Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas en-us This week's events for Arts & Humanities at UT Dallas Haji Noor Deen Mi Guang Jiang: Master Chinese & Arabic Calligrapher Tuesday, Sep 6
(4 p.m.)

Hosted by: Dr. Zafar A. Anjum
School of Arts and Humanities
Professor of Arabic and Introduction to Islamic Culture

Essence of Islamic Art

4 PM, Tuesday, September 6, 2016
University of Texas at Dallas
JO 4.122

Constructed Realities Thursday, Aug 11 - Sunday, Sep 18 Location: Edith O’Donnell Art and Technology Building, Second Floor Gallery.

Curated by Dr. Diane Durant

An exhibition of works from students enrolled in Color Photography which address the concept of staged realities, the tableau vivant, and various approaches to constructing narratives solely for the camera.

Jewish Refugees in Shanghai Exhibition Thursday, Sep 1 - Friday, Sep 30

The exhibit, Jewish Refugees in Shanghai, 1933–1941, brings together photos, personal stories, and artifacts from Shanghai’s Jewish Refugee Museum of the nearly 20,000 Jews who sought refuge in Shanghai during the Holocaust. Presented in conjunction with the Confucius Institute.

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place/holder Friday, Sep 2 - Saturday, Oct 8

Reception: Friday, September 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

From book arts and sculptural remnants to found objects and boring photographs, place/holder is an exhibition of works that attempt to address—or rather, embrace—the (un)remarkable challenges of storytelling and documentation through an array of representational substitutions. Curated by Diane Durant.