Category: Art & architecture & planning

Celebrating Turkmenistan culture and art at MIT

Celebrating Turkmenistan culture and art at MIT

AKDC hosts the Ambassador from Turkmenistan and the daughter of Turkmen artist Durdy Bayramov

  On Thursday, 9 November 2017, Sharon C. Smith, Ph.D., Program Head of the Aga Khan Documentation Center (AKDC), welcomed His...

Art & architecture & planning
AKDC Lecture: His Excellency, Meret Orazov, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to the United States

AKDC Lecture: His Excellency, Meret Orazov, Ambassador of Turkmenistan to the United States

November 9, 2017 12:30 - 1:30pm

Followed by Keya Bayramova, Founder and Executive Director, the Durdy Bayramov Art Foundation

  Join us for presentations in honor of artist and photographer Durdy Baymarov, whose work is on display in Rotch Library...

Art & architecture & planning
Unfurling “Errantry”

Unfurling “Errantry”

November 9, 2017 4 - 5:30pm

An exploration of works by Werner Pfeiffer at Rotch Library

  Join the MIT Libraries in celebrating the work of book artist Werner Pfeiffer. We will be unfurling one of Rotch...

Humanities
MFA now free for faculty and staff at MIT

MFA now free for faculty and staff at MIT

Partnership with Council for the Arts provides access to the community

MIT faculty and staff can now join MIT students in simply presenting their IDs and enjoying free entry to the Museum...

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Join us for a celebration of EarthArt

Join us for a celebration of EarthArt

October 13, 2017 4:30 - 6pm

Enjoy refreshments and a demonstration of the exhibit's digital video globe

Awe-inspiring global phenomena call for awesome artwork! Please join us for a celebration of the EarthArt installation, where you can display...

Data
Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s

Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s

On display now in Rotch Library

The Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT is proud to support the exhibition, Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life,...

Art & architecture & planning
“EarthArt” exhibit at Hayden Library

“EarthArt” exhibit at Hayden Library

See your art and data displayed on the illuminated iGlobe

This fall Hayden Library is hosting an interactive exhibit called “EarthArt” in partnership with the MIT Department of Earth, Atmosphere and...

Data
Aga Khan Documentation Center at BRISMES 2017

Aga Khan Documentation Center at BRISMES 2017

AKDC staff organize, chair, and present

For the second year in a row, MIT Libraries was well represented at the British Society for Middle Eastern Studies (BRIMSES)...

Art & architecture & planning