Arts & Culture


Material Light :: Light Material
School of Architecture
(203) 432-2288

A symposium at the School of Architecture explores the behavior of light and its interaction with human perception, asking, “How do we design what we see by designing what we can’t see?”

April 7–8


New Haven High Schools Choral Festival
Woolsey Hall
(203) 432-4136

The Yale Glee Club hosts high school choral ensembles from throughout New Haven for a joint concert, following a day of workshops directed by Anton Armstrong of St. Olaf College in Minnesota.

April 12, 7:00 pm


Gather Out of Star-Dust: The Harlem Renaissance
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
(203) 432-2977

More than 300 artifacts from the library’s James Weldon Johnson Memorial Collection—including works by Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Carl Van Vechten—provide a broad review of the collection’s holdings.

Through April 17


Let Us March On: Lee Friedlander and the Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom
Yale University Art Gallery
(203) 432-0600

Lee Friedlander’s photographs from the 1957 Prayer Pilgrimage for Freedom include images of Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, and Harry Belafonte among the thousands of marchers.

Through July 9

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