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A portrait of Benjamin Franklin painted by Robert Feke

Robert Feke’s rendering of Benjamin Franklin

Courtesy of the Harvard University Portrait Collection, Bequest of Dr. John Collins Warren, 1856

Arts

Two hundred and seventy years ago, Benjamin Franklin did something highly unusual. He retired.

1.16.18

Shantala Shivalingappa performs at Boston's Institute of Contemporary Art in February.

Dancer Shantala Shivalingappa embodies Hindu gods at Boston’s ICA.

January-February 2015

Martin Puchner

Harvard College plans a theater, dance, and media concentration.

10.20.14

<i>The Light Princess</i> at ART

Events on and off campus during November and December

November-December 2014

Diana Sorensen, dean of arts and humanities

How to reinvigorate the humanities at Harvard is the subject of new faculty reports

6.6.13

Harvard dancers Rebecca Neumann, Rossi Walter, Nazc-a-ru Gonzalez, and Halimeda Glickman-Hoch perform "Quartet for the End of Time."

The Harvard senior displays impressive range, from his dance compositions to his extra-choreographical pursuits.

5.6.13

Art from the lecture “Strange Planetary Vistas from Kepler,” at the Center for Astrophysics

Harvard arts and cultural events

November-December 2012

Harvard students perform <i>The Sum of Missing Parts</i> by Dance Program artist-in-residence Christopher Roman.

Original works highlight new dance director’s focus on innovation

4.4.12

A scene from the Harvard-Radcliffe Modern Dance Company (HRMDC) anniversary show, <i>35: Thirty-Five Years of Dance</i>

The oldest Harvard-Radcliffe student dance group celebrates 35 years.

11.8.11