culture

On Thursday, Feb. 16, come check out PechaKucha Night Batavia at Fermilab! PechaKucha is a fun, informal gathering where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts in the PechaKucha format: 20 slides, 20 seconds each. The theme for Feb. 16 is “The Tiniest Things Matter.” Tickets are $6.50. The featured talks are below. Look it over: You might recognize a Fermilab friend or colleague among them! Maddie Bozik “Charity, High School, and a Bus. Oh My!” Anadi… More »

Do you have original artwork by Angela Gonzales that you are willing to loan to the Fermilab Art Gallery? If yes contact Georgia Schwender, georgia@fnal.gov. “A Lasting Mark: Artist Angela Gonzales at Fermilab 1967-1998” will be on display June 1 through Sept. 30.

Barnstormers Delta Dart Night Barnstormers Delta Dart Night will be held on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, starting promptly at 5:30pm at the Kuhn Barn. Delta Darts are small rubber band powered airplanes that can be built in less than an hour and then flown indoors. Anyone between the ages of 8 and 98 can build and fly one of these airplanes and have loads of fun. Flying will immediately follow building for prizes. All required materials will be provided by… More »

CAIF is proud to organize this concert on Saturday February 11 in Fermilab’s Ramsey auditorium. Featuring world famous basso Andrea Silverstrelli, rising star mezzo Ola Rafalo, and pianist Irina Feoktistova, in arias and duets from favorite grand operas of Verdi, Rossini, Donizetti, Mozart and more, as well as Liszt concerts! Free and open to the public. To help us planning please register at https://bel-canto.eventbrite.com   2017-01-30_588fbcf20accc_caif170211-night_bel_canto    

On Thursday, Feb. 16, come check out PechaKucha Night Batavia at Fermilab! PechaKucha is a fun, informal gathering where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts in the PechaKucha format: 20 slides, 20 seconds each. The theme for Feb. 16 is “The Tiniest Things Matter.” Tickets are $6.50. The featured talks are below. Look it over: You might recognize a Fermilab friend or colleague among them! Maddie Bozik “Charity, High School, and a Bus. Oh My!” Anadi… More »

The DuPage Symphony Orchestra and guest soloist Steven Lin will present “Russian Majesty”, featuring Glinka: Overture to “The Life for the Tsar”, Rimsky-Korsakov: Symphony No. 2, “Antar”, and Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major. The concert is at 3 PM on Sunday February 12 at the Wentz Concert Hall in downtown Naperville. Tickets are available online at www.dupagesymphony.org or call 630-637-7469.

You are invited to participate to the following lecture: Science and culture in the Italian Renaissance Jan. 22 at 3 p.m. in Wilson Hall, One West, Fermilab, Pine Street and Kirk Road, Batavia IL 60510. RSVP for free by Jan 21. Italian espresso to follow. Tickets are free, but registration is required. Tickets to participants will be collected at the entrance. For additional information visit our website https://caif.fnal.gov/events/ For any questions or request of specific programs, please contact the organizing committee – we are… More »

Ellen Sandor, Fermilab’s 2016 artist-in-residence, shines a new light on Fermilab’s neutrino research with her current exhibit at the Fermilab Art Gallery.

Neutrinos in a New Light is an exhibition of PHSCologram sculptures, Oculus Rift Virtual Reality, projection mapping and 3D printing, all depicting Ellen Sandor and (art)n’s work with Fermilab as their 2016 Artist in Residency. The exhibition artistically examines Fermilab scientists’ research including NOvA, MINOS and MINERvA neutrino detectors as well as their new MicroBooNE argon chamber detector. The final works are on display at Fermilab from December 2, 2016 through March 17, 2017.