Home- Campus Life- Arts on Campus The Arts on CampusThe arts play a key role in the university's curriculum and provide an array of extracurricular opportunities. Perfect Strangers: Machine Project and the Hamiltonians Machine Project is a Los Angeles based organization dedicated to helping artists do fun experiments together with the public. Project artists will be coming to campus and the village throughout the semester to work with us on community art projects. Opening Lecture and Reception Mark Allen and Krystal Krunch Wednesday, September 9 4:30 p.m. Machine Project founder Mark Allen will outline the Machine Project non-profit and what they do. Allen will also introduce artist duo Krystal Krunch. Later in the week, the duo will introduce you to You through workshops revealing the hidden energies of the body, art, and architecture. LEARN MORE Upcoming Machine Project Events The Never Been to Me Tour at Colgate University Krystal Krunch Workshops: Thursday, September 10 at 7 p.m. Zen Den LEARN MORE Wednesday, September 16 at 4:30 p.m. Clifford Gallery LEARN MORE computing with the dead: transmissions with the inventor Brian Crabtree and Kelli Cain Friday, September 11 at 8 p.m. Merrill House LEARN MORE I'd Rather Listen to a Bad Song Adam Goldman '94 Saturday, September 19 at 10 a.m. Homecoming tailgate, Andy Kerr Stadium LEARN MORE Monday, September 21 throughout the day Hamilton Center for the Arts LEARN MORE Tuesday, September 22 at 4:15 p.m. Colgate Center for Women's Studies LEARN MORE Wednesday, September 23 at 7 p.m. Trivia Night at the Colgate Inn LEARN MORE Lecture: Adam Goldman '94 Wednesday, September 23 at 4:30 p.m. Golden Auditorium LEARN MORE Poetry, Wit, and Wisdom: Taking the Pulse of Hamilton Cliff Hengst Monday, September 28 – Saturday, October 3 Hamilton Center for the Arts LEARN MORE Notes for Hamilton Mercedes Teixido Monday, October 19 – Friday, October 23, 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Colgate Campus LEARN MORE Lecture: Carmina Escobar with Chris Kallmyer Wednesday, October 28 at 4:30 p.m. Golden Auditorium LEARN MORE Archive of Regional Raking Chris Kallmyer Performance in collaboration with Colgate Students Thursday, October 29 at 6 p.m. 100 Broad Street LEARN MORE Imenso Massagem Sonora Carmina Escobar Wednesday, October 28 – Friday, October 30, ongoing Hamilton Center for the Arts Thursday, October 29, 3 – 5 p.m. Colgate Center for Women's Studies Friday, October 30, 5 p.m. Zen Den LEARN MORE Lecture: Hanna van der Kolk Wednesday, November 4 at 4:30 p.m. Golden Auditorium LEARN MORE spaces between us/the in-between spaces Hana van der Kolk Performances: Friday, November 6 at 8 p.m. Colgate Campus LEARN MORE Saturday, November 7 at 8 p.m. Colgate Campus LEARN MORE Open Archive, Hamilton NY Kamau Patton Tuesday, November 10 – Saturday, November 14, ongoing Hamilton Center for the Arts LEARN MORE Objects for Perfect Strangers Michael O'Malley Wednesday, September 9 – Friday, November 13, ongoing Clifford Gallery LEARN MORE What's Happening MenuMenuPicker Art GalleryVisiting ArtistsLongyear Museum of Anthropology Loading... READ MORE Majors and Minors Art and Art History Creative Writing Film and Media Studies Music Theater Facilities Picker Art Gallery Longyear Museum of Anthropology Clifford Art Gallery Theaters and auditoriums Musical Groups Colgate University Orchestra Choral music Chamber players Concert jazz Student groups in performing arts and music Dance at the ’Gate Many Colgate students share a passion for dance, as evidenced by each semester's biggest campus event: Dancefest! Visiting Artists Throughout the academic year, a diverse range of artists, performers, and writers come to campus for short visits and long-term residencies. PROMINENT GUESTS Student Involvement Students can immerse themselves in artistic, musical, and theatrical expressions all around campus. GET INVOLVED Sculpture fuses arts and sciences A confluence of art, engineering, and mathematics led to the creation of Colgate Professor DeWitt Godfrey’s latest sculpture, Odin, a giant steel structure now nestled in the courtyard between Olin Hall and the Robert H.N. Ho Science Center. READ MORE Dancefest Campus Life Housing Options Campus Dining Arts on Campus Picker Art Gallery Visiting Artists Longyear Museum of Anthropology Clubs and Organizations Sports and Recreation Volunteerism Religious Life Diversity and Inclusion Fraternities and Sororities ALANA Cultural Center LGBTQ Life Career Services RELATED LINKS Related Items - Distinctly Colgate INTELLECTUAL ENGAGEMENT Collaborative research by highly regarded faculty is a Colgate trademark. OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. CAREER SERVICES Staff members and dedicated alumni play a key role in students' career exploration. LUCKY 13 Find out why 13 is the most popular number on campus.