All events take place in the Faulconer Gallery unless otherwise noted, and are free and open to the public. Call 641.269.4660 for more information.
Molecules that Matter Events
Friday, September 25, 2009 - 10:00pm - 11:30pm
Help Faulconer Gallery and Bucksbaum Center for the Arts celebrate 10
years of art at Grinnell College by attending the opening reception and
birthday party. Music provided by Damani...
Saturday, September 26, 2009 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm
In conjunction with our 10th anniversary,we invite people of all ages to enjoy ten ways to get molecular with hands-onactivities, stories, refreshments and tours of the exhibition. As an added...
Thursday, October 1, 2009 - 5:15pm - Thursday, December 10, 2009 - 6:50pm
Co-sponsored by Grinnell Wellness Program.
Connecting breath and movement, this short 30-minute yoga practice offers a mid-day break, helping you move into the...
Friday, October 2, 2009 - 10:00pm
Dr. Ilia Guzei, Noyce Visiting Scholar and Director of the X-ray lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will give a presentation on the history and significance of aspirin, the most widely...
Thursday, October 8, 2009 (All day)
The Rosenfield Program in Public Affairs, International Relations, and Human Rights, Peace Studies and Faulconer Gallery will host a gallery tour of Molecules That Matter, exploring the...
Friday, October 9, 2009 (All day)
Co-curators John Weber, Director, Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College and Ray Giguere, Class of 1962 Term Professor of Chemistry, Skidmore College will speak about the...
Thursday, October 15, 2009 (All day)
The premise in Molecules That Matter sets up a hierarchy between science and visual art. In an attempt to understand the meaning of this relationship, Assistant Professor of Art Andrew Kaufman and...
Friday, October 30, 2009 (All day)
A concert of flute music, selected to complement the exhibition, by Claudia Anderson, Applied Music Associate, Department of Music, and colleagues.
Tuesday, November 3, 2009 - 10:15pm
Eric Carter, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, explores the complicated and dilemma-filled history of DDT's use in malaria control. DDT, a revolutionary technology that promised to eradicate...
Thursday, November 5, 2009 - 10:15pm
Molecules That Matter artist Bryan Crockett will speak about the development of his sculptures in the series Seven Deadly Sins. Crockett's art is part of the work associated with DNA in...
Friday, November 6, 2009 - 1:45am
Read or perform your original works or the works of your favorite writers and composers.Students, staff, faculty, and members of the community are all invited to take part. A microphone, podium,...
Saturday, November 14, 2009 - 7:00pm - 10:00pm
- Raptor presentations at 1 pm and 2:30 pm.
- Walk-by raptor viewing from 1:30-2:30 pm and 3-4 pm.
During October, Grinnell-Newburg K-2nd graders will make a molecule...
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 - 1:00am
Co-sponsored by Faulconer Gallery, Grinnell College Health Center, Active Minds, Poweshiek County Mental Health, and Peace Studies.
Discovered in 1980, Prozac has had a profound...
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 - 6:00pm
Rebecca Stuhr will perform a selection of solo flute tunes from contemporary and more distant times to ease you into the second half of your day. Enjoy Molecules That Matter while you listen.