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What is featured?

Friday, 01 Jan 2016

January Craft of the Month: Harry Potter Wands

Jan 01, 2016

2:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$8

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

The wand chooses the wizard, but exceptions are made in the Workspace.

Sunday, 03 Jan 2016

Argentine Tango Practica

Jan 03, 2016

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Sunday, 10 Jan 2016

Argentine Tango Practica

Jan 10, 2016

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Monday, 11 Jan 2016

January Craft of the Month: Fabric Cork Boards

Jan 11, 2016

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$7

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Choose from prints or solid fabrics to cover a 12"x12" cork board.

Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016

ArtWalk: The Art of Business

Jan 13, 2016

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Gerdin Business Building, west entrance

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join University Museums' Interpretation Specialist, David Faux, for an exploration of the Gerdin Business Building. Come and discover the public art commissioned and purchased specifically for the home of the College of Business and rediscover some of the works of art that have found a new home in the art-filled building. Meet David inside the west main entryway.

Artful Yoga

Jan 13, 2016

5:15 PM - 6:45 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

This practice will enrich your yoga experience by going beyond the physical and inviting an artistic perspective to your awareness. Arrive early for a brief discussion of the new exhibition beginning at 5:15. The practice will begin at 5:30. No yoga experience is necessary, but please bring your own mat. To reserve your spot, e-mail nancyg@iastate.edu by 3:00 pm on the day of the class.

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Jan 13, 2016

10:00 PM

M-Shop

$1

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival is Iowa State University's student comedy, improv group. Holding shows on some Wednesday nights, you can come and laugh to your hearts content at the Mojos, and with the Mojos.

Thursday, 14 Jan 2016

Walk-In Craft: Hoop Earrings

Jan 14, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$12

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Hammer copper tubing into hoop earrings, and experiment with patina techniques for varied finishes.

Friday, 15 Jan 2016

Friday Night PYOP: Dots & Patterns

Jan 15, 2016

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $4 Studio Fee + cost of bisque, Public $5 Studio Fee + cost of bisque

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

We will show you the basics of Paint Your Own Pottery, and then we will fire it within a week for you to come pick up.

51st Annual ISU Madrigal Dinner

Jan 15, 2016

5:30 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

$43-$47

Music Department Arts, performances

The 51st Annual ISU Madrigal Dinner is presented by the Department of Music and Theatre. As guests dine by the illumination of candlelight, they will be royally entertained by the ISU Singers, Musica Antiqua and ISU Orchesis II Dancers. Social hour precedes the 6:30 p.m. dinner.

Saturday, 16 Jan 2016

"Little Dresses for Africa" Volunteer Weekend

Jan 16, 2016

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Free

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Live Green Student activities

We will provide the supplies, but can use the hands of volunteers to assist with making the dresses.

51st Annual ISU Madrigal Dinner

Jan 16, 2016

5:30 PM

Great Hall, Memorial Union

$43-$47

Music Department Arts, performances

The 51st Annual ISU Madrigal Dinner is presented by the Department of Music and Theatre. As guests dine by the illumination of candlelight, they will be royally entertained by the ISU Singers, Musica Antiqua and ISU Orchesis II Dancers. Social hour precedes the 6:30 p.m. dinner.

Sunday, 17 Jan 2016

"Little Dresses for Africa" Volunteer Weekend

Jan 17, 2016

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Free

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Live Green Student activities

We will provide the supplies, but can use the hands of volunteers to assist with making the dresses.

Argentine Tango Practica

Jan 17, 2016

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Monday, 18 Jan 2016

"Little Dresses for Africa" Volunteer Weekend

Jan 18, 2016

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

Free

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Live Green Student activities

We will provide the supplies, but can use the hands of volunteers to assist with making the dresses.

Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016

Wheel Pottery Class

Jan 19, 2016

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $100, Public $110 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Students will be guided through all aspects of forming bowls, mugs, vases and more on the pottery wheel.

Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016

Felted Mittens

Jan 20, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $37, Public $47 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Live Green Student activities

Upcycle an old wool sweater into wearable art that's also good for the environment.

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016

Walk-In Craft: Indigo Dyed Scarf

Jan 21, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$14

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Use Indigo, a natural, vibrant blue dye on a silk or cotton scarf.

Friday, 22 Jan 2016

Friday Night PYOP: Mug Night

Jan 22, 2016

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $4 Studio Fee + cost of bisque, Public $5 Studio Fee + cost of bisque

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

We will show you the basics of Paint Your Own Pottery, and then we will fire it within a week for you to come pick up.

Performance: Sleeping Beauty

Jan 22, 2016

7:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$25-59

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Audiences are transported to a storybook kingdom of fairytale princesses, malevolent witches, and true love's kiss in this most cherished ballet.

Sunday, 24 Jan 2016

Argentine Tango Practica

Jan 24, 2016

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU Five punches for $35, Public Five punches for $45

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

This Milonga (dance party) is a multi-level class with lots of time to enjoy the music and dance.

Monday, 25 Jan 2016

Poster Sale

Jan 25, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Glass Candle Holder Class

Jan 25, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $40, Public $50 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

A great introduction to the basics of fused glass and stained glass.

Woodshop Orientation

Jan 25, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $10, Public $20

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the fundamentals of woodworking equipment while creating a bird house.

Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016

Poster Sale

Jan 26, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Silver Rings Class

Jan 26, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $60, Public $70 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Saw, file, and solder sterling silver sheet to make a personalized ring just for you.

Watercolor Class

Jan 26, 2016

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $70, Public $80 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Experiment with both traditional and liquid watercolors. Suitable for the beginning painter or those with some experience wanting to learn more.

Documentary: "He Named Me Malala"

Jan 26, 2016

7:00 PM

101 Carver Hall

free

Student Union Board Arts, performances

The film portrays Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the Taliban and severely wounded by a gunshot while returning home from school in 2012 when she was 15 years old. The screening is open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016

Poster Sale

Jan 27, 2016

9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Cardinal Room, MU

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Hundreds of choices from art prints and movies to music and pop culture. Proceeds from the sale support art programs at the Memorial Union.

Gallery Talk: Art + Issues

Jan 27, 2016

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances Diversity

This gallery talk will use art as a launching pad for a community discussion on campus issues. The current exhibition is focused on the democratic process of commissioning public art for the Art on Campus Collection and will be the foundation for our discussion. The program will include a guided looking exercise, followed by an open-ended dialogue which will draw upon the art in the exhibition and the issues raised by the attendees.