10/21/13: Today’s Tips: Monday
ARTIST TALK: “The Body in a Criminal Age” @ the Sanctuary for Independent Media, Troy. Radical interdisciplinary artist Paul Vanouse integrates art and science, media and performance, to address scientific constructions of race and identity, and empower audiences to dismantle, critique and debunk forensic DNA “fingerprinting” used as criminal evidence in FBI and police practices. 7pm. $10 suggested donation; $5 student/low income.
ARTIST TALK: Hildur Jonsson @ Skidmore College’s Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs. The Dunkerly Dialogue with exhibiting artist Hildur Jonsson and Skidmore faculty member Kyle Nichols in conjunction with the fall exhibition, “Opener 25: Hildur Asgeirsdottir Jónsson” at the Tang Museum. 7pm. FREE.
MUSIC: Tara Kamangar @ UAlbany Performing Arts Center’s Recital Hall, Albany. With a diverse repertoire ranging from Bach to Behzad Ranjbaran, the acclaimed pianist performs rarely heard works by Iranian composers of the past century. 6pm. $10; $5 students & seniors.
FILM: “From Here to Eternity” @ Proctors, Schenectady. Fred Zinnemann’s 1953 drama was the winner of eight Oscars including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, and two Best Supporting Actors (Frank Sinatra and Donna Reed). 2:30, 5 & 7:30pm. $5.