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Symposia & Conferences
Archive, 2010-2011

The University's Arts community strives to hold insightful, informative, and interesting symposiums and conferences that are open to University and community members alike. Please check back for information regarding upcoming symposiums and conferences.

February 22-23, 2011

A Symposium at the U.Va. School of Architecture to explore collaboration, creative research, and community in creative problem solving techniques.

"Chance, Indeterminacy and the Creative Process"
February 22
6:30-8 pm
Campbell Hall, Room 153

Panelists include Tony Award winning and Kennedy Center Honoree Bill T. Jones

"How Design Thinking Can Transform Your Life and Maybe the World"
February 23
12-1:30 pm
Campbell Hall, Room 153

Panelists include Author Warren Berger, with moderator Dean Kim Tanzer, Dean, School of Architecture

"Innovation, Collaboration & Charlottesville"
February 23
6:30-8 pm
CCDC, 100 5Th St. NE

Panelists from the Cville Weekly Jan. 18, 2011 article

More details >

University of Virginia School of Architecture

Vice Provost for the Arts, Vice President for Research, Department of Drama (Program in Dance), Program in Arts Administration, University Programs Council (UPC), and Cville Weekly

TechnoSonics XI | Festival 2010
TechnoSonics XI: Mediated Nature
November 17-20, 2010

A multi-day festival to explore ways in which Nature informs, inspires and translates to creative work in the arts and sciences. Panel guests include leaders in composition and sound art, visual art, chemistry, and architecture. Other public events to include installation, guided sound walks throughout the community, a talk by soundscape virtuoso Doug Quin, and a culminating concert at Live Arts, featuring works by Quin and University composition faculty.

November 18, 7:30 pm
Panel Discussion   More >
featuring Doug Quin, Emily Doolittle,
Anselmo Canfora, & Lydia Moyer
Kaleidoscope Room, Newcomb Hall

November 19, 8 pm
Performance   More >
Live Arts
  TechnoSonics XI | Festival 2010    
Olwen Fouéré | Residency 2010
Symposium | Encountering the Other:
The Irish Traveller

in conjunction with Department of Drama's
production of By the Bog of Cats

Symposium to be held with Olwen Fouéré, guest artist-in-residency; Victor Luftig, Associate Professor, Irish Literature, U.Va. Dept. of English; Kate Burke, Associate Professor, Voice and Speech, U.Va. Dept. of Drama; and more.

Wednesday, October 27
4 pm, Helms Theatre
Wine Reception to Follow
FREE tickets, available in-person
at the U.Va. Arts Box Office
  Olwen Fouéré | Residency 2010        
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