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Metaphorical Narratives

Off campus (see description)

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | The first major retrospective exhibition of Philemona Williamson ’73 is on view at Montclair Art Museum in New Jersey.

Photographs by Laura Gilpin and her Circle

Off campus (see description)

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | A photography exhibition co-curated by Bennington students enrolled in the class, "Laura Gilpin & The Platinum Print", offered Spring 2017 and taught by faculty member Jonathan Kline.

Olympic threat; Alexandra Bell

"Counternarratives" On View

Bennington Campus

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Critically acclaimed media artist Alexandra Bell’s “Counternarratives” prints installed on building exteriors around the Bennington campus, the first display of the Bell’s work by an academic institution and the first to present her project as a series. As the prints are displayed outside, they will be on view 24/7.

Whyte ’05 Solo Show

Off campus (see description)

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | The first solo show by Cosmo Whyte ’05 with Marcia Wood Gallery is on view through November 25.

Sundays on Broadway Fall 2017

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Cathy Weis Projects announces the fall 2017 season of Sundays on Broadway, an ongoing series of performances, film screenings, and discussions on Sunday evenings at WeisAcres.

Duff ’12 in Uncommon Sense

Off campus (see description)

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Andrew Duff ’12 is making his off-Broadway debut in "Uncommon Sense," a theatrical production by the Tectonic Theater Project that explores the autism spectrum and what it means to society. The show is now playing at the Sheen Center for Thought and Culture.

Williamson ’73 in "Converging Voices"

Off campus (see description)

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Philemona Williamson '73 is participating in Hofstra University Museum’s group exhibition, "Converging Voices: Gender and Identity."

Hall ’04 in DEPE Space Exhibition

Off campus (see description)

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | The DEPE (Department of Education and Public Engagement) Space series presents "Slow an Alarm Until It’s a Tone," by artist in residency Ben Hall ’04 at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit.

Jazz Religion

Religion, Social Media, and the Power of Discourse

CAPA Symposium

A stand-alone class taught by Michael Cohen as part of Jazz Religion, a not-for-credit course open to the Bennington College community.

Career Development Programming

LAB Talk: Artist Portfolios

VAPA B206

Join Josh Blackwell '95, visual arts faculty member, for a conversation on putting together an artist's portfolio. Learn about selecting pieces to represent your body of work in settings from senior review to graduate school to grant and job applications, and work on curating a collection of work to show off your style, versatility, and depth.

Science Workshop–Fall 2017

Fear and Loathing in Silicon Valley: Two Years Inside a Startup

Dickinson 232

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Bennington's own Computer Science faculty member Andrew Cencini will discuss "Fear and Loathing in Silicon Valley: Two Years Inside a Startup."

A Friday Night Vespers for Thanks Giving

Deane Carriage Barn, Pit

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | In a brief service, the class “Morning Plainchant” will sing the traditional 4th-c. hymn of thanksgiving, Te Deum, along with other Gregorian chants at dusk in a darkening barn. A few students will speak about giving thanks. We will close with an Agnus Dei sung in a circle.

East Coast Curriculum

VAPA Margot Tenney Theater

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | "East Coast Curriculum" is a modern day riff on Arthur Schnitzler's "La Ronde" with liberal arts College as a theme. A play about love, sex, politics, feminism, class, friendship, family and the fear, ecstasy and absurdity of being young. Showings will take place each night at 8:00 PM from Nov. 16-19.