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What is featured?

Sunday, 07 Feb 2016

Curator's Tour of 40/40 +

Feb 07, 2016

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Brunnier Art Museum, 295 Scheman Bldg.

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join Assistant Curator Adrienne Gennett as she guides a tour through the exhibition 40/40 +. 40/40 + includes a selection from the original 40/40 exhibition along with new donations as University Museums continues to honor and commend the amazing Iowa artists and donors who have made the past 40 years possible.

Performance: Barjche

Feb 07, 2016

2:00 PM

Fisher Theater

$12 public, $10 students

College of Human Sciences Arts, performances

Barjche 2016: Modern dance through the ages. ISU's annual contemporary dance concert featuring faculty, students and guest artists dance works.

Argentine Tango Practica

Feb 07, 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 Diversity Student activities

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

Monday, 08 Feb 2016

Charlotte's Web

Feb 08, 2016

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Stephens Auditorium

$4 advance/$5 day of show

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig and a spider explores bravery, selfless love, and the true meaning of friendship

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 08, 2016

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Outside the Univeristy Book Store

varies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Charlotte's Web

Feb 08, 2016

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$4 advance/$5 day of show

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

E.B. White's loving story of the friendship between a pig and a spider explores bravery, selfless love, and the true meaning of friendship

Knitting Class

Feb 08, 2016

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $24, Public $34 - includes supplies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the basics of knitting: cast-on, knit, purl, bind-off, rib stitch, increase and decrease techniques, pattern reading, gauge swatching, and picking up dropped stitches.

Walk-In Craft: Silver Fingerprint Pendant

Feb 08, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$18

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Create a pendant using Precious Metal Clay (PMC) featuring something truly unique to you - your fingerprint!

Tuesday, 09 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 09, 2016

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Outside the Univeristy Book Store

varies

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Lecture: The Art of Climate Change

Feb 09, 2016

8:00 PM

Maintenance Shop - Memorial Union

free

ISU Lecture Series Arts, performances Lectures Live Green Student activities

"The Arctic Cycle: The Art of Climate Change," Chantal Bilodeau. Bilodeau is a playwright and the Artistic Director of The Arctic Cycle, an organization created to support the writing, development and production of eight plays that examine the impact of climate change on the eight countries of the Arctic. Pearl Hogrefe Visiting Writers Series

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 10, 2016

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Outside the Univeristy Book Store

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

ArtWalk: In From the Cold, Art to Warm Your Way

Feb 10, 2016

12:00 PM - 12:50 PM

Horticulture Hall, atrium

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Join University Museums' Interpretation Specialist, David Faux, for a 'mostly' indoor tour of selections from the Art on Campus Collection in spaces that are sure to warm on a wintery day. Starting in the Horticulture Hall atrium, we will journey to the Palmer Building and through MacKay and LeBaron Halls, enjoying and discussing the various artful treasures hidden away from the cold in each location.

Artful Yoga

Feb 10, 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.

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 10, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals.

Walk-In Craft: Pom Pom Hearts

Feb 10, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$8

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Make your own pom poms from yarn and glue them to a heart-shaped plaque.

Picture Frames Class

Feb 10, 2016

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

ISU $30, Public $40 - supplies included

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the basic construction of a frame including how to make mitered corners and create rabbets to hold the artwork.

Belly Dance

Feb 10, 2016

7:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

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

The Workspace Arts, performances Diversity Student activities

A Delsarte based approach to Middle Eastern (Belly) Dance in the style of award winning performer Shiara.

Grandma Mojo's Moonshine Revival Comedy Troupe

Feb 10, 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, 11 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 11, 2016

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

By the 1st Floor North Stairwell at the MU

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Varieties Semifinals

Feb 11, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Great Hall, MU

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Semi-Finals is the first performance for Varieties! Only a select few move on to perform at Finals.

Walk-In Craft: Etched Glass Bottles

Feb 11, 2016

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Workspace at the Iowa State Memorial Union

$8

The Workspace Arts, performances Live Green Student activities

Repurpose a wine bottle and make a decorative piece for you or your Valentine.

Performance: Celtic Nights

Feb 11, 2016

7:30 PM

Stephens Auditorium

$25-$59

Iowa State Center Arts, performances

Drawn from the history and folklore of Ireland and her Celtic cousins, Celtic Nights will bring the audience on a stunning musical journey of Celtic life. Telling the tale of emigration and how people's lives would be spent in a world of traveling by rail, horses and ships

Friday, 12 Feb 2016

Pop-Up Valentine's Day Art Sale

Feb 12, 2016

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

By the 1st Floor North Stairwell

The Workspace Arts, performances Student activities

Support local artists and give an original gift of art to your Valentine.

Friday Night PYOP: Date Night

Feb 12, 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.

Lecture: Spherical Paintings and the Art of Optical Illusion

Feb 12, 2016

7:00 PM

Kocimski Auditorium, 0101 College of Design

free

ISU Lecture Series Arts, performances Lectures Student activities

Artist Dick Termes will discuss his unique spherical paintings known as Termespheres and the interconnection between math, science and art. Donald Benson Memorial Lecture in Literature, Science, and the Arts.

Andrew Ripp w/ Swear and Shake

Feb 12, 2016

9:00 PM

M-Shop

$8 Students / $12 Public

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Andrew Ripp creates music that pushes the boundaries of genre stereotypes, blending the energetic beats of pop music into a soul culture and adding the depth and groove of soul music into a pop culture.

Saturday, 13 Feb 2016

Buckwheat Zydeco

Feb 13, 2016

9:00 PM

M-Shop

$12 Students / $17 Public

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

If you've gotten into Zydeco music, felt its influence, or watched the world celebrate this great aspect of Louisiana culture over the past 30 years, then it's likely been because of Buckwheat Zydeco.