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MONDAY9.24.12

Fanfare Ciocarlia. brillobox. 9 p.m.
The world-famous Romanian 12-piece brass band will host a Balkan dance party, presented by Pandemic.

TUESDAY9.25.12

The Soft Moon. brillobox. 9 p.m.
Post-punk band The Soft Moon will perform with Cold Showers, City Buses, Mike Seamans, and Edgar Um Bulcholtz. Tickets are $8 and the event is 21+.

WEDNESDAY9.26.12

El Súper. Porter Hall 100. 7:30 p.m.
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Carnegie Mellon will host a showing of El Súper, which tells the story of Cuban exiles living in New York City.

Lætitia Sadier. Thunderbird Café. 9 p.m.
The French musician, best known as singer of the post-rock band Stereolab, will perform songs from her new album Silencio.

THURSDAY9.27.12

Adamson Speaker Series: Jericho Brown. Adamson Auditorium, Baker Hall 136A. 4:30 p.m.
American Book Award-winner Jericho Brown will discuss his multifaceted career as a poet and speechwriter.

FRIDAY9.28.12

Conrad Harris. Kresge Theater. 5 p.m.
The world-renowned violinist will give a free performance in the College of Fine Arts building.

The City & The City: Artwork by London Writers. 28 Wood St. 5:30 p.m.
The new exhibition of installation and media artwork by London-based artists and writers will open in Downtown. The exhibition continues on Saturday evening with a literary salon at 812 Liberty Ave.

SATURDAY9.29.12

Matthew Morrison with the PSO. Heinz Hall. 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The star of the hit television show Glee will perform songs from his upcoming album of Broadway standards. They will also perform on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

ONGOING

Portraits of a Garden, Brooklyn Botanic Garden Florilegium. Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Hunt Library, Fifth Floor. Through Dec. 16.
The exhibit showcases work from 48 American botanical artists who are creating an archive of watercolors and drawings of the plants at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. The selected pieces will be displayed with historical printed volumes from the Hunt Institute’s collection. The gallery’s operating hours are available at huntbot.andrew.cmu.edu.

White Cube, Green Maze. Carnegie Museum of Art. Through Jan. 13.
The exhibit includes models and drawings by architects and landscape architects who have worked on collaborative projects, focusing on six sites from around the world: the Olympic Sculpture Park (U.S.), Stiftung Insel Hombroich (Germany), Benesse Art Site Naoshima (Japan), Instituto Inhotim (Brazil), Jardín Botánico de Culiacán (Mexico), and Grand Traiano Art Complex (Italy).

Feminist and... The Mattress Factory. Through May 26.
This exhibit features works by six female artists from around the world, aiming to show that feminism is a multivocal, multigenerational, and multicultural movement, not a single-issue set of political beliefs. The exhibit is guest-curated by Carnegie Mellon professor of art theory and criticism Hilary Robinson.

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