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Claudia Rankine with P. Carl

Thu., Jan. 18, 5:10 p.m.

Take a break from memes and bar hopping and grab a notebook because it’s time for some cultural schooling. In the first installment of the University of Michigan’s Penny Stamps lecture series, MacArthur “Genius” Claudia Rankine teams up with former co-artistic director of ArtsEmerson and dramaturge, P. Carl. Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry as well as an editor of several anthologies including The Racial Imaginary: Writers on Race in the Life of the Mind. Carl was enlisted as dramaturge on Rankine’s upcoming play The White Card and will offer thoughtful insights into how a performance can serve as a conduit for change. free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480
Claudia Rankine with P. Carl

TRANSITORY CONVERSATIONS Gallery Talk

Thu., Jan. 18, 6-9 p.m.

Conversations occur in literal and metaphorical means when materials and people interact and connect. Conversations are the purest form of communication, exchange and transmission of information. The inherent characteristics and sensations that materials possess are utilized and exploited by the specific choices each artist makes. The stories told and formed by these material decisions create a dialog. This dialog is exemplified visually by the individual artists means of communication with their work. Each artist’s work in turn creates a conversation with the work in proximity to it. The conversations that manifest between the materials and the artists become the focus Free

http://scarabclub.org/january-10-february-17-2018-transitory-conversations/
Scarab Club (map)
217 Farnsworth
Midtown
phone (313) 831-1250; (313) 831-6815 (FAX)
TRANSITORY CONVERSATIONS Gallery Talk
Tangent Gallery (map)
715 E. Milwaukee
Greater Detroit Area
phone (313) 873-2955

Penny Stamps: Hito Steyerl

Thu., Jan. 25, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480

Talk: The Intersection

Thu., Jan. 25, 7 p.m.

free

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) (map)
4454 Woodward Ave.
Midtown
phone (313) 832-6622

An Afternoon with Dick Ruzzin, Former GM Designer

Sat., Jan. 27, 2-4 p.m.
phone 810.237.3450

Join Dick Ruzzin as he shares his experiences working as an automobile designer at General Motors. One of General Motor’s most prolific car designers, Mr. Ruzzin got his start in GM design as a Junior Designer in Oldsmobile Exterior Design Studio. He would ultimately spend over 40 years designing for GM in its various studios for its various brands, before retiring as the Director of Design for Chevrolet cars. Mr. Ruzzin will discuss his design process, with close attention to some of his earliest works, many of which are featured in the Sloan Museum’s exhibition, Art at Work. $9 adults, $8 seniors 60+, $6 youth ages 2-11

http://sloanlongway.org/?event=an-afternoon-with-dick-ruzzin&event_date=2018-01-27
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Sloan Museum (map)
1221 E Kearsley St
Greater Detroit Area
phone 810-237-3450
An Afternoon with Dick Ruzzin, Former GM Designer
Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480

Penny Stamps: Stephen Burks

Thu., Feb. 8, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480
Arab American National Museum (map)
13624 Michigan Ave.
East Downtown Dearborn
phone (313) 582-2266; (313) 582-1086 (FAX)

Penny Stamps: Jaime Hayon

Thu., Feb. 15, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480

Talk: Danielle Dean

Wed., March 7, 7 p.m.

$5 suggested donation

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) (map)
4454 Woodward Ave.
Midtown
phone (313) 832-6622

Penny Stamps: Giorgia Lupi

Thu., March 8, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480

Penny Stamps: Chelsea Manning

Thu., March 15, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480

Penny Stamps: Yvonne Rainer

Thu., March 22, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480

Penny Stamps: Brian Selznick

Thu., March 29, 5:10 p.m.

free

Michigan Theater (map)
603 E. Liberty
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 668-8480
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