TEACHER OPEN HOUSE
Thursday, January 25
4:30pm-6:00pm, Stedman Gallery
Join us for an interactive gallery tour, reception and an introduction to RCCA’s programs for K-12 students, afterschool groups, and even adults! Explore our new exhibition SPACE INVADERS in the Stedman Gallery, hear from the curator Leslie Kaufman (President of Philadelphia Sculptors), who will speak about her work selecting the artists for the show, pick up your free grab bag of art supplies and books, and schedule your group for the RCCA Museum Education Program.
SPACE INVADERS Opening Reception
Saturday, January 27
3:00pm-5:00pm, Stedman Gallery
Join us for food, drink, and conversation with our featured artists.
Artist Talk: Andi Steele
Monday, January 29
12:30pm – 1:45pm, Stedman Gallery
Using linear materials, Andi Steele constructs sculptures and site-specific installations that interfere with existing spaces, shifting our perception and interaction.
CAMDEN COMIC CON
Saturday, April 14
10:00am-6:00pm, Athletics & Fitness Center/Campus Center
This epic celebration of geek culture returns for its 5th year! Camden Comic Con is an annual comic convention that celebrates the artistry and cultural phenomenon of comic books and associated media. The experience includes guest artists & writers, panel discussions, hands-on workshops, tons of activities for kids, a costume contest, food truck dining, and over 120 vendors selling everything from books and artwork, to toys, apparel, crafts and more! This event is free, family-friendly, and open to everyone. The line-up of guests and programs is constantly expanding, so check out our website for updates and details.
Electric Cafe Music Series
Live performances that bring together a unique blend of electronic music, interactivity, and performance art.
Monday, March 26, free period (11:20-12:20) Black Box
What do you get when classically trained, top musicians play searing performances of some of the most beloved rock anthems of all time? Chills. VOLUME Quartet’s faithful and blistering arrangements of rock fan favorites bring to life the beauty and raw power of these classic songs. With a repertoire spanning decades from The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, and Jimi Hendrix, to Metallica, Nirvana, Pearl Jam and more—VOLUME Quartet finds new moments and hidden treasures in the songs you’ve always loved.
Monday, April 16, free period (11:20-12:20), Black Box
Jeffrey Stolet is a professor of music and director of the Intermedia Music Technology at the University of Oregon. Stolet’s recent work has centered on performance environments in which he uses a variety of wands, sensing devices, game controllers, and other magical things to control the sonic and videographic domains. Stolet’s work has been presented worldwide in such diverse venues as the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Pompidou Center in Paris, the International Academy of Media Arts and Sciences in Gifu, Japan, and the Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics at Stanford University.