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Events

Saturday, April 6

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
06 Apr

One of the most iconic images in the American memory is John Trumbull’s Declaration of Independence. The painting was commissioned by Congress in 1817 and...

33rd Annual Buder Center Powwow
06 Apr

The 33rd Annual Buder Center Powwow will take place at the Washington University Field House (330 N. Big Bend Blvd.). The doors open at 10 a.m., with grand...

Saturday, April 6 | 12:00 AM
Harry Beckhoff illustration for the fiction story "The Day's Work," Collier's, May 1948. From the Walt Reed Illustration Archive.
06 Apr

The Bend it Like Beckhoff exhibition explores the work of Harry Beckhoff. Beckhoff nearly became an accountant instead of an illustrator after being told in...

A Declaration of Independence medal, image credit belonging to Daniel Frank Sedwick
06 Apr

Drawing from the Washington University Wulfing Collection of ancient coins and from private collectors, the Coins Across Time exhibition examines aspects of...

Photo from the Missouri Historical Society.
06 Apr

The Louisiana Purchase Exposition, also known as the St. Louis World’s Fair, opened its doors to the public on April 30, 1904. By the time it concluded in...

Legacy of Fandom: Introducing the Levey Family Collection on Sports and Culture
06 Apr

Lewis Levey (MBA ’67) has collected sports memorabilia all his life. His passion began with personal keepsakes from sporting events he attended as a child...

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
06 Apr

Explore the small and smaller books in the Little Libris exhibition displayed as a miniature library. The miniature library display contains books from...

Images for Pasted Youth are courtesy of Andrew Krivine.
06 Apr

Pasted Youth is an exhibition of posters, flyers, fanzines, handbills, record sleeves, badges, and other punk ephemera from the collection of Andrew Krivine....

The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth Century American Medicine
06 Apr

This Glaser Gallery exhibit, "The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth-Century American Medicine," is on display on...

WUDance Collective: 'GLIMMERS'
06 Apr

“Glimmers are small moments that spark joy or peace…” Glimmers bring hope, insight, and connectivity. They radiate a beauty that illuminates the corners of...

Saturday, April 6 | 12:00 AM
Workshop on Translational Research on Data Heterogeneity
06 Apr

In this digital age, large-scale data offer many new opportunities, holding great promises for researchers and decision-makers to understand important...

Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
06 Apr

The St. Louis–based artist Kahlil Robert Irving creates assemblages made of layered images and sculptures composed of replicas of everyday objects. Mainly...

Santiago Sierra: 52 Canvases Exposed to Mexico City’s Air
06 Apr

The Madrid-based artist Santiago Sierra presents 52 Canvases Exposed to Mexico City’s Air (2019) in the Saligman Family Atrium. Known for his provocative...

Space Mapping: Video Art Series
06 Apr

In coordination with the exhibition Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present, the artist Kahlil Robert Irving selected a series of contemporary video...

The Body in Pieces
06 Apr

In her 1994 text The Body in Pieces, art historian Linda Nochlin proposes the fragment as a metaphor for modernity. She argues that artists’ impulse to...

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
06 Apr

This exhibition explores the puzzle of why we seek out and enjoy negative emotions caused by our engagement with art, such as the sadness we feel when we...

Wellness & Mental Health Panel and Celebration
06 Apr

Come to the Wellness & Mental Health Panel and Celebration on Saturday, April 6, 2024, 11 AM at the International Institute's Hall of Nations. At this...

Junyi Su, senior minor recital, viola
06 Apr

Program: Viola Concerto (1929) — William Walton (1902–1983) I. Andante comodo II. Scherzo and trio III. Finale – allegro moderato Vera...

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