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Wednesday, May 15

'Medals of Independence' exhibit
15 May

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...

Harry Beckhoff illustration for the fiction story "The Day's Work," Collier's, May 1948. From the Walt Reed Illustration Archive.
15 May

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
15 May

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

Big Little Books, Dowd Illustration Research Archive
15 May

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

NeuroAI Symposium
15 May

AI and Brains compute. Under the hood, AI and Brains have similarities (and differences); (i) many processing units (ii) are highly interconnected by weights...

Wednesday, May 15 | 12:00 AM
Nuclear Theory for New Physics
15 May

The Washington University in St. Louis Department of Physics and the McDonnell Center for the Space Sciences invite you to the Nuclear Theory for New Physics...

Wednesday, May 15 | 12:00 AM
Images for Pasted Youth are courtesy of Andrew Krivine.
15 May

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

Re-Drawn: Pictures, Plots & Portrayals from Special Collections
15 May

The Re-Drawn exhibition presents materials curated by the Master of Fine Arts in Illustration and Visual Culture (MFA-IVC) students as a part of their...

The Novel Nineteenth Century: Trends, Treatments, and Technologies in Nineteenth Century American Medicine
15 May

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

Kahlil Robert Irving: Archaeology of the Present
15 May

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
15 May

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...

Slingshot: 2024 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition
15 May

Slingshot: 2024 MFA in Visual Art Thesis Exhibition features thesis projects by the Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art candidates in the 2024 graduating class...

Space Mapping: Video Art Series
15 May

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

Tragic Depictions: Negative Emotions in the Visual Arts
15 May

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...

ICTS mHealth Research Core Seminar Series: Digital Solutions Studio
15 May

You are invited to the mHRC Seminar Series presentation, presented by Albert Lai, MD and Saif Arif.

Wednesday, May 15 | 3:00 PM
Virtual Event
The SciComm Journal Club
15 May

Join the Center for Health and Science Communication at Becker Library for the next SciComm Journal Club session, hosted in partnership with the Division of...

The Black Rep presents 'Timbuktu!'
15 May

With the addition of a West African setting and a score featuring such Broadway hits as “Stranger in Paradise” and “This is My Beloved,” this musical...

Wednesday, May 15 | 7:00 PM

Wednesday, May 15