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Events for Friday, May 27, 2022

The galleries, mansion, and shop are open today 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Open Face at Eastman Museum is open 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
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Friday, May 27, 2022, All Day
Friday, May 27, 2022, All Day

Draft

Potter Peristyle

Draft is an RIT student-run exhibition featuring a selection of works by college students from across New York State.

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Friday, May 27, 2022, All Day

One Hundred Years Ago: George Eastman in 1922

Historic Mansion

This annual display in the historic mansion provides a glimpse of George Eastman’s life and work one hundred years ago. The new selection of objects highlight the goings on in 1922—most notably the opening of the Eastman School of Music and the Eastman Theatre in downtown Rochester. 

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Friday, May 27, 2022, All Day

James Tylor: From an Untouched Landscape

Project Gallery

In his artistic practice, James Tylor highlights under-told and often unseen histories of Aboriginal peoples. In Tylor’s hands, photography, once used to survey Aboriginal lands and peoples, becomes a way to indigenize landscapes.

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Friday, May 27, 2022, All Day

Selections from the Collection

Collection Gallery

This rotation in the Collection Gallery looks at how the invention of photography in 1839 helped to expand visual understanding of the world, especially for those without the means to travel.

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Friday, May 27, 2022, All Day

Jodie Mack: Matter Matters

Multipurpose Hall

Jodie Mack (UK, b. 1983), an artist who has developed a remarkable filmmaking style that provides new perspectives on a variety of familiar materials, invites viewers to contemplate the objects’ significance and the nature of disposability. 

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Friday, May 27, 2022, 1 p.m.
Friday, May 27, 2022, 7:30 p.m.

Sweet Smell of Success

Dryden Theatre

Asian Americans in Hollywood: James Wong Howe "I'd hate to take a bite out of you. You're a cookie full of arsenic." This is one of numerous memorable lines in a brilliant American cult picture that is, with Touch of Evil, the last of the great films noir, and among the sharpest, most uncompromisingly dark Manhattan street movies—specifically of the old Times Square district—ever made.

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