The annual Day of Percussion will be held Saturday, Feb. 11 in 36 Fine Arts Center. The day is coordinated by Eduardo Leandro and Thomas Hannum and will focus on Latin percussions through a series of workshops and mini-concerts from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Peter Kaminsky of the University of Connecticut will give a talk, “The Child on the Couch; or, towards a (psycho)analysis of Ravel’s ‘L’Enfant et les sortileges,’” on Thursday, Feb. 9 at 12:20 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.
Kiran Bhowmik’s “Colors of My Soul, Textures of My Spirit” will be displayed from Feb. 9 through March 9 in the Augusta Savage Gallery in New Africa House. Opening reception is on Thursday, Feb. 9 from 5-7 p.m.
“Looking Forward/Looking Back,” a series of public dialogues with artists and curators from the University Gallery’s 30-year exhibition history, will culminate with a conversation between artist Judy Pfaff and curator Helaine Posner on Thursday, Feb. 16 at 5:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall.
He’s been a quantitative trader and investor for two decades in New York and London and is founder of Empirica LLC, his own “research laboratory and financial products house.” But Isenberg School students who expect quotidian trading and financial advice from Dean’s Professor in the Sciences of Uncertainty Nassim Nicholas Taleb should inquire elsewhere.