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Cinema Pacific Film Festival

The fifth annual University of Oregon Cinema Pacific film festival returns April 23 to April 27,  with a wide array of films, exhibitions, receptions and performances in both Eugene and Portland.

Museums on Film Series

EUGENE, Ore. -- (April 3, 2014) – The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art begins a new film series, “Museums on Film,” looking at the different aspects of contemporary museum theory and practice.  Organized by Dr. Phaedra Livingstone and Cinema Pacific director Richard Herskowitz, in conjunction with Livingstone’s Museum Theory course, the series begins Wednesday, April 9, at 6 p.m.

Open House Information Sessions

Join us for an Open House Information Session and learn more about a career as an arts leader. This is your opportunity to learn more about the admission process and what makes a successful application to the Graduate Program in Arts Management.  Meet faculty and students and enjoy a light lunch. After the information session, stay for a campus tour and the opportunity to visit a class. Please R.S.V.P. here to secure your spot. There are several sessions available:

The Life of Lotus, or: How a Great Festival Grows in a Midwestern Town - Friday Forum

The final installment in the 2013-14 Friday Forum Arts Management Workshop Series features visiting scholars, LuAnne Holladay and Tamara Loewenthal, of the Lotus World Music and Arts Festival. This lecture and luncheon is free of charge and will be held on April 4, 2014, 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., in room 249 of Lawrence Hall.

Exhibit calls attention to glass ceiling in art world

An exhibit at the LaVerne Krause Gallery in Lawrence Hall held March 10-14 showcased work by five Arts and Administration Program graduate students who cofounded The Feminist Museum, a website committed to helping break the glass ceiling for women in the art world. Their exhibit Object/Subject: Femininity in Contemporary Culture prompted lively discussion about feminism and the male-dominated art world (51 percent of visual artists are women yet only 5 percent of art on display in U.S. museums is by women).

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