In what is a quiet week for many of the arts units on campus, the UW World Series presents Axis Dance Company in a contemporary and physically integrated performance. Activities also include exhibit openings and lectures from the School of Art and the Burke Museum.
Axis Dance Company
8 p.m., Oct. 3-5 | Meany Hall
Innovative ensemble featuring performers with and without disabilities. Winner of seven Isadora Duncan Dance Awards. Presented by the UW World Series.
Haicheng Wang lecture
6 p.m., Oct. 8 | Art Building, room 317
Wang, assistant professor of art history, will discuss his research on Chinese art. This lecture is part of the tenure and promotion process.
Amie McNeel | Mark Zirpel exhibits
Oct. 9-25 | Jacob Lawrence Gallery
3-Dimensional Forum ceramics|glass|sculpture assistant professors McNeel and Zirpel show their work in exhibitions and give presentations as part of the tenure and promotion process. Zirpel will speak at 6 p.m. Oct. 3, and McNeel at 6 p.m. Oct. 10, both at the Henry Art Gallery. Free but seat reservations are recommended.
“Her Land,” Empowering Women through Art and Action series
7 p.m., Oct. 9 | Burke Museum
Women’s land rights activists, participants in Landesa’s Visiting Professionals Program, give an inside look at advocating for women’s land rights in India and Africa.