- Art, Print, Comics Tuesday, February 4, 5:00 - 6:00 PM, VAB 111 Check for updates at: ART.NIU.EDU

The Weight of Stone: Context and Narratives

Presentation of personal artwork and related research and artistry activities that inspire and direct the work of Professor of Studio Art – Printmaking...

A Bright New Boise

By Samuel D. Hunter February 7-9, 13-15, 2020 Get ready…in the parking lot of a mega arts and crafts store in Idaho, the Rapture is coming. Or is it? In...

Mark Ponzo, Emily Fagan, & JeongSoo Kim,  Faculty Trumpet/Oboe/Piano Recital

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Nick Basich & Nina Caliendo, Trumpet Recital

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Lucca: A New Materialisms Exploration  of Space and Time

A discussion of the series of prints inspired by the timeworn inscriptions in the paving stones in the city of Lucca, Italy with Professor of Art + Design...

Mark Ponzo & Kyle Farbman, Faculty/Guest Trumpet Recital

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NIU Brass Faculty Recital

Mark Ponzo, Trumpet Kelly Langenberg, Horn Scott Tegge, Tuba Jeremy Moeller, trombone Also available on Live Webcast! ...

Marie Wang, Faculty Violin Recital

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