Barbara and Steven Grossman Gallery + Mrs. E. Ross Anderson Auditorium
Opening to Boston audiences this winter during the one year anniversary of the first mass protests in Tahrir Square, "Histories of Now: Six Artists from Cairo" brings together work by some of the most inspiring and influential video and new media artists working in Egypt today, including a multi-channel video installation by the late Ahmed Basiony featured in the Egyptian Pavilion of the 54th Venice Biennale.
SMFA Atrium + Project Space
Work from current drawing students.
The Library Sounds series kicks off with Jed Speare who is, among other things, a sound artist with an interest in field recordings and musique concrete. Jed acts as artistic director of Mobius Artists Space which has been a home to sound and performance artists in Boston for the past 35 years. He'll be performing and talking about the 30th anniversary of his Smithsonian Folkways album Cable Car Soundscapes. Check out his full bio at www.mobius.org .
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Free tickets are available at MFA ticket desks
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