Tagged: Purdue

Fire sculpture folds in community

(Journal & Courier) A committee at Purdue commissioned the last fire sculpture designed by celebrated ceramic artist Nina Hole. Built and fired on site, only about two dozen of these pieces exist in the world. And the construction process is meant to strengthen communities.

Story through opera & dance

(Journal & Courier) Choreographer Mark Morris’ production of “Dido and Aeneas” unites dancers, vocalists and instrumentalists under his baton, which gave me several points of entry for this story.

Chemistry & chamber music

(Journal & Courier) I focused on unpacking chemistry and performance details in this preview of a world-class pianist and chamber group — Jeremy Denk and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields.