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Graphic Designer and Lecturer in Visual Arts David Reinfurt has been awarded a 2016-2017 Rome Prize in Design. Each year, the Rome Prize is awarded to about thirty emerging artists and scholars who represent the highest standard of excellence and who are in the early or middle stages of their working lives.

The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “Correlation Theory of Statistically Optimal Systems,” a mixed media exhibition by senior Angela Zhou that explores the visual archaeology of advertising material in an urban environment in relation to mathematics. The work will be on view May 2 through May 6 in Room 301 at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on Thursday, May 5 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. outside of Room 301. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “Hot Comb,” an exhibition by senior Aisha Oxley of mixed media portraits, found images and an audio “soundtrack” that explore the politics of hair and black womanhood. The work will be on view May 2 through May 6 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on Thursday, May 5 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

Princeton University’s current Arts Fellows will gather together for “Princeton Arts Fellows Present…,” a joint showing of new and developing work by these four innovative and diverse artists, in the Marie and Edward Matthews ’53 Acting Studio and James M. Stewart ’32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street on April 25 at 7:00 p.m. This event, which will feature performances, a reading, screening and presentations by playwright and theater artist Aaron Landsman, fiction writer Hanna Pylväinen, filmmaker Pacho Velez and choreographer Pavel Zuštiak, is free and open to the public.

The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “Lynse, Call Home,” a multimedia installation by senior Lynse Cooper using written and typed text and embroidery to explore the artist’s thoughts on a variety of themes. The installation will be on view April 25 through April 29 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Programs in Dance and Visual Arts at Princeton University will present Petrichor, a new, interactive performance work by senior Bree White that incorporates dance, sculpture, music and text/language to explore being “other.” Performances will be held April 19 and 20 at 7:30 p.m. and April 21 and 22 at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. at the Patricia and Ward Hagan’48 Dance Studio at 185 Nassau Street.

The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “Megerman Beach,” an installation by senior Amalya Megerman exploring her childhood memories, familial relationships, and the ways in which nostalgia and identity both illuminate and obfuscate those recollections. The installation will be on view April 18 through April 21 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on April 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts will present a Junior Independent Work Film Festival featuring three new short films by visual arts students Patrick Rooney, Alex Ford, and Mouse Lee. The three filmmakers are pursuing certificates in the Program in Visual Arts with a focus on film in addition to their major areas of study. The films will be screened on Wednesday, April 20 at 4:30 p.m. in the James M. Stewart ‘32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street. The screening is free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts at Princeton University will present an installation by senior Veronica Nicholson that explores memory through a range of media. The installation will be open April 11 through April 15 in Room 301 at 185 Nassau Street on the Princeton campus each day from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A reception with the artist will be held on April 14 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Room 301. The installation and reception are free and open to the public.

The Program in Visual Arts at the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University will present “to wake,” an extensive series of digitally-created illustrations by senior Aliisa Lee. Gallery viewers will have a chance to “walk through the story” as they move through a room lined with a sequential visual narrative. The exhibition will be on view April 18 through April 21 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on April 21 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts at Princeton University will present an exhibition of works on paper by senior Emily Chang, titled, “Bulking is a Feminist Act.” The exhibition will be on view in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street from April 11 through 15. A reception with the artist will be held on April 12 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the gallery. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.

Audiences are invited to join Princeton University students to screen recent independent films and meet the filmmakers as part of the Visual Arts Program course “World on a Wire: 12 Films, 12 Filmmakers.” Films to be screened include Life, Animated by Roger Ross Williams on April 7; Roundabout in My Head by Hassen Ferhani on April 14; Cameraperson by Kirsten Johnson on April 21; and The Illinois Parables by Deborah Stratman on April 28. Each screening will be followed by a question-and-answer session with the film’s director. The screenings, which began in February, take place every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the James M. Stewart ’32 Theater at 185 Nassau Street and are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts at Princeton University will present a public interactive piece by senior Kasturi Shah that visualizes the data presented in the We Speak survey, scaled up to span the entire campus. The survey investigates experiences with sexual misconduct and knowledge about policies and resources that are available. Titled “Saw the question (unweighted count); Answered the question (unweighted count); Didn’t think it was serious enough to talk about,” the event will be live April 4 through April 8 across campus and on a website. A multimedia, interactive component of the piece will be on view in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception with the artist will be held on April 7 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the gallery. The work and reception are free and open to the public.

The Lewis Center for the Arts’ Program in Visual Arts at Princeton University will present a multimedia exhibition by senior Olivia Adechi that explores ideas of identity, agency, and subjectivity. Entitled “Matter,” the exhibition will be on view March 28 through April 1 in the Lucas Gallery at 185 Nassau Street. A reception where visitors can meet the artist will be held on March 30 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The exhibition and reception are free and open to the public.