As Thanksgiving quickly approaches, events on campus are slowing down a little. Still, it’s all the more reason to be thankful for the arts events happening on campus.
This Tuesday, Nov. 21, is the last day to check out this fantastic exhibition by Native veterans in collaboration with the Heard Museum and Native Artists Resource Group. This free display is open from noon to 5 p.m. in ArtSpace West.
Starting next Monday, Nov. 27, the Harry Wood Art Gallery will feature the photographic work of Ben Pressley, Bradley Tuel and Andrew Finch in a unique examination of heritage and sustainability. The exhibition is free and open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Celebrate the work of nine ASU BFA students at the opening reception for their work in the exhibition "Emotional Thread." This free display explores the personal emotional expression behind art. The reception will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 21, starting at 5:30 p.m. in Gallery 100.
Paint CDs in the style of Bob Ross with the Residence Hall Association at Arizona State University - Tempe on Monday, Nov. 27, starting at 6 p.m. This event is free and offers free food, so head to the Sonora Community Room if you're interested.
Free ongoing galleries and exhibits
'De-Construction: by Popular Demand' Exhibit, Vault Gallery until Dec. 8.
'Hommage de Jules Massenet: Confluence of Art Forms' Exhibit, Music Library until Dec. 15
Head to the ASU Gammage on Tuesday, Nov. 21, at 7:30 p.m. to experience modern and traditional wind band music. This event is $12 per person. Tickets can be purchased both online and in person.
Enjoy a free performance of beautiful piano music on Tuesday, Nov. 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Katzin Concert Hall. Come to support ASU piano students!
Experience rhythms from Africa, the Middle East, India, the Caribbean and South America in the Nelson Fine Arts Plaza on Monday, Nov. 27, at 5 p.m. The show will feature special guests, Mallet Masters from Kyrene de las Brisas Elementary School, and will host presentations on the origins and history of music performed.
Love Disney’s "Encanto"? Visit the Phoenix Symphony Hall on Sunday, Nov. 26, at 2 p.m. for a showing of the iconic film with a live orchestra performing the underscore. This event is free, but an RSVP is required.
Edited by Sadie Buggle, Walker Smith and Caera Learmonth.
Claire van Doren is the Echo desk editor, using her English Literature and Journalism majors to bring insightful, thought-provoking pieces to The State Press. She has a deep love of storytelling that extends to articles, television, podcasts, and novels.