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WINTER OPEN STUDIO: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, February 22, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skill levels welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 11 & 25, Feb 8 & 22, April 5 & 19 and May 3 & 17, from 6:30–8:30pm. Attend as many sessions as you like! Dates are subject to change.

Constellations

Wednesday, February 22, 7:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

FILM: Oscar Shorts Documentary: Program A

Wednesday, February 22, 7:00 pm

During week two of the annual tradition prior to the Oscars, The Center and Magic Lantern give film lovers the chance to see all the Oscar nominated documentary shorts in the final two evenings. Program A (Running time: 72 minutes) Joe’s Violin – dir. Kahane Cooperman, USA, 24 minutes. During a ...

FREE EVENING EXHIBITION TOUR: Rayguns, Robots, Drones

Thursday, February 23, 5:30 pm

Enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. Special guest artist Mahwish Chisty will present an artist talk about her work following the tour. The exhibition uses rayguns, robots and drones as metaphors for a conversation about technology’s inherent p...

FREE ARTIST TALK with Mahwish Chishty: Rayguns, Robots, Drones

Thursday, February 23, 6:30 pm

Following the Evening Exhibition Tour, at 6:30pm, special guest and participating artist Mahwish Chishty will give a slide talk in the museum. Chishty, who was born in Pakistan, will explain how she has incorporated her training as a miniature painter into her work on drones, using traditional techniques to t...

Constellations

Thursday, February 23, 7:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

FILM: Oscar Shorts Documentary: Program B

Thursday, February 23, 7:00 pm

During week two of the annual tradition prior to the Oscars, The Center and Magic Lantern give film lovers the chance to see all the Oscar nominated documentary shorts in the final two evenings. PROGRAM B (Running time: 81 minutes) Watani: My Homeland – dir. Marcel Mettelsiefen, 39 minutes. Four youn...

SPECIAL EVENT: Idaho State VEX Robotics Championships

Friday, February 24, 10:00 am

This event is being hosted by Wood River High School to coincide with The Center’s BIG IDEA project Rayguns, Robots & Drones. It is the qualifying event for the World Championship held in Louisville, Kentucky in April. Approximately 33 teams will be in attendance. Come out to support our local young rob...

Constellations

Friday, February 24, 8:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

Constellations “Date Night”

Saturday, February 25, 8:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

Constellations “Chat Back / Backstage Tour”

Sunday, February 26, 3:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

Constellations

Wednesday, March 1, 7:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

Constellations

Thursday, March 2, 7:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

Constellations

Friday, March 3, 8:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

FREE FAMILY DAY: Rayguns, Robots, Drones

Saturday, March 4, 3:00 pm

Channel your inner robot! Imagine how you would express yourself through movement and create your own robot dance. Join special guest and dance instructor Melodie Taylor-Mauldin in creating hip-botic dance moves! Family Day events at The Center provide special opportunities for multiple generations to explore...

Constellations

Saturday, March 4, 8:00 pm

One relationship. Infinite possibilities. In the beginning, Marianne and Roland meet at a party. They go for a drink, or perhaps they don’t. They fall madly in love and start dating, but eventually they break up. After a chance encounter in a supermarket they get back together, or maybe they run into each o...

FILM: City of Gold

Thursday, March 9, 7:00 pm

In this richly penetrating documentary odyssey, Pulitzer Prize-winning food critic Jonathan Gold shows us a Los Angeles where ethnic cooking is a kaleidoscopic portal to the mysteries of an unwieldy city and the soul of America. Combing through colorful neighborhoods in his green pickup truck, Gold is sniffin...

FREE GALLERY WALK: Rayguns, Robots, Drones

Friday, March 10, 5:00 pm

Start your Gallery Walk at the Center! Locals and visitors alike take in thought-provoking exhibitions, enjoy wine, mingle with friends, and often meet the artists. The exhibition uses rayguns, robots and drones as metaphors for a conversation about technology’s inherent promise and potential danger. Par...

FREE EVENING EXHIBITION TOUR: Rayguns, Robots, Drones with special guests WRHS Robotics Team

Thursday, March 16, 5:30 pm

Enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. Hear from our local 2017 WRHS Robotics Team (BCB Bots) on the technology they have created and use to compete in the VEX Robotics Championships. The exhibition uses rayguns, robots and drones as metaphors for ...

FILM: Manakamana

Thursday, March 30, 7:00 pm

Breathtaking, poignant and mesmerizing, Manakamana is a documentary shot entirely inside the narrow bubble of a cable car, high above a jungle in Nepal, as it transports villagers and tourists to an ancient mountaintop temple. Filmed in 16mm and comprised of 11 rides (each a single take corresponds to the len...

FREE OPENING CELEBRATION: Contemplative Practice

Friday, March 31, 5:00 pm

Join us for refreshments as we celebrate the opening of the exhibition Contemplative Practice. What is the connection between art and contemplation? For centuries, artists have created religious objects meant to offer a contemplative or devotional experience. But how do art and contemplation intersect outside...

FREE SPECIAL EVENT: 2016 Fools Day Celebration: Season Announcement & Membership Appreciation Party

Saturday, April 1

Join us for our annual Fools Day celebration and season announcement featuring fabulously foolish treats and the reveal of our very exciting Company of Fools’ 22nd  Season and the 2017 Summer Concert Series! Free and open to the public – all are welcome!

SPRING OPEN STUDIO: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, April 5, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skill levels welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 11 & 25, Feb 8 & 22, April 5 & 19 and May 3 & 17, from 6:30–8:30pm. Attend as many sessions as you like! Dates are subject to change.

CONCERT: Las Cafeteras

Friday, April 7, 7:00 pm

In 2005, rooted in community and 
tradition, a group of students learning 
Son Jarocho music became known 
as "Los Cafeteros," named after the Eastside Cafe community center in East Los Angeles that they helped found. They soon changed their name to Las Cafeteras to honor the feminine spirit of the grou...

FREE EVENING EXHIBITION TOUR: Contemplative Practice

Thursday, April 13, 5:30 pm

Enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. The exhibition features painting, video, sculpture and works on paper all made by artists who incorporate contemplative practices into the making of their artwork as part of a larger conversation about meditation...

FILM: Heart of a Dog

Thursday, April 13, 7:00 pm

Celebrated artist, composer, inventor, musician and film director, Laurie Anderson created a home movie, of sorts, to reflect on the deaths of her husband Lou Reed, her mother, and her beloved dog. The film is a meditation on loss and love that is light and heavy, straightforward and experimental. Anderson’...

FREE Panel Discussion: What is the relationship between the practice of prayer and meditation?

Tuesday, April 18, 6:30 pm

This panel discussion brings together spiritual leaders and practitioners to explore the relationship between prayer and meditation. Join our panelists as they explore prayer and personal meditation, their intersection and influence on our personal lives and society. Moderated by Cate Cox, practicing Marriag...

SPRING OPEN STUDIO: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, April 19, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skill levels welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 11 & 25, Feb 8 & 22, April 5 & 19 and May 3 & 17, from 6:30–8:30pm. Attend as many sessions as you like! Dates are subject to change.

SPRING OPEN STUDIO: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, May 3, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skill levels welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 11 & 25, Feb 8 & 22, April 5 & 19 and May 3 & 17, from 6:30–8:30pm. Attend as many sessions as you like! Dates are subject to change.

ADULT CLASS/CREATIVE JUMP-IN: Radiant Mandalas: Meditative Drawing & Journaling with Kaleigh Surber

Saturday, May 13, 9:00 am

Participants will explore the origins of the mandala (radiant) and the significance of these designs in various cultures. They will experience the joy of learning the construction techniques that allow the inner self to manifest in a physical design filled with color and intricacy. Students will learn to stil...

FREE FAMILY DAY: Colorful Mandalas: Making Beautiful Circles

Saturday, May 13, 3:00 pm

Explore the exhibition Contemplative Practice with Center staff and guest artist Kaleigh Surber and learn how artists are using balance and symmetry in their artwork. Discover circles we find in the world around us and create your own mandalas by using found objects from nature, simple drawing techniques and ...

SPRING OPEN STUDIO: Figure Drawing

Wednesday, May 17, 6:30 pm

Use this opportunity to brush up on your figure drawing skills in a relaxed environment. All skill levels welcome. This class is offered Wednesday, Jan 11 & 25, Feb 8 & 22, April 5 & 19 and May 3 & 17, from 6:30–8:30pm. Attend as many sessions as you like! Dates are subject to change.

FREE EVENING EXHIBITION TOUR: Contemplative Practice

Thursday, May 18, 5:30 pm

Enjoy a glass of wine as you tour the exhibition with The Center’s curators and gallery guides. The exhibition features painting, video, sculpture and works on paper all made by artists who incorporate contemplative practices into the making of their artwork as part of a larger conversation about meditation...

LECTURE: Arianna Huffington

Friday, May 26, 6:30 pm

Lecture Series and Sun Valley Wellness Festival keynote speaker Arianna Huffington is the co-founder, president, and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, and author of fifteen books. In May 2005, she launched The Huffington Post, a news and blog site that quickly became one of the most widely-r...

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