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Carnegie Center for Creativity

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200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US

June 2019

Grand Opening: Perception. Deception. Illusion Confusion.

June 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $35.00
Grand Opening Event Artists - SummerFest 2019

A taste of Magic, Music, Art and Perception Our Grand Opening event brings a taste of what is to come in SummerFest 2019, with an evening packed full of presentations and performances of magic, music, comedy, cognitive psychology, and visual arts. Featuring an extraordinary lineup of artists including: Petter Kolm, magician/mathematician; Anne Cleary, cognitive psychologist; Bruce Adolphe, artistic director & composer; David Misch, writer/comedian; Arieh Shalev, psychiatrist/photographer; Carlo Grante, pianist. Bruce Adolphe on "The Classical Life"  [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qg_IqNPZvbU] Before writing…

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Deceptive Cadences, a concert

June 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Concert Series - SummerFest 2019

Speaker: Bruce Adolphe, artistic director/composer Artists: Colin Carr, cello; Marija Stroke, piano. Program: Composers throughout history have used deception as an essential aspect of musical discourse. Deceptive Cadences looks at that tradition with a program of stunning works that expand concepts of musical form, culminating in one of Bach’s masterpieces for solo cello. With Colin Carr, cello, and Marija Stroke, piano. Lieux trouvé: Les champs  - Thomas Ades Louange - Olivier Messiaen Suite for solo cello  -  J. S. Bach…

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Art Show – Image and Illusion

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm MDT
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 pm, repeating until June 29, 2019

Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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Featuring works by artists Arieh Shalev, Haley Hasler, and George Deem, the Carnegie Center for Creativity is a well-known gallery for weekly art exhibits. The main gallery is a backdrop for this summer’s festival theme of Perception. Deception. Illusion. Confusion, and the home of our evening events during the first two week’s of this season’s Off the Hook Arts SummerFest. The gallery is open from 12 - 6pm, Wednesday - Saturday, from June 19 - June 29.

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Mystery for the Mind:

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Mystery for the Mind - SummerFest 2019 Off the Hook Arts

Making the Impossible Possible Presenter: Petter Kolm, Mathemagician Program: Magic and Math. Certainly, we know the laws of science cannot be defied, right? Yet, sometimes we hear that “you can do anything you set your mind to.” In the engaging and interactive show “Mystery of the Mind,” mathemagician Petter Kolm demonstrates that the boundaries of what is possible can be extended quite far, making the seemingly impossible possible. Join us for an extraordinary experience of mind bewilderment and magic. This evening…

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Salient Instances in Trauma and Photography

June 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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Free 219 spots left
Viewpoints - SummerFest 2019

What we see and what we remember Speaker: Arieh Shalev Program: As a presenter in 2016, Dr. Arieh Shalev spoke on PTSD and is back by popular demand. An intense, focused and deeply thoughtful psychiatrist and researcher, Dr. Shalev will address issues related to trauma and his own art form, photography. Dr. Shalev's photographic artworks will be on display during the festival as part of the Art Show at the Carnegie Center for Creativity.   Donate to OtHA  

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Chopin Dreams

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Carlo Grante - SummerFest 2019

Artist: Carlo Grante, piano. Program: Premiering Chopin Dreams at Lincoln Center in the fall of 2015 to rave reviews, Italian virtuoso Carlo Grante opens his Off the Hook Arts debut with this work, in which Bruce Adolphe reimagines Chopin’s music as if Chopin were alive today, working as a pianist in New York. In closing,  Grante plays two of Ravel’s dazzling keyboard masterpieces. Chopin Dreams                                                        Bruce Adolphe (1955- ) New York Nocturne Jazzurka Piano Popping Brooklyn Ballad Quaalude Hora Intermission…

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Art Chat

June 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Art Chat - SummerFest 2019

A discussion with painter Haley Hasler and Bruce Adolphe Artwork: Haley Hasler, Arieh Shalev, George Deem Artist: Zach Brock, jazz violin; Art Lande, jazz piano. Program: Renowned Colorado painter Haley Hasler, whose work will be shown in the Off the Hook art exhibit, discusses how historical images and techniques play a role in her work with Bruce Adolphe, whose music similarly reacts to music of the past. Join us at 5:30pm for this eye opening artist talk, stay for a…

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What is a Song, Anyway?

June 24 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Dynamics Series - SummerFest 2019

Speakers: Pianist Steven Beck and composer Bruce Adolphe Artist: Nina Berman, soprano; Steven Beck, piano. Program: Pianist Steven Beck and composer Bruce Adolphe discuss the music and personality of the late American master of the avant garde and one of Adolphe’s teachers, Milton Babbitt, before a concert featuring his unique vocal music. The pianist Steven Beck has become (a regular performer on the New York scene) over the last decade and has been heard there in an enormous range of…

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That Sounds Familiar

June 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Dynamics Series - SummerFest 2019

Piano Puzzlers and Other Musical Mysteries Speaker: Bruce Adolphe, host; Anne Cleary, Professor of Cognitive Psychology, CSU; Assal Habibi, Assistant Professor (Research) of Psychology, University of Southern California. Brain and Creativity Institute. Carol Seger, Professor of Cognitive Psychology, CSU. Artist: Bruce Adolphe, piano. Program: Is that a Chopin waltz or tune by Cole Porter?  If it’s both, it is probably a Piano Puzzler by Bruce Adolphe. Now on public radio’s Performance Today weekly for 17 years (and one of the…

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Haydn’s Humor:

June 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Dynamics - SummerFest 2019

A talk and concert with the Miami String Quartet Speaker: Bruce Adolphe, artistic director and resident lecturer at The Chamber Music Society at Lincoln Center, New York. Artist: Miami String Quartet - Benny Kim and Cathy Meng Robinson, violins; Scott Lee, viola; Keith Robinson, cello. Program: Haydn was the first composer to write comical music without words. How does instrumental, non-verbal humor happen? In a talk with live musical demonstrations by the Miami String Quartet, Bruce Adolphe investigates the comic…

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Hearing Double

June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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$10.00 - $30.00
Dynamics Series - SummerFest 2019

Artist: Miami String Quartet with Matthew Zalkind, cello Program: Two Adolphe works (one by Bruce Adolphe and one by his niece Julia Adolphe) are the center of a concert framed by virtuoso solo violin works. Both Adolphe compositions are inspired by extra-musical thoughts but pursue these poetic ideas in purely musical terms. What is the creative process by which literature and images evolve into music? That question will be explored in the talk before the performance. Featuring the world premiere…

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Art Show – Image and Illusion

June 29 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm MDT
Carnegie Center for Creativity, 200 Mathews Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524 US
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Featuring works by artists Arieh Shalev, Haley Hasler, and George Deem, the Carnegie Center for Creativity is a well-known gallery for weekly art exhibits. The main gallery is a backdrop for this summer’s festival theme of Perception. Deception. Illusion. Confusion, and the home of our evening events during the first two week’s of this season’s Off the Hook Arts SummerFest. The gallery is open from 12 - 6pm, Wednesday - Saturday, from June 19 - June 29.

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