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Asian Arts & Culture Center

Events and Exhibitions FALL 2014            

MEDITATION
September 12 - December 13
Opening Reception: Thursday, September 11, 7:30 - 9 p.m.
-- in conjunction with the openings for Biennial Art Faculty Exhibition and Chakaia Booker: Are We There Yet?
Center for the Arts Asian Arts Gallery

Explore the diverse traditions, histories, purposes and approaches to meditation through objects from the Asian Arts & Culture Center’s permanent collection and more.

Admission is FREE.
Gallery Hours: Monday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Saturday, 1 - 4 p.m.
Closed for Thanksgiving Break - November 26 - 30.


MID-DAY MEDITATION
Thursday, November 6, 1 - 2 p.m.
Monday, November 10, 1 - 2 p.m.
Center for the Arts Asian Arts Gallery

Stop, breathe, and take a break from your treadmill amidst inspirational meditation-related art in the Asian Arts Gallery. Reenergize and rejuvenate through these meditation sessions led by TU Counseling Center Therapists.

Admission is FREE. Exclusively for TU students, faculty & staff. TU ID required at the session check-in.) Each session is limited to 10 participants.


U-THEATRE: SWORD OF WISDOM
Saturday, October 18, 7:30 p.m.
Stephens Hall Theatre

Through a fusion of drumming, martial arts, and meditation, Taiwan’s U-Theatre performance troupe presents Sword of Wisdom, a story of courage in the face of life’s challenges. Presented with support from the Ministry of Culture-Republic of China and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs-Republic of China.

Tickets: $40 regular price, $30 before Oct. 1;
$20 AA&CC members and youth ages 12 and under; $10 TU students with ID.
www.tuboxoffice.com

Presented with support from:


AA&CC MEMBERS COCKTAIL RECEPTION
for Crane Level members and above
Sunday, September 21, 1 - 3 p.m.
Center for the Arts Asian Arts Gallery and Atrium

A special event for AA&CC Crane, Tiger, Phoenix, Dragon and Jade members, featuring an exclusive presentation by Hindustani [North Indian] classical vocalist Samia Mahbub Ahmad (right).


Related Events @ TU

2014 EMF Fall Film Series: Judgment
204 Van Bokkelen Hall
Films start at 7:30 p.m.

ASIAN FILMS IN THE SERIES:
Oct. 27 - 3-Iron (2004, Korea)
A transient young man breaks into empty homes to partake of the vacationing residents' lives for a few days. Introduction by Niya Werts, Department of Health Science.

Nov. 24 - Enemies of the People (2009, UK / Cambodia)
One of the most harrowing and compelling personal documentaries of our time, Enemies of the People exposes for the first time the truth about the Killing Fields and the Khmer Rouge who were behind Cambodias horrific genocide. Introduction by Joanna Pecore, Director of the Asian Arts & Culture Center.


STAY TUNED FOR ADDITIONAL PROGRAMMING ANNOUNCEMENTS

ALL EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. For information, call 410-704-2807.


Asian Arts & Culture Center
Center for the Arts, Room 2037 (map)
Gallery Hours: Monday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.;
Saturday 1 - 4 p.m. (during exhibitions)

Phone: 410-704-2807
E-mail: asianarts@towson.edu

 




 


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