ART EXHIBITION/SOUND INSTALLATION: “Blindfield” @ EMPAC at RPI, Troy. Coordinated by Michael Oatman and Doug van Nort, RPI arts and architecture students collaborate with sound artist Francisco Lopez on a three-day exhibit featuring 128 tiny speakers. 9am-5pm today-Thursday. FREE.
MUSIC: Jazzmin @ the Moon & River Cafe, Schenectady. Vocalist Michelle Caminos steps up to the microphone to lead the six-piece jazz group. 8pm. FREE.
TALK: Pierre Alferi @ Bard College’s Olin 102, Annandale-On-Hudson. As part of the John Ashbery Poetry Series, French poet-novelist-essayist Pierre Alferi will engage in a conversation with Bard professor Eric Trudel. 5pm. FREE.