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Highlighted Events

  • September 10, 2016 to December 4, 2016
    The evolution of the chair has depended upon the human body and the history of previous designs. The challenge of chair design is to balance form and function; it is as important to look at a chair as it is to sit in it. This exhibition explores the morphology of chair design and the 'object ness' of the chair as a sculptural statement....
  • September 10, 2016 to December 4, 2016
    Irving J. Gill (1870–1936) created a distinctive
    architecture in Southern California, using a refined and
    abstracted architectural vocabulary which he described
    as “the straight line, the cube, the arch, and the circle.”
    This exhibition examines Gill’s architectural language
    and his experiments with materials and...
  • September 10, 2016 to December 4, 2016
    Through sketches, masks and prosthetics, LIFEFORMS: The
    Makeup Art of Michael Westmore, explores this legendary makeup
    artist’s process of creating singular film and television characters
    and creatures. This is the first exhibition to display the designs of
    Westmore (BA 1961, Art History) through the development of
  • October 28, 2016
    “Art as Experience and Activism: The Other Malecon in Pictures and Words” Join us for a seminar entailing a conversation with John Paul Gallagher about his Library exhibition, "The Other Malecon" (UCSB Library's Ocean Gallery, 1st Floor), based on shared readings and observations on visual art and social hierarchy by Esther Lezra of...
  • October 28, 2016
    Gallery Talk: “Picturing the Dominican Republic: Making a Documentary Photo Essay on Social Issues” by John Paul Gallagher. Co-sponsored with UCSB Center for Black Studies Research Join us in the Instruction & Training Room 1312, 1st Floor Mountain Side. This gallery talk by John Paul Gallagher is in conjunction with the UCSB Library'...
  • October 30, 2016
    Experience the rebirth of Africa’s lost Eden with Emmy-winning filmmaker Bob Poole. Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park, once considered “the place where Noah left his Ark,” is undergoing one of the world’s most ambitious conservation projects after years of devastation. Tenacious and daring, Poole is in the thick of the action, helping...
  • November 1, 2016
    Join us for our Pacific Views Series in a talk by Gretchen Hofmann, UCSB Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology entitled "On Thin Ice: Antarctic Biology in a Changing Ocean." Public reception to follow at 5 pm with an exhibition of paintings by Lily Simonson, an artist who is collaborating with Hofmann on a project in the...
  • November 1, 2016
    Given that the 2016 election has been a farce largely orchestrated by marketers, civic participation in politics is on the decline, and our political representation is paralyzed, we must ask the question: is democracy a language of equality that produces inequality? Considering this question through a theological lens that takes whiteness...
  • November 1, 2016
    "The fight isn’t over." All The Way offers a riveting behind-the-scenes look at President Lyndon B. Johnson’s tumultuous first year in office after the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Staking his presidency on what would be an historic unprecedented Civil Rights Act, Johnson finds himself caught between the moral imperative of Dr....
  • November 1, 2016
    International tabla phenomenon and composer Zakir Hussain’s masterful playing is marked by uncanny intuition, improvisational dexterity and formidable knowledge. He has played an integral role in introducing the beauty of Indian music to the world, collaborating with icons as diverse as George Harrison, Yo-Yo Ma and Pharoah Sanders. Here, he...