November 2, 2022The arts at Penn, engaging and experimental
Join the arts community at the University of Pennsylvania for a new season of exhibitions, performances, new public art and visiting artists. A range of artists will be featured across campus including Terence Blanchard, Jennifer Egan, Jayson Musson, Terence Nance, Gordon Parks, Shahzia Sikander, Sissel Tolaas, Arthur Tress, and many more.
October 21, 2022Jayson Musson: ‘His History of Art’
Musson, an alumnus of the Master of Fine Arts program in the Stuart Weitzman School of Design, will speak at the Annenberg Center about his artistic practice and current exhibition ‘His History of Art.’
October 19, 2022A modern history of ancient trees, through the lens of climate change
Historian Jared Farmer discusses his new book, ‘Elderflora,’ looking at why humans have no trouble looking at the ancient past but can’t seem to envision the deep future, and what trees can teach us.
October 13, 2022Decolonize the future: Defending Indigenous rights and lands
Three Maya activists from Belize spoke with Richard M. Leventhal about the challenges and progress they’ve made on land rights in recent years.
October 12, 2022Making Mask and Wig history
The 133-year-old comedy troupe becomes gender-inclusive, opening auditions to all undergraduates this fall, recruiting 20 new members, 14 of them female-identifying.