Saturday,
February
16

Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas


“Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas” investigates contemporary, community-based social art practices from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico and the U.S. Featuring drawings, archival documents, sculptures, installations, films and videos, the artists’ practices blur the lines between object-making, activism and community organizing to address critical social-political issues. Artists: Liliana Angulo (Bogotá, Colombia), Efraín Astorga Garay (Ciudad Juarez, Mexico), BijaRi (São Paulo, Brazil), Bulbo and Galatea audio/visual (Tijuana, Mexico), Giacomo Castagnola...

Saturday,
February
16

Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas


“Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas” investigates contemporary, community-based social art practices from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico and the U.S. Featuring drawings, archival documents, sculptures, installations, films and videos, the artists’ practices blur the lines between object-making, activism and community organizing to address critical social-political issues. Artists: Liliana Angulo (Bogotá, Colombia), Efraín Astorga Garay (Ciudad Juarez, Mexico), BijaRi (São Paulo, Brazil), Bulbo and Galatea audio/visual (Tijuana, Mexico), Giacomo Castagnola...

Saturday,
February
16

The Tower of Knowledge: Faivovich and Goldberg


Since 2006, Guillermo Faivovich and Nicolas Goldberg, the Argentinian contemporary artist duo, have been engaged in an intensive and wide-ranging research project — "A Guide to Campo del Cielo" — that forms the basis of their practice. Campo del Cielo is located in northern Argentina and was the site of a meteor shower an estimated 4,000 years ago. This all-encompassing installation reveals an encounter with a 120-pound meteorite gifted in 2014 to the artists by...

Saturday,
February
16

John Stuart Mill on Economic Liberty


About the Talk John Stuart Mill is a giant of philosophy, political thought and economics. As much as any modern thinker his work helps to determine our understanding of liberty. But Mill’s liberty can’t be fully appreciated without also considering his progressive view of political economy. Mill’s futurology lays out the conditions for achieving a society where the largest share of the population enjoys meaningful liberty. Nearly 150 years after Mill, it is clear that...

Saturday,
February
16

Scenario: Mario Munguia Jr.


Mario Munguia Jr.'s MFA Thesis exhbition, Scenario, explores the artists’ individual mythology through ceramic figures and drawings inspired by childhood obsessions, personal collections, influences in folk art, and a reflection of an alien “other.” Image provided by the artist.

Saturday,
February
16

18th Annual Self-Guided Ceramic Studio Tour


This valley-wide event showcases the work of professional ceramic artists in the Phoenix metropolitan area. The tour offers the public a rare opportunity to view working and living spaces of participating artists and view demonstrations of wheel-throwing, hand-building and glazing techniques. Participating artists have a wide range of both functional and sculptural artwork on exhibit and for sale. Stop at the Ceramics Research Center or any studio location to pick up a poster and passport...

Saturday,
February
16

Introduction to Digital Fabrication for Costumes Summer Workshop


The School of Film, Dance and Theatre’s Introduction to Digital Fabrication for Costumes workshops will focus on the basics of the software required, how to access and operate the hardware and what types of projects are good candidates for digital fabrication. Workshops will cover how to make simple digital files for fabric printing, laser cutting and 3D printing. Instructors will lead participants through tutorials in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator and Autodesk TinkerCad and Fusion 360...

Saturday,
February
16

The Tower of Knowledge: Faivovich and Goldberg


Since 2006, Guillermo Faivovich and Nicolas Goldberg, the Argentinian contemporary artist duo, have been engaged in an intensive and wide-ranging research project — "A Guide to Campo del Cielo" — that forms the basis of their practice. Campo del Cielo is located in northern Argentina and was the site of a meteor shower an estimated 4,000 years ago. This all-encompassing installation reveals an encounter with a 120-pound meteorite gifted in 2014 to the artists by...

Saturday,
February
16

Arabic Film and Poetry Series: Contemporary and Modern Arabic Poetry


The ASU Council for Arabic and Islamic Studies and the Arabic Studies Program cordially invites you to be a part of the contemporary and modern Arabic poetry.

Saturday,
February
16

Backstage Pass to Teaching — Prospective Transfer Students


Interested in teachin g? Get the inside scoop on March 21. The best way to find out what it’s like to be a teacher is to ask one. Register now for a classroom backstage pass to Sonoran Sky Elementary School . You’ll meet teachers from your community who are also mentor teachers in ASU’s teacher preparation program. You’ll watch them at work in the classroom and get a chance to ask them questions about why...