A year ago sculptor Jim Jenkins was announced as Fermilab’s artist-in-residence for 2017.
His solo show, titled “A Perplexity of Conundrums,” will be open to the public on Monday, Jan. 8, then on Friday, Jan. 12 from 5-7 p.m.a free public artist’s reception. The show will run through March 2.
Jenkins will also collaborate show called “Dark Matters” on Sunday, Jan. 21 at 2:30 p.m., combining his work with a performance of Olivier Messiaen’s “Quartet for the End of Time.” The show will feature Jenkins’ piece “Angel of the Apocalypse,” which incorporates pieces of Fermilab’s E760 detector, the centerpiece of an experiment that ran in the early 1990s. Tickets for that performance are on sale now: http://events.fnal.gov/arts-lecture-series/events/event/dark-matters.