College of Visual and Performing Arts Events

Community College Student Juried Virtual Exhibition

April 2 - May 7, 2021, Northern Illinois University, School of Art and Design 2021 Virtual Community College Exhibit Site...

4/18
Virtual Event
A Look on the Bright Side: The Sunny Side of Art with Julie A. Mars

Artist talk and historic look at artworks inspired by the sun and cosmos with Julie A. Mars. Image: Julie Mars. "Flat Earth," 2018. Bead weaving on a found...

4/18, 2 PM
Virtual Event
NIU Steelband, University Steelband & CSA Steelband-Limited seating

Due do Covid-19, please purchase your E-Ticket in advance at: https://niumusic.universitytickets.com/ Liam Teague, director, NIU Steelband Avery Attzs and...

NIU Jazz Ensemble- Limited Seating

Please purchase your E-ticket in advance at: https://niumusic.universitytickets.com/ Rodrigo Villanueva, director The safety of our performers and...

“Very Well, Thank You”:  The Arts as a Means to Well-being

The exhibition investigates the unique role and way the visual and performing arts assist in maintaining social, psychological, and physical health and...

Real Talk and Big Ideas: Social Innovation

Join us for 60 minutes of big thinking and thoughtful debates to revitalize your work day, the third Tuesday of each month from 12-1pm. Each session will...

4/20, 12 PM
Virtual Event
Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, and All-University Chorus-Limited seating

Due do Covid-19, please purchase your E-Ticket in advance at: https://niumusic.universitytickets.com/ Eric Johnson, director, Chamber Choir & Concert...

Morgan Turner, Senior Bass Recital-Limited Seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Karlaina Bunn, Senior Saxophone Recital-Limited seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Heewon Cha, Graduate Orchestral Conducting Recital

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Wind Symphony #2 Concert-Limited Seating

Due do Covid-19, you must prepurchase E-Ticket in advance at: https://niumusic.universitytickets.com/ Tickets will not be sold at the door. An E-Ticket...

Ella Caswell, Graduate Viola Recital-Limited Seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Maria Perez, Graduate Cello Recital-limited seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Kylie Little, Senior Viola Recital-Limited seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Malik Brooks, Graduate Recital-Virtual Only

Streaming to be announced. The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as...

4/24, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Cana Hunter, Senior Violin Recital-Limited Seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Ruoxiao Chen, Graduate Percussion Recital

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Alex Martinez-Aviles, Senior Voice Recital

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Elena Stavropoulos, Senior Piano Recital

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Jenny Young, Graduate Trombone Recital-limited seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Tony Broniec, Senior Percussion Recital

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Body as Nature, Body as Instrument: an intersection of movement, place, and process

Mid-pandemic Movement Etudes performed by SOTD students and examined by Kendra Holton, associate professor of movement.

4/26, 5 PM
Virtual Event
Wenjun Xia, Graduate Piano Recital-Limited Seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

David Weaver, Senior Trumpet Recital-Limited seating

The safety of our performers and audiences is of utmost concern and to that end, the NIU School of Music is taking precautions as we open our concerts to the...

Arts-based Engagement and Communication Activities 

Presentation on the NIU College of Health and Human Sciences arts-based work with stroke and dementia patients given by Jamie Mayer, Ph.D., CCC-SLP,...

4/27, 5 PM
Virtual Event