September 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - March 21, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
Best known for his depictions of Kansas, the American West also reveals itself as a significant subject in John Steuart Curry's work. Curry's earliest drawings reveal a boy under the spell of Western artists, e.g., Frederic Remington. Through 38 works, to include paintings and magazine illustrations, this exhibition explores Curry’s depictions of the West as a romantic and real environment.
November 5, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 3, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art
An installation by expedition geologist and artist Charles Lindsay, who directs the artist-in-residence program for SETI (Search For Extra Terrestrial Intelligence). The installation will delve into earth's geological and cultural pasts, using scientific equipment salvaged from space exploration archaeology. Specimens and artifacts in Field Station 4 provoke musings on human perceptions of time and space.
January 26, 2020 - December 31, 2020 @ Cassias Gallery, Regnier Hall
February 3, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ Chang Gallery, Seaton Hall
February 10, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ Mark A. Chapman Gallery, 116 Willard Hall
The Kansas State University Department of Art presents Darren Lee Miller installation "Darren Lee Miller, Reflections" starting Monday, February 10 in the Mark A. Chapman Gallery, Willard 116.
Admission is free and open to the public. Funded by K-State SGA Fine Arts Fee.
February 1, 2020 - February 29, 2020 @ Sunset Zoo
Enjoy the zoo this winter with limited hours. Bring a date to the zoo this February- buy one adult admission and get one free.
February 20, 2020, 7:30 PM - February 22, 2020 @ Purple Masque Theatre in West Stadium
Josh and Gen are one fatal dinner party away from the ultimate success as parents: getting their 3 year old son into the right school. You may never look at pre-school or pesto the same way again.
February 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - February 23, 2020, 10:00 PM @ Manhattan Arts Center
Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. "Men On Boats" is the true-ish history of an 1869 expedition. One-armed captain and crew of insane-yet-loyal volunteers set out to chart the Colorado River's course. Join this all-female cast for grand adventure!
February 21, 2020, 7:30 PM - February 22, 2020 @ Columbian Theatre
In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home to live in the world above. Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric in the world above, bargaining with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her tail for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends, Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea.
January 10, 2020 - May 1, 2020
Teens 7th-12th Grade: Do you want to have your writing or artwork published in a short zine? We're starting a literary art zine! For our first year, each issue will have a seasonal theme. We'll accept any form of writing or art, including things like: poems, essays, comics, photography, scans of 2-d art, or photos of 30D art, or anything outside the box that you can create. The deadline to submit work for the summer issue is May 1, 2020. Submit digital files by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 21, 2020, 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Bring your children to a self-guided Story Walk. Follow the arrows and read the pages of a book as you walk around the Children's Room! At the end of the book, we will have a prize for finishing the story. Come and go event. February's book is Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin.
February 21, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Ekdahl Conference Room, Regnier Hall
The talk, titled "The Trials of Robert Rayford," is part of the English department's 29th Annual Cultural Studies Symposium. It is free and open to the public.
Herring's lecture will survey the queer archives of Robert Rayford, a St. Louis teenager sensationalized as "the earliest known case of AIDS in this country." Through Rayford's story, Herring reveals a quagmire of scientific racism, metronormativity and debility that nevertheless offers us insight into representations of pre-Stonewall sexual cultures in the American Midwest.
Herring is author of "Queering the Underworld: Slumming, Literature, and the Undoing of Lesbian and Gay History" (University of Chicago Press, 2007), "Another Country: Queer Anti-Urbanism" (New York University Press, 2010; Lambda Literary Award), and "The Hoarders: Material Deviance in Modern American Culture" (University of Chicago Press, 2014), as well as numerous scholarly essays and journal articles.
January 25, 2020, 10:00 AM - May 10, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Flint Hills Discovery Center
Settlers landed on American soil in 1607 unacquainted to the challenges they would face to build new lives. In this interactive exhibit, visitors take on colonist's life where choices made determine your fate. If you're lucky, you just might survive the year.