Looking for a quiet space to unwind while listening to soft, live music? If so, join us for Musical Meditation on Thursdays from 3:30-5:30pm in the Crapo Gallery at UMass Dartmouth CVPA Star Store Campus - leading up to a 20th Anniversary celebration of Star Store Campus on AHA! Night on September 9, 2021.
August 12, 3:30-6.05pm - Yunhee Kim will be performing during AHA! Night and the Marc St. Piere: Black & White reception.
August 19, 3:30-5:30pm - Yunhee Kim
August 26, 3:30-5:30pm - Andrei Baumann
About Yunhee Kim
A pianist, Yunhee Kim, received her doctoral degree in Piano Performance and Literature as well as a master’s degree in Piano Pedagogy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As an active performer, Dr. Kim performed in concert venues including the Carnegie Hall, the Lincoln Center and the Krannert Center. She also performed as a soloist with the Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra of Russia and the Sinfonia da Camera Orchestra. She received top prizes in various competitions including the first prize in the Illinois State Music Teachers Association College Piano Competition and the Summer Piano Institute Concerto Competition. During the years in the U of Illinois, Dr. Kim taught at the Piano Laboratory Program, led a keyboard class, and accompanied for instrumentalists. Since 2019, Dr. Kim resides in Massachusetts and has served as a staff accompanist at Dean College and as a piano instructor at King Open Community School and Magdalen College. She is a principal organist at First Church in Marlborough.
About Andrei Baumann
An active soloist, chamber musician, Andrei Baumann has performed extensively in the USA, Europe, Canada and Venezuela. As winner of the 2009 Borromeo String Quartet Guest Artist Award, he performed with the quartet in Jordan Hall on January 29th, 2009. His Carnegie Hall debut at Weill Recital Hall occurred in May 2008 with violinist Lily Francis as part of the Distinctive Debuts series. Other notable performances include a solo recital on the Sundays Live Concert Series at Los Angeles County Arts Museum which was broadcast by KCSN, 88.5 FM, solo recitals at the Crocker Art Museum Classical Music Series in California, performances at Caramoor Festival and with Itzhak Perlman at the Perlman Music Program. Andrei has performed in masterclasses for such distinguished artists as Elisso Wirssaladze, Pavel Gililov, Leon Fleisher, Claude Frank and Marc Durand.
Mr. Baumann recently released a second album Miroirs, which includes works by Bach, Debussy and Ravel. He has a Masters of Music in Piano Performance from New England Conservatory in Boston, a Künstlerischer Ausbildung Diploma from the Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst in Stuttgart, Germany, and a Bachelor of Music degree at the Glenn Gould School of The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, Canada.
We also welcome visitors to the following exhibitions available free of charge Mondays through Fridays from 9 am to 6 pm.
Marc St. Pierre: Black & White
University Art Gallery
An exhibition by the beloved UMass Dartmouth professor Marc St. Pierre, featuring a selection of mixed media drawings and collage with encaustic, as well as black and white photography.
Eric Lintala: Question of Balance
Professor emeritus Eric Lintala was the faculty supervisor of graduate student-run Gallery 244 from its inception at the Swain School of Design in 1983 until his retirement. This summer, Gallery 244 hosts sculpture and photographs representing Lintala’s 45 years of research into the prehistoric rock art of the American Southwest.
Fashion Design Program PopUp
Crapo Gallery / Windows
An exhibition of student work from the Fashion Design program, also featuring wearable sculptures made by students in the Advanced Sculpture course.
Also at Star Store Campus
DATMA presents: Zimoun: 280 prepared dc-motors, cotton balls, cardboard boxes 13″ x 13″ x 13″
Internationally renowned Swiss sound-installation artist Zimoun exhibits his intricate sculpture, using motion and sound in the corner gallery on the main intersection of Union Street and Purchase Street. Organized by DATMA - Design Art & Technology Massachusetts as a part of their Water 2021 project.
Lin Dong, 508-999-8904