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CMU EVENTS

CMU Events Calendar

CURRENT COMMUNITY EVENTS

HARRIS THEATER
Where: 809 Liberty Ave., Downtown
When: Now through January 19
The Iranian film A Hero tells the story of Rahim who is in prison for a debt he cannot repay. During a two-day leave, he tries to convince his creditor to withdraw his complaint. But things don’t go as planned…

A Hero is screening now through January 19 at the Harris Theater, 809 Liberty Avenue, Downtown.
For more information, visit .

MARISOL AND WARHOL TAKE NEW YORK
Where: Andy Warhol Museum, 117 Sandusky Street
When: October 14, 2021 – February 14, 2022
Marisol and Warhol Take New York charts the emergence of the Paris and Pittsburgh-born Pop artists in the early 1960s.
The exhibition explores the artists’ parallel rises to success, the formation of their artistic personas, their gallery relationships, and early artistic practices from 1960 to 1968.

On display starting October 14th through February 14, 2022 at the Andy Warhol Museum on the North Side.
For more information visit warhol.org.

PHIPPS CONSERVATORY
Where: Phipps Conservatory, Schenley Park
When: Starting January 15
Wash away the winter blues with a sea of all-star specimens from Phipps’ orchid and bonsai collections. Immerse yourself in displays of color and fragrance of orchids in a vast array of shapes, sizes, and colors, as well as exquisitely trained specimens in the tropical bonsai collection.

On display beginning Saturday January 15 at Phipps Conservatory at Schenley Park near Oakland.
For more information go to phipps.conservatory.org.

CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF ART
Where: 4400 Forbes Avenue, Oakland
When: Now through March 6
The Carnegie Museum of Art presents two exhibits now through March.

The Forum series presents 18 new works by Brooklyn-based artist Sara Greenberger Rafferty. Now through February 6 in the Forum Gallery.

The Gallery One exhibits work by Sharif Bey entitled Excavations. This auto-archeological journey chronicles the people, places, and encounters that informed the Pittsburgh born artist’s practice and creative identity. Now through March 6 at the Gallery One space.

Both exhibits on display now at the Carnegie Museum of Art.
For more information, visit cmoa.org.

PITTSBURGH CULTURAL TRUST
Where: Various locations, Downtown
When: Now through March 13
Intrude by Parer Studio features very large white rabbits, illuminated in stark white light, who are invading the planet. Intrude explores the contradiction of furry, innocent, fairy-tale animals and their trail of ecological destruction in artist Amanda Parer’s home country of Australia.
The installation can be found now through January 28th in the Trust Oasis, 133 7th Street and 149 8th Street, Downtown.

InVisible, an art exhibition centered on mental health from the Black perspective. It features painting, sculpture, performance, multimedia installations, and poetry by 12 artists exploring the vices, remedies, mental health practices, therapy, medications, coping mechanisms, and triggers relating to mental health.
On display now through February 13 at 820 Liberty Avenue, Downtown.

SPACE gallery features FRILLS: Glories, Excess, and Getting Weird, a contemporary art exhibition that subverts common notions of extravagance and the banal through everyday objects.
On display now through February 27 at SPACE, 812 Liberty Avenue, Downtown.

Wood Street Galleries presents new works of art by Matthew Schreiber, who produces artwork utilizing drawing, performance, sculpture, video, and light.
On display now through March 13 at Wood Street Galleries, 601 Wood Street in Downtown.

For more information about the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust galleries, visit trustarts.org

ONGOING COMMUNITY EVENTS

PITTSBURGH BANJO CLUB
Where: Allegheny Elks Lodge #339, 400 Cedar Avenue
When: Every Wednesday at 8 PM
Stop by the Pittsburgh Banjo Club’s regular rehearsal every Wednesday at 8 PM and enjoy their wonderful music. Food and refreshments are available.
Founded in 1988, the Pittsburgh Banjo Club is an all-volunteer band and organization that uses banjos, trumpets, tubas, and bass to perform popular music from the 1920s and 1930s.

The Pittsburgh Banjo Club rehearses at the Allegheny Elks Lodge on Cedar Avenue in the North Side.
Reservations must be made by Tuesday at 5PM for each Wednesday event. Call 412-321-1834 for reservations.


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Updated: 1/12/2022