Events

 Dylan Mortimer, I Want More Air, 2015, Foam, corrugated plastic, glitter, C=christmas lights, Collection Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, 2015.

June 22, 2017 - September 17, 2017

NMOCA: A Dazzling Decade

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

A Dazzling Decade showcases a variety of works acquired over the past 10 years, along with numerous new, or previously not exhibited, acquisitions.

Arts & Performances

Multi-colored glass collage by Larry Thomas

June 22, 2017 - September 17, 2017

NMOCA: Larry Thomas • HEAP

Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art

The exhibition, "HEAP", will be an immersive installation comprised of hundreds of small mixed-media collages by Larry Thomas.

Arts & Performances

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, July 30, 2017

Carlsen Center season kicks off with Stills and Collins

Yardley Hall

Arts & Performances

Flamenco dancer next to the message Flamenco direct from Sevilla, Spain

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, August 18, 2017

¡VIVA SEVILLA!

Polsky Theatre

This program features guitarist Beau Bledsoe, saxophonist and horn sculptor Mark Southerland, and dancer/choreographer Melinda Hedgecorth.

Arts & Performances

The Rainmakers band

8:30 PM - 11:00 PM, August 18, 2017

Light Up the Lawn: Rainmakers

Nerman Museum Lawn

Light Up the Lawn shows are free, on the lawn of the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Food and soft drinks will be available for purchase from Marigold’s Food Truck.

Arts & Performances

Sisters Tess and Maria Cuevas

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, August 25, 2017

Light Up the Lawn: Maria The Mexican

Nerman Museum Lawn

Light Up the Lawn shows are free, on the lawn of the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Food and soft drinks will be available for purchase from Marigold’s Food Truck.

Arts & Performances

Danielle Nicole

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, September 1, 2017

Light Up the Lawn: Danielle Nicole

Nerman Museum Lawn

Light Up the Lawn shows are free, on the lawn of the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Food and soft drinks will be available for purchase from Marigold’s Food Truck.

Arts & Performances

Icon of a bass

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, September 18, 2017 - November 6, 2017

Ruel Joyce Series

Recital Hall

Ruel Joyce Series performances are at noon on Mondays in Recital Hall at the Carlsen Center. Admission is free and open to the public on a first-come-first seated basis.

Arts & Performances

Ballet dancers - a man and a woman

8:00 PM - 10:00 PM, September 22, 2017

New Dance Partners

Yardley Hall

New Dance Partners returns strong in 2017! Four companies, four choreographers, four premieres.

Arts & Performances

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, September 26, 2017 - November 7, 2017

Jazz Series: Danny Embrey/Rod Fleeman Duo

Recital Hall

Jazz Series performances are at noon on Mondays in Recital Hall or Polsky Theatre (as noted) at the Carlsen Center. Admission is free and open to the public on a first-come-first seated basis.

Arts & Performances

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM, September 30, 2017

Kansas Cowboy Jubilee

Carlsen Center

The Kansas Cowboy Jubilee is free and open to the public. It includes, lectures, exhibits and a free performance by the Quebe Sisters at 4:30 p.m.

Community, Arts & Performances