Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Performance by Autumn Knight: 7:00 pm
Autumn Knight is a Houston-based interdisciplinary artist. Autumn Knight holds an M.A. in Drama Therapy, from New York University (New York, NY) and a B.A. in Theatre Arts/Speech Communications from Dillard University (New Orleans, LA). Knight’s work has been in group exhibitions at various institutions including University Museum at Texas Southern University, DiverseWorks, Art League Houston, Alabama Song Ar t Space and Project Row Houses. She is currently an artist in residence at Galveston Artist Residency, Galveston, TX (2013-2014). Autumn Knight es una artista interdisciplinaria radicada en Houston. Recibió su M.A. en dramaterapia, de la New York University (Nueva York, NY) y su Licenciatura en Artes Dramáticas/Comunicaciones de Dillard University (Nuevo Orleans, LA). La obra de Knight ha sido incluida en exposiciones colectivas en una variedad de instituciones como University Museum de Texas Southern University, DiverseWorks, Art League Houston, Alabama Song Art Space, y Project Row Houses, entre otras. Actualmente es artista en residencia en Galveston Art Residency, en Galveston, Texas (2013-2014).
Antena is a language justice and language experimentation collaborative founded in 2010 by Jen Hofer and John Pluecker, both of whom are writers, artists, literary translators, bookmakers and activist interpreters. FromJ anuary 18 – May 10, 2014, Antena will be in residence at Blaffer, where they will inhabit various spaces of the museum to explore how critical views on language can help us to reimagine and rearticulate the worlds we live in.
For more information visit: http://www.blafferartmuseum.
The University of Houston Libraries now offers a series of technology training courses open to all UH students, faculty and staff.
Courses cover Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, and content are tailored for basic, intermediate and advanced skill levels. More courses will be added to the rotation, including training on software such as Outlook, iMovie, Live Movie Maker, InDesign and other commonly-used programs.
Sessions run for 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the topic and skill level, and most sessions will take place in the Learning Commons training areas. Session Timings: (See the link below) Morning Sessions: (10AM to 12PM) Afternoon Sessions: (2PM to 4PM) Evening Sessions: (6PM to 8PM)
The full training calendar is posted online and is updated on a monthly basis. Seating is limited to about 15 people per session and currently first come, first serve basis. See upcoming Training Sessions & Location details from here:http://info.lib.uh.edu/
Looking for a fun way to de-stress before finals? Then come to rooms 106-T & 106-P to "paws" and relax with some furry friends! The UH Libraries is partnering with local organization, Faithful Paws, to bring in certified therapy dogs for petting, cuddling, and treat feeding.
For more information visit http://weblogs.lib.uh.edu/
Come see an advance screening of A24's new hilarious film, OBVIOUS CHILD starring Jenny Slate. OBVIOUS CHILD Trailer: http://youtu.be/r2GN3wdfqbA
Screening is FREE and EXCLUSIVELY for University of Houston students.
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