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We’re now issuing free tickets for events to guarantee seating. Bookmark this page, and you’ll always be a click away from easy access to all ticketed programs. Walk-ins are still welcome when space permits, but a ticket guarantees FREE admission up to five minutes before the event’s start time.

Feb. 27, noon, Jose Quintero Theatre: Becky Valls, UH associate professor of dance, performs her signature dance solo Red Square wearing a skullcap embedded with electrodes to track her brainwaves, causing them to alter the stage lighting. GET TICKETS

 

March 3, 1 p.m., Blaffer Art Museum (seating in Dudley Recital Hall): Dr. Corene Hurt-Thaut, professor of neurologic music therapy at Colorado State University and researcher at the Center for Biomedical Research in Music. GET TICKETS

 

March 3, 7 p.m., Blaffer Art Museum (seating in Dudley Recital Hall): Mel Chin: Rematch curator Miranda Lash in conversation with Blaffer public affairs director Devon Britt-Darby. GET TICKETS

 

March 4, noon, Blaffer Art Museum: Dr. Robert Zaretsky, UH Honors College, author of Boswell’s Enlightenment (Harvard, Spring 2015); on the French Encyclopédie and the reshaping of the modern self. GET TICKETS

 

March 7, 1-4 p.m., Blaffer Art Museum: Saleri Studio Saturday — a family-friendly afternoon of art making inspired by some of Mel Chin’s most innovative projects. Email kveneman@uh.org or call 713.743.9526 with questions. Bring your imagination and wear clothes that are suited to making art. GET TICKETS

 

March 10, 3 p.m., UC Ballroom: Dr. Dan O’Connor, UH associate professor of health and human performance; Dr. Donald Ingram, professor of nutritional neuroscience and aging, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System; and Dr. Felipe Sierra, director, Division of Aging Biology, National Institute on Aging on “The Serious Search for an Anti-Aging Pill.” GET TICKETS

 

March 11, noon, Blaffer Art Museum: Mel Chin: Rematch gallery talk; speakers TBA shortly. GET TICKETS

 

March 12, 6:30 p.m., Glassell School of Art (Freed Auditorium): Janet Biggs in conversation with exhibition curator Janet Phelps and Todd DeShields Smith, director and CEO of the Orange County Museum of Art and organizer of Biggs’ 2011 mid-career survey No Limits. GET TICKETS

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