Spider Sculpture (Spider: 3'x 4' x 1', carved red cedar; Web:
15' x 15', Willow on armature) is one of 10 new larger-than-life
pieces now at the Morris Arboretums exhibition of David
Rogers Big Bugs.
the Ground Up: Approaches to Architecture and Landscape Design;
100 master drawings and models including
works by: Loius I. Kahn, Isamu Noguchi, Laurie Olin, Wesley Wei,
Venturi Scott Brown & Assoc.; Kroiz Gallery, Lower Level,
Fisher Fine Arts Library. Through September 2 (Architectural
of Robinson Fredenthal; known for monumental public sculpture,
such as "Black Forest"; 1000+ geometric models on display;
Kroiz Gallery, Lower Level, Fisher Fine Arts Library. Through
September 2 (Architectural Archives)
Art of Atiya Ola Malik-Kahn; opening reception;
4:3-6:30 p.m.; Burrison Gallery, Faculty Club, Inn at Penn (Faculty
on Jorge Luis Borges; two screenings:
Jorge Luis Borges: The Mirror Man (P. Molins; 2000; 47 mins.);
and The Many Faces of Borges/ Jorge
Luis Borges sus 80 Años (H. Delgado;
1979; 82 mins.); 7:30 p.m.; Film Studies, 4th
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library. Info.: (215) 898-4325 (Van Pelt-Dietrich
Brownsville, Brooklyn: Blacks, Jews and
the Changing Face of the Ghetto; Wendell
Pritchett, author; discussion & signing; noon; Penn Bookstore
Crafts Fair; 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Locust
Walk. Rain or shine; info.: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through April 12 (Office of Student Life; SPEC).
& Conversation with Charles Fuller;
playwright; 10 a.m.; Kelly Writers House. RSVP required: email@example.com
(Writers House Fellows Program; Art Sanctuary; Temple University).
Extinctions, Asteroid Impacts and Giant Volcanic Eruptions: The
Beginning and the End of the Age of Dinosaurs (Henry Darwin Rogers
Lecture and Academic Award Ceremony ); Paul E. Olsen, Columbia
University Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory; 3 p.m.; Heilmeier
Hall, Towne Bldg. Dinner follows. RSVP required: (215) 898-5724
(Earth & Environmental Science; Institute for Environmental
Strategies for Managing Bioethical Issues;
Christine Arakelian Ross, New Organon Group; noon-1:30 p.m.; rm.
320, 3401 Market St. (Center for Bioethics Emanuel & Robert
Hart Lecture Series).
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