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What is featured?

Sunday, 11 Feb 2018

Showcase Choral Concert

Feb 11, 2018

7:45 PM - 8:45 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Music Department Arts, performances

ISU Choral Choirs perform for the Cyclone Honor choir.

Monday, 12 Feb 2018

Valentine's Day Cards Walk-In Craft

Feb 12, 2018

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

$4 for unlimited crafting

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

We've got the supplies, you bring the creativity! Paper, glitter, fabric, stamps, buttons, watercolor and more to make your valentines.

Cyclone Honor Choir

Feb 12, 2018

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

Music Department Arts, performances

Featuring students from schools around Iowa with the Iowa State Singers.

Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018

Valentine's Day Cards Walk-In Craft

Feb 13, 2018

2:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

$4 for unlimited crafting

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

We've got the supplies, you bring the creativity! Paper, glitter, fabric, stamps, buttons, watercolor and more to make your valentines.

Open Mic Night

Feb 13, 2018

8:00 PM

The M-Shop, MU

FREE

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

Open mic night gives students the chance to show off their talents to their fellow students. Many are musicians, comedians, and poets. So come on out and show us what kind of talents you have. (Sign Up starts at 7:30 p.m. until all spots are filled)

Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018

Artful Yoga

Feb 14, 2018

5:30 PM - 6:30 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. The practice will begin at 5:30 with a brief talk connecting the current exhibition to the yoga practice. No yoga experience is necessary, but please bring your own mat. Free, but online registration required at www.museums.iastate.edu.

Date Night at the Museum

Feb 14, 2018

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall, and ReACT Gallery

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Celebrate Valentine's Day with University Museums this year! Take in the magnetic sculpture of the "Manuel Neri: Ambiguity, Mystery and Allure" exhibition, or ignite conversation within the ReACT Gallery's "Green Dot" exhibition with your Valentine after hours. A flower of choice and cookies provided for visitors while supplies last, so come early!

Thursday, 15 Feb 2018

Crafty Cocktail Night

Feb 15, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Reiman Gardens

$10-$12.50

Reiman Gardens Arts, performances

"Put a Bird on It!" Join us at the Gardens after hours for some creative crafting while you sip on adult beverages in a beautiful setting!

Paper Flowers Class

Feb 15, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $32, Public $42 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Learn the basics of paper flower construction, and create beautiful, surprisingly simple arrangements.

Reception: MU Art Exhibits

Feb 15, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Gallery and Pioneer Room, Memorial Union

free

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

See recent work by Paintpushers in the Gallery and the Art Inspired Student Juried Exhibit in the Pioneer Room. Jurors will share remarks at 6:30 p.m.

The Vagina Monologues

Feb 15, 2018

6:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

$10-$20

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

The Vagina Monologues is an award-winning play based on V-Day Founder, playwright, performer and activist Eve Ensler's interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace the piece celebrates women's sexuality and strength. Through the play, and the liberation of this one word, countless women throughout the world have taken control of their bodies and their lives.

Workspace class: Desk shelf

Feb 15, 2018

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $65, Public $75 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Make a wood shelf that you can set atop a desk or table to add storage or display space.

The Vagina Monologues

Feb 15, 2018

9:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

$10-$20

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

The Vagina Monologues is an award-winning play based on V-Day Founder, playwright, performer and activist Eve Ensler's interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace the piece celebrates women's sexuality and strength. Through the play, and the liberation of this one word, countless women throughout the world have taken control of their bodies and their lives.

Friday, 16 Feb 2018

Paint Your Own Pottery: Color Marbling

Feb 16, 2018

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $4, Public $5, plus the cost of the bisque selected

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Learn a technique for marbling glaze on your pottery to create smooth swirls of color.

The Vagina Monologues

Feb 16, 2018

7:00 PM

Sun Room, Memorial Union

$10-$20

Student Union Board Arts, performances Student activities

The Vagina Monologues is an award-winning play based on V-Day Founder, playwright, performer and activist Eve Ensler's interviews with more than 200 women. With humor and grace the piece celebrates women's sexuality and strength. Through the play, and the liberation of this one word, countless women throughout the world have taken control of their bodies and their lives.

ISU Symphonic Band

Feb 16, 2018

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$5

Music Department Arts, performances

The Symphonic Band is an 80-member ensemble that explores traditional as well as contemporary works by composers such as Percy Grainger, Malcolm Arnold, Gustav Holst, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Leonard Bernstein. The Symphonic Band is conducted by Steven Smyth, Associate Director of Bands.

Saturday, 17 Feb 2018

Vinyl Record Painting Walk-In Craft

Feb 17, 2018

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

$7

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Live Green Student activities

Using paint or special markers, turn a record into a piece of wall art. Enter our drawing for tickets to Motown the Musical at Stephens Auditorium on February 28 at 7:30pm.

Sunday, 18 Feb 2018

Petersen to Neri: The Figurative Tradition at ISU

Feb 18, 2018

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Christian Petersen Art Museum, 1017 Morrill Hall

free

University Museums Arts, performances

Representations of the figure in art are tangible, accessible, and relatable. We can see ourselves and our humanity. University Museums Director Lynette Pohlman will discuss the ongoing figurative tradition in the permanent collection beginning with the Regionalist sculptures of Christian Petersen to the abstract works of art included in the current exhibition "Manuel Neri: Ambiguity, Mystery and Allure".

ISU Symphony Orchestra

Feb 18, 2018

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Building

$5.00 adults & students

Music Department Arts, performances

Jacob Harrison, conductor

Walk-in Argentine Tango

Feb 18, 2018

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Workspace

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

Student Activities Center 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, 19 Feb 2018

Enameled Jewelry Class

Feb 19, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $45, Public $55 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

In enameling, we use heat to fuse colorful crushed glass to metal. Learn to safely use a torch to create a variety of enameled projects.

Wheel Pottery Class

Feb 19, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $120, Public $130- (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things! Start with centering clay and pulling cylinders, the building blocks to throwing on the wheel.

Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018

Sustainapalooza

Feb 20, 2018

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Memorial Union Great Hall

free

Live Green Arts, performances Live Green

An interactive event focused on increasing your ability to be sustainable. The event will host sustainable organizations, clubs and research groups, green-it-yourself stations, a clothing swap, free food, green giveaways and more.

Bookbinding with Pretty Papers Class

Feb 20, 2018

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $50, Public $60 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Artists have been making gorgeous marbled and paste papers for centuries. Now it's your turn!

Acrylic Painting Class

Feb 20, 2018

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $70, Public $80 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Discover the versatility of acrylic - a water-soluble medium that dries quickly.

Wednesday, 21 Feb 2018

Art Walk: Art and the Natural World

Feb 21, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Kildee Hall, south entrance

free

University Museums Arts, performances

In celebration of the new sculpture in Bessey Hall, join University Museums as we analyze how artists have represented, explored, and honored the natural world around them through their art. Meet inside the south entrance of Kildee Hall.

Expressive Journaling Class

Feb 21, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $25, Public $35

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Express your internal thoughts and experiences using pen and paper. Handwriting activates different parts of the brain which enhances focus, fosters creativity and activates reflection.

Wheel Pottery Class

Feb 21, 2018

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $120, Public $130- (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Get your hands dirty and make beautiful things! Start with centering clay and pulling cylinders, the building blocks to throwing on the wheel.

Metalsmithing Class

Feb 21, 2018

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Workspace at the Memorial Union

ISU $85, Public $95 (supplies included)

Student Activities Center Arts, performances Student activities

Begin your exploration of jewelry-making by learning techniques such as sawing, drilling, forming, chasing, annealing and riveting.

ISU Jazz Ensembles I & II

Feb 21, 2018

7:30 PM

Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall, Music Hall

$5 adult & students tickets sold at the door.

Music Department Arts, performances

James Bovinette, Director of Jazz 1 Michael Giles, Director of Jazz 2