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The Bennington College Judson Project at MoMA

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OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | The MoMA presents Judson Dance Theater: "The Work Is Never Done" exhibition. The show looks at the formative moment in the 1960s when a group of choreographers, visual artists, composers, and filmmakers gathered in Judson Memorial Church, NYC, for a series of workshops that ultimately redefined what counted as dance.

Scalar, A Solo Exhibition by Torkwase Dyson

VAPA Usdan Gallery

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Though working in multiple mediums, Torkwase Dyson (b. Chicago) describes herself as a painter who uses distilled geometric abstraction to create an idiosyncratic language both expressive and diagrammatic.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

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Join prospective students, their families, and our immediate community for a vibrant showcase of works-in-progress. BenningtonWorks will highlight the close collaborations between faculty and students that set the innovative and rigorous tone of a Bennington education.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Registration and Breakfast

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Registration and breakfast for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks. Registration is held in VAPA Newman Court and breakfast in VAPA Greenwall Auditorium.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Performance by Michael Wimberly's Mallet Percussion Ensemble

VAPA Greenwall Auditorium

A performance by Michael Wimberly's Mallet Percussion Ensemble in Greenwall Auditorium during the breakfast for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Welcome from President Mariko Silver and Vice President of Enrollment Tony Cabasco

VAPA Greenwall Auditorium

Welcome from President Mariko Silver and Vice President of Enrollment Tony Cabasco for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks.

BenningtonWorks

BenningtonWorks

Bennington Campus

BenningtonWorks is a daylong celebration of our collective works-in-progress. This is a unique chance to visit the studios and classrooms where students and faculty have been hard at work this term—and share in their most recent projects.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

A Bennington Education: The Plan Process and Field Work Term

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Dean of Studies Laurie Kobik and Director of Field Work Term and Career Development Faith McClellan will illustrate the framework for two of Bennington's central structures: the Plan Process and Field Work Term for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks. Locations: VAPA Galleria | VAPA Usdan Gallery

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | In Motion, In Progress: Dance Works

VAPA E303 Dance Studio

Students creating new works for performance this term will show and discuss their current research.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Literature out Loud: New Works: "The Technology of Heartbreak: Short Fiction"

Franklin

How do you write a compelling and heartbreaking story that isn’t simply a manipulative one-note dirge? Literature students in Manuel Gonzales’ class will present works in progress.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | Floods: An Economic Analysis of Natural Disasters

CAPA Design Lab II

Students will present their research into the causes and effects of flood disasters, including 2016 Mississippi floods, 2011 Vermont floods, and 2002 Germany floods.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | In Their Element: Scientists at Work

Dickinson 232

Students studying science and mathematics at Bennington not only have a vast array of opportunities to pursue or become involved in original research while classes are session–they also frequently pursue research at world-class institutions over the summer.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Campus Tours

Flagpole (in front of Barn)

Tours for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks. Tours leave every 15 minutes.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

BenningtonWorks Lunch

Student Center
BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | Languages in Action

CAPA Symposium

Students working in Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish will present their original research, and talk about community outreach, study abroad, and life after Bennington.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | Rhetoric: The Art and Craft of Persuasion

VAPA D208

The ability to speak and write persuasively is an essential skill for everyone. Whether you are writing a plan essay, applying for a job, or running for public office, you need to be persuasive and compelling. Led by faculty member Karen Gover.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | Open Rehearsal: "The Christians"

VAPA Lester Martin Theater

The Christians, by Lucas Hnath, is part church service, part public debate, part gospel concert. Directed by faculty member Kirk Jackson with musical direction by faculty member Kerry Ryer-Parke.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Works-in-Progress Session | Spatial Interventions

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Students working with faculty members Donald Sherefkin and Dana Reitz present works in progress that modify and transform campus spaces. Location: VAPA Brick Patio

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Campus Tours

Flagpole (in front of Barn)

Tours for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks. Tours leave every 15 minutes.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Q&A with Admissions and Financial Aid

CAPA Symposium

For prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Open House: Student Life and Academic Services

CAPA Faculty Lounge

Come chat with Student Life and Academic Services about clubs, recreation, community engagement, health and wellness, residential life, first-year experience, general academic advising, study abroad, and more.

BenningtonWorks—Fall 2018

Campus Tours

Flagpole (in front of Barn)

Tours for prospective students and their families attending BenningtonWorks. Tours leave every 15 minutes.