Posted on Sep 30, 2005

'Bricks' – Sidney Gluck

Through Oct. 14

Burns Arts Atrium, Arts Building

“Two Alumni Sculptors”

Featuring works by Jack Howard-Potter '97 (figures), and Chet Urban '93 (abstractions). Artists' reception Oct. 6, 4 to 6 p.m.

Through Oct. 30

Dyson Hall, Nott Memorial

“The Terra Cotta Soldiers of Xian: Photographs by Sidney Gluck”

A selection of images of the magnificent life-sized terra cotta soldiers and horses unearthed at Xian in the 1970s. The huge army was created by the First Emperor of China to immortalize the military might of the First Dynasty and serve the Emperor in his afterlife.

Oct. 6 through Dec. 18

Mandeville Gallery, Nott Memorial

“The Political Body: Posters from the People's Republic of China in the 1960s and 1970s”

A striking collection of some 30 Chinese posters examining the relationships between the human body and the body politic during the 1960s and 1970s, from the Chinese Poster Collection of the University of Westminster, London. The images depict a range of styles and media, from realist oil painting and photographs to woodblock prints and cartoons. An exhibition reception and gallery talk is scheduled for Monday, Oct., 24 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.