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To provide distinctly premier educational opportunities and inspiration via the creation and appreciation of art, the study of cultures, and community engagement.

Crossroads Gallery

Inspire. Reflect. Enjoy.

Experience visual creativity and the aesthetics of innovative expression at the Crossroads Gallery.

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Segura Arts Studio

Produce. Represent. Influence. 

Fine arts professionals at Segura Arts Studio make an impact on the greater art world.

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Friday, October 31, 2014

Afro-Latinos in Movement: Critical Approaches to Blackness and Transnationalism in the Americas


Location: Remick Commons in Carol Sandner Hall, University of Notre Dame


About the conference:

This conference is an initiative of the newly formed Afro-Latino Working Group sponsored by the Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR), and headed by Jennifer Jones (University of Notre Dame), Petra Rivera-Rideau (Virginia Tech) and Tianna Paschel(University of Chicago). Convened by the Institute for Latino Studies, the Afro-Latinos in Movement conference showcases new directions in Afro-Latino studies. At this conference, scholars from across the country and beyond will come together at Notre Dame to explore broader questions of black identity and representation, transnationalism and diaspora among Afro-Latinos in the United States and Afro-Latin Americans. Papers from this conference will be published in an eponymous edited volume.…

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Re-envisioning Justice: Ella Baker, Fannie Lou Hamer and the Current Struggle for Human Dignity


Location: Stapleton Lounge in LeMans Hall (Saint Mary's College)


Join Dr. David Stovall as he presents a talk on, "Re-envisioning Justice: Ella Baker, Fannie Lou Hamer and the Current Struggle for Human Dignity."

David Stovall is Associate Professor of Educational Policy Studies and African-American Studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). His scholarship investigates four areas 1) Critical Race Theory, 2) concepts of social justice in education, 3) the relationship between housing and education, and 4) the relationship between schools and community stakeholders. …

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Sunday, January 11, 2015


Location: South Bend Museum of Art


"Window on the West, a collection of Arthur J. Phelan, is an extraordinary examination of Western American art. The exhibition features 64 paintings and drawings by artists who were some of the first non-indigenous people to cast an eye over the western frontier. Artists represented in this spectacular exhibition include some of the greatest, most prominent American landscape and genre painters of the 19th and early 20th centuries, including:  John James Audubon, Albert Bierstadt, Frederick Remington, John F. Kensett, and Peter Moran, among others." 

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What is Your Smithsonian Doing to Stay Relevant?

Author: Alexandra Schaufele

The Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture at the Snite Museum of Art Annenberg Auditorium from 1-2PM on May 9th presents a lecture by Secretary Wayne Clough of the Smithsonian Institution.

Secretary Clough is the 12th Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution.  A graduate of Georgia Tech in Civil Engineering and with a doctorate from University of California Berkeley also...

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Indefinite Spaces

Author: Alexandra Schaufele

The Crossroads Gallery for Contemporary Art presents Indefinite Spaces: 2014 Portfolio Exchange.

Indefinite Spaces opens April 28th at the Crossroads Gallery for Contemporary Art.  The exhibition runs through July 1, 2014.

The exhibition showcases works by printmakers from Notre Dame to Kiev.  This rich collection of prints according to Justin Barfield “investigates the ever-changing physical and psychological environment in which we inhabit.”

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