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January 7, 2002
UMBC Presents January and February 2002 Arts Events
The Department ofDance and the Progressions Series present Cornfield Dance, asix member company under the direction of Ellen Cornfield. Established in1989, Cornfield Dance has performed throughout the United States,including appearances at LincolnCenter, Jacob's Pillow, thePhiladelphia Museum of Art andnumerous universities. The company has performed in Japan and Poland andrecently performed at the Open Look Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia.Before founding Cornfield Dance in 1989, Ellen Cornfield performed foreight years with the Merce CunninghamDance Company. The company's program includesForeshadowed Seeing and Velcro Road. 8 pm, UMBC Theatre. $15 general admission, $7 students and seniors. Box office: 410-455-6240. A separate press release is available.
February 13, 14, 15 & 16
The Phoenix Dance Company, a professional modern dance company inresidence at UMBC, presents its annual concerts. The venerable company,founded in 1983, has played in venues such as the
(Please note that there are two art galleries at UMBC:
the Fine Arts Gallery and the Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery.)
January 28 - March 9
The Albin O. KuhnLibrary Gallery presents Nathan Lyons: Riding 1st Class on theTitanic!. The exhibition is composed of 200 sequenced imagesproduced by the world renowned photographer and represents a continuationof an earlier project, Notations in Passing, which was published in1974 and incorporated a sequence of images that began in 1962. Thisproject, organized and circulated by the
February 8 - March 16
The Fine ArtsGallery presents Casting Shadows, Images from a New SouthAfrica: Photographs by Edward West. This traveling exhibitionorganized by the artist and the
The Department of Music's Faculty& Guest Artist Series presents pianist
The Department of Music's Free in508 series presents composer
Images for Media
High resolution images for media are available online:
or by email or postal mail.
UMBC Artsline (24 hour recorded message): (410) 455-ARTS
Media inquiries only: (410) 455-3370
Web (these sites contain extensive hyperlinks for added information)
UMBC Arts Calendar: http://www.umbc.edu/arts
UMBC Arts News Releases: http://www.umbc.edu/newsevents/oci/index.phtml?r=Art
From Baltimore and points north, proceed south on I-95 to exit 47B. Take Route 166 toward Catonsville and then follow signs to the Fine Arts Building, Theatre or Library.
From I-695, take Exit 12C (Wilkens Avenue) and continue one-half mile to the entrance of UMBC at the roundabout intersection of Wilkens Avenue and Hilltop Road. Follow signs to the Fine Arts Building, Theatre or Library.
From Washington and points south, proceed north on I-95 to Exit 47B. Take Route 166 toward Catonsville and then follow signs to the Fine Arts Building, Theatre or Library.
Daytime metered visitor parking is available in Lot 10, near the Administration Building, and in Garage 1, near the Theatre. Meters are in effect until 7:30 p.m. Visitor parking regulations are enforced on all University calendar days. Hilltop Circle and all campus roadways require a parking permit, unless otherwise marked, until 3 p.m. on weekdays.
Online campus map: http://www.umbc.edu/aboutumbc/campusmap/
Posted by dwinds1 at January 7, 2002 12:00 AM