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Release: Oct. 16, 2002
Know The Score Will Be Broadcast From UI Museum Of Art Nov.
University of Iowa radio station KSUI, 91.7 FM, will offer a sneak preview
of Crescendo, the 2002 edition of the annual UI Dance Gala, as
part of Know the Score LIVE! broadcast from the UI Museum of Art
5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1.
The program, part of the weekly arts and humanities series hosted by Joan
Kjaer on KSUI, will take place before a live audience in the Lasansky Room
and will be broadcast over KSUI at that time as well as on Sunday, Nov. 3,
from 3 to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Appearing on the show will be Armando Duarte, one of the UI faculty choreographers
who will have new work on the Crescendo program. Duarte will share
some of the music behind the choreography and talk about what lies in store
for those who go to this ever-popular event, to be presented Nov. 9 and 10
at Hancher Auditorium.
Special guests on the radio program will be artists Miriam Schapiro and Paul
Brach, who are the subjects of retrospective exhibitions at on view the UI
Museum of Art Nov. 2-Dec. 15. Painters and graduates of the UI School of Art
and Art History, Schapiro and Brach both headed to New York after graduation
and worked in the same milieu as Jackson Pollock, Willem DeKooning and Robert
Motherwell. Schapiro is considered a highly influential figure in the history
of post-war American art as well as in feminist painting, and Brach was a
professor of art and remains a painter and art critic.
Also appearing on the program will be playwright Benjamin Barrientes and
a number of artists and musicians from diverse areas of Latin America, who
will discuss the traditions and changes affecting the people of these lands
so close to our own shores.
M.C. Ginsberg Objects of Art, Inc. of Iowa City is the corporate sponsor
of Know the Score broadcasts at the UI Museum of Art.
The UI Museum of Art, located on North Riverside Drive in Iowa City, is open
noon to 10 p.m. Fridays. Admission is free to the museum and to the Know
the Score LIVE! broadcast. Public metered parking is available in UI
parking lots west and north of the museum.
For UI arts information, visit www.uiowa.edu/artsiowa
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