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Arts Grounds, Archive 2009-2010
Final Fridays
Schedule, 2012-13
Final Fridays is a monthly showcase of the Arts at U.Va highlighting exhibits, performances, and lectures on Arts Grounds and across the University. The University Art Museum, Ruffin Gallery, The School of Architecture, The Fine Arts Library, and The Garden at Eunoia offer monthly receptions and gallery talks in conjunction with their exhibits. Music performances, Drama performances, and Creative Writing readings often join the line-up. We invite students, faculty, and community members to come experience this monthly showcase of the Arts at U.Va.!

Final Fridays is supported by the Office of the Vice Provost for the Arts
and a collaboration of all things Arts at U.Va.
   
     
     

Final Friday
April 26, 2013

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

Featuring
Jerstin Crosby
Firestarter (E.L.F.)

9 am – 8 pm

McIntire Department of Music

Tea Time Recital

1:30 pm | Old Cabell Hall | Free

McIntire Department of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

4th & 5th Year Exhibitions
Ally Burnett, Rachel Lane, Riley Banks, Leah Harbour, Laura Price, Emily Macon, Mary Bode, Kiyoko Timmons, Shailagh Kennedy, Evan Howell and Betty Quinn

Ruffin Hall
5:30 – 7:30 pm

The Fralin Museum of Art

Seated Woman
Performance Art Piece by Maya Mackrandilal

On view—
Terrace of The Fralin Museum
Friday, April 26 | 12–7:30 pm


Details >

Final Friday Reception featuring

Corot to Cézanne
French Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
&
Traces of the Hand
Master Drawings from the Collection of Frederick and Lucy S. Herman
&
Becoming the Butterfly
Landscapes of James McNeill Whistler
&
STrAY
Found Poems from a Lost Time
Suzanne McClelland

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Featuring current exhibitions and WTJU rock DJ James Ford
FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

Expanding the Eruv:
Semiotics, Infrastructure, and the Making of Jewish Space
East Wing Gallery

AQUIFERious Virginia
Dean's Gallery

Painting the American Flag & Works on Paper:
Projects by students in Prof. Sanda Iliescu's Painting and Public Art,
Arch. 5780
Elmaleh Gallery + Salon Walls + Corner Gallery
6 pm Gallery Talk with Sanda Iliescu and students

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:00 pm

The Garden at Eunoia

Final Friday Reception featuring

Seeing New by Manya Cherabuddi


7–9 pm
Eunoia

U.Va. Department of Drama

You Can't Take it With You
By George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart
Directed by J.P. Schiedler

8 pm | Ruth Caplin Theatre

Tickets: $14 for adults; $12 for U.Va. faculty/staff, U.Va. Alumni Association, and seniors; $8 for students/children; free for U.Va. students with advanced reservations
Box Office >

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Final Friday
March 29, 2013

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

Featuring
Peter Nelson
On Dying

9 am – 8 pm

The FAVE

The Fine Arts Visualization Environment (FAVE) is an effort to re-purpose dormant spaces in the library for dynamic public use featuring a combination of interactive technology and comfortable design.

The Fralin Museum of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Corot to Cézanne
French Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
&
Traces of the Hand
Master Drawings from the Collection of Frederick and Lucy S. Herman
&
Becoming the Butterfly
Landscapes of James McNeill Whistler
&
STrAY
Found Poems from a Lost Time
Suzanne McClelland

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Featuring music by
The Mingsley Family

FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

AQUIFERious Virginia
Dean's Gallery
Gallery Talk with
Margaret Ross Tolbert | 6 pm


Art Auction Exhibit
Silent Auction closing: 10 pm
Elmaleh, East Wing + Corner Galleries

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:00 pm
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Final Friday
February 22, 2013

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

Featuring
Stephanie Hough
Spam (The Proposition)

9 am – 8 pm

The FAVE

The Fine Arts Visualization Environment (FAVE) is an effort to re-purpose dormant spaces in the library for dynamic public use featuring a combination of interactive technology and comfortable design.

McIntire School of Commerce

Final Friday Opening & Reception

Student Art Show

3–5 pm | John P. Connaughton Art Gallery, Rouss & Robertson Halls

McIntire Department of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Art Student Society's (A.S.S.) Juried Art Show
Jurors: Prof. Howard Singerman, Prof. George Sampson & Jody Kielbasa, Vice Provost for the Arts

Ruffin Hall
5:30 – 8 pm

The Fralin Museum of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Corot to Cézanne
French Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
&
Traces of the Hand
Master Drawings from the Collection of Frederick and Lucy S. Herman
&
Becoming the Butterfly
Landscapes of James McNeill Whistler
&
STrAY
Found Poems from a Lost Time
Suzanne McClelland

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Featuring zydeco music
by Matty Metcalfe

FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

AQUIFERious Virginia
Dean's Gallery

The Biennale Box
Elmaleh Gallery

Nix + Peliccia Fellowships exhibit
East Wing Gallery + Corner Gallery
Gallery Talk | 6 pm

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:00 pm

The Garden at Eunoia

Final Friday Reception featuring

Open Door:
a collaborative art exhibition

7–9 pm
Eunoia

McIntire Department of Music

Dither Electric Guitar Quartet
A concert featuring new music by UVA emerging composers

8 pm | Christ Episcopal Church | Free

U.Va. Department of Drama

God's Ear
By Jenny Schwartz
Directed by Sandy Shinner

8 pm | Helms Theater

Tickets: $14 for adults; $12 for U.Va. faculty/staff, U.Va. Alumni Association, and seniors; $8 for students/children; free for U.Va. students with advanced reservations
Box Office >

  Poster

Final Friday
January 25, 2013

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

Featuring
Stephanie Hough
Spam (The Proposition)

9 am – 8 pm

The FAVE

The Fine Arts Visualization Environment (FAVE) is an effort to re-purpose dormant spaces in the library for dynamic public use featuring a combination of interactive technology and comfortable design.

McIntire Department of Music

Cosmopolitan Nationalism: Foreigners in Paris during the Long Nineteenth Century
A Colloquium by Annegret Fauser
Reception to Follow

3:30 pm | Old Cabell Hall, Room 107

McIntire Department of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Terrestrial Transmissions
An Arts Enhancement Event

Ruffin Gallery
5:30 – 7:30 pm

The Fralin Museum of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Corot to Cézanne
French Drawings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
&
Traces of the Hand
Master Drawings from the Collection of Frederick and Lucy S. Herman
&
Becoming the Butterfly
Landscapes of James McNeill Whistler
&
STrAY
Found Poems from a Lost Time
Suzanne McClelland

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Featuring music by Ming Ming
FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

Hana Kim: Tactile Structures
Dean's Gallery
Artist’s Talk: Hana Kim with
composer Natalie Draper

Community as Classroom:
Cape Coast Ghana Program 2012

Elmaleh Gallery

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:00 pm

The Garden at Eunoia

Final Friday Reception featuring

The Forgetfulness of Time
by Sarah-Louise Dechow

7–9 pm
Eunoia
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Final Friday
October 26, 2012

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

Featuring
Elizabeth Webb
Untitled (Paradise)

9 am – 8 pm

The FAVE

The Fine Arts Visualization Environment (FAVE) is an effort to re-purpose dormant spaces in the library for dynamic public use featuring a combination of interactive technology and comfortable design.

McIntire Department of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Margaret McCann
From Rome to Atlantic City

Ruffin Gallery
5:30 – 7:30 pm

Final Friday Open Studio featuring

Julie Heffernan
Painter-in-Residence

Studio 323, Ruffin Hall
5:30 – 7:30 pm

The Fralin Museum of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Ancient Masters in Modern Styles
Chinese Ink Paintings from the 16th – 21st Centuries
&
The Valley of the Shadow
American Landscapes in the Time of the Civil War
&
Jean Hélion
Reality and Abstraction
&
Making Science Visible
The Photography of Berenice Abbott

5:30 – 7:30 pm

Featuring a cappella performances by U.Va.'s New Dimensions, the Virginia Belles, and the Virginia Gentlemen
FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

Hana Kim: Tactile Structures
Dean's Gallery
Opening Gallery Talk: Sanda Iliescu

Student Work
Elmaleh Gallery

Sambo’ Reconfigured - Rethinking Space through Parametric Differentiation
East Wing Gallery

Vicenza: Seeing + Drawing
Corner Gallery

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:00 pm

The Garden at Eunoia

Final Friday Reception featuring

Lavender: a new media and prints exhibition by Felisha Nguyen

7–9 pm
Eunoia
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Final Friday
September 28, 2012

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

Featuring
Benjamin Bellas
one day will be the last I lie beside you breathing

9 am – 8 pm

The FAVE

The Fine Arts Visualization Environment (FAVE) is an effort to re-purpose dormant spaces in the library for dynamic public use featuring a combination of interactive technology and comfortable design.

McIntire Department of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

New Natural History

Ruffin Hall
5:30 – 7:30 pm

The Fralin Museum of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Ancient Masters in Modern Styles
Chinese Ink Paintings from the 16th – 21st Centuries
&
The Valley of the Shadow
American Landscapes in the Time of the Civil War
&
Jean Hélion
Reality and Abstraction
&
Making Science Visible
The Photography of Berenice Abbott

5:30 – 7:30 pm

FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

Beyond the Book: The Legacy of Rachel Carson and Silent Spring
Elmaleh Gallery

Mara Marcu: Sambo’ Reconfigured - Rethinking Space through Parametric Differentiation
East Wing Gallery

Beijing Urbanism: Collaborative student work from the Peking University / University of Virginia Design Workshop
Corner Gallery

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:30 pm

McIntire Department of Music

U.Va. Marching Band Open Rehearsal
7 pm | FREE | Carr's Hill Field

Know the Score
Pre-Concert Lecture

7:15 pm | FREE | Minor Hall

Charlottesville & University Symphony Orchestra
8 pm | $10–$38 | Old Cabell Hall

Music Graduate Students Composer Salon
8 pm | FREE | The Bridge PAI

The Garden at Eunoia

Final Friday Reception featuring

Transcending Light and Shadow
photography by Riley Blanks
4th year studio art major

7–9 pm
Eunoia
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Final Friday
August 31, 2012

Fiske Kimball Fine Arts Library
The Niche

The FAVE

The Fine Arts Visualization Environment (FAVE) is an effort to re-purpose dormant spaces in the library for dynamic public use featuring a combination of interactive technology and comfortable design.

McIntire Department of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Earth. Fire. Air. Water.

Ruffin Hall
5:00 – 7:30 pm


Earth. Air. Fire. Water.
Mountain Lake Biological
Station Sculpture

Ruffstuff Gallery
5:30 – 7:30 pm

Earth, Fire, Air, Water offer students a rare opportunity to see and learn from their professors’ mature work. For the university at large, this exhibition is a chance to share in the creative research that members of the university community have produced in the last two years both on and off grounds. As a showcase of some of the best new artwork from Central Virginia and elsewhere, Earth, Fire, Air, Water is a must-see event for everyone in the Charlottesville area.

The Fralin Museum of Art

Final Friday Reception featuring

Ancient Masters in Modern Styles
Chinese Ink Paintings from the 16th – 21st Centuries
&
The Valley of the Shadow
American Landscapes in the Time of the Civil War
&
Jean Hélion
Reality and Abstraction
&
Making Science Visible
The Photography of Berenice Abbott

5:30 – 7:30 pm
Featuring a special Lion Dance by U.Va.'s The Pride

FREE to U.Va. students and members,
$3 for non members

U.Va. School of Architecture

Final Friday Reception featuring

Generative Designs for India: the Emergent Megacity + the Enduring Village
Elmaleh Gallery

14 EXPLORATIONS: Independent Research from the India Initiative
East Wing Gallery

Framing India: Michael Petrus photography
Corner Gallery

School of Architecture
5:30 – 7:30 pm

McIntire Department of Music

U.Va. Marching Band Open Rehearsal
6 pm | FREE | Carr's Hill Field

Come hear the U.Va. Marching Band Open Rehearsal at Carr's Hill Field on the corner of Emmett and Ivy Roads or go hang out on the downtown mall after the rehearsal to see the CMB Paint the Town Orange.
Call 982.5347 for more information.
Wahoowa!

The Garden at Eunoia

Final Friday Reception featuring

You Have Not Seen: Adaptive Challenges and Perspective on Life at the Edge of Chaos

VCU trained Painter and Printmaker Christa Reuel teams up for the first time with her husband, musician Jonathan Reuel to explore issues of growth and human development. They have combined their talents to create an evening of stunning visual art and songwriting. Drawing from Chaos Theory, Living Systems Theory, and Christian Scriptural Texts, the Reuels explore the potential for growth and transformation resident in unsolvable problems and unstable environments.

7–9 pm
Musicial performance at 8 pm
Eunoia
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