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Wednesday, June 21

 This image is an illustration by Stanley Galli that was painted for a Weyerhaeuser advertisement. The illustration can be found in Washington University in St. Louis’ Walter Reed Illustrative Archive within the Modern Graphic History Library Collection.
21 Jun

The Artifacts & Fictions exhibition presents selected works from the Master of Fine Arts in Illustration and Visual Culture (MFA-IVC) students as a part of...

Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans
21 Jun

"The Beauty in Enormous Bleakness: The Design Legacy of the Interned Generation of Japanese Americans" explores architecture’s relationship to issues of...

Chakaia Booker: 'Shaved Portions'
21 Jun

Chakaia Booker is renowned for her artistic practice that pushes the limits of abstraction through the use of her signature material—discarded rubber tires...

Reaching New Heights: The Life and Legacy of Michael W. Friedlander
21 Jun

Distinguished professor of physics Michael W. Friedlander led an extraordinary life dedicated to his family and students at Washington University in St....

Shakespeare in Hand
21 Jun

Shakespeare’s words have become so famous that there is a quote for just about every circumstance or occasion. Though many miniature books feature an entire...

Mr. William Shakespeare's comedies, histories, and tragedies, 1685
21 Jun

"The Play’s the Thing" exhibition celebrates the 400-year anniversary of the first folio—the first time William Shakespeare’s collected works were printed....

Wicked Women: White Women as Perpetrators of Mass Violence
21 Jun

The Wicked Women: White Women as Perpetrators of Mass Violence exhibition discusses the connection between whiteness, gender and violence through women...

'Killing the Buddha': Reconstructing Zen
21 Jun

“If you meet the Buddha on the road, kill him.” So said a Zen master in an iconoclastic koan—a paradoxical statement to provoke a disciple into...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 11:00 AM
African Modernism in America
21 Jun

Organized by the American Federation of Arts and the Fisk University Galleries, African Modernism in America is the first major traveling exhibition to...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 11:00 AM
The Air that Inhabits: 2023 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition
21 Jun

I would like to be the air that inhabits you for a moment only. I would like to be that unnoticed & that necessary. – Margaret Atwood The air that inhabits...

Torkwase Dyson: Bird and Lava
21 Jun

Torkwase Dyson’s artwork engages urgent issues regarding architecture, infrastructure, and the social and political impacts of the climate crisis—bringing...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 11:00 AM
Danforth Campus Toastmasters Club Returns February 1
21 Jun

WUSTL Speaks, the Danforth Campus Toastmasters club since 2014, meets every 1st and 3rd Wednesday, with the occasional 5 Wednsday being a socail meeting off...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 12:00 PM
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Summer Science Seminar Series (3 of 6)
21 Jun

The WashU School of Medicine's Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, in partnership with Julianne Moore from DBBS, invites all undergraduates and...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 12:00 PM
WashU Libraries Virtual Book Club: 'Gutenberg's Apprentice'
21 Jun

Join us for the June book club to discuss "Gutenberg's Apprentice" by Alix Christie. Peter Schoeffer is on the verge of professional success as a scribe in...

Wednesday, June 21, 2023 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
Cosmetic Services Open House for Faculty and Staff
21 Jun

Live Demos | Special Event Pricing | Refreshments Join dermatologists Laurin Council, MD, and Basia Michalski, MD, and registered nurse Carolyn Sorensen...

Wednesday, June 21