The Week Ender: Happenings Dec. 7 to 9

The Week Ender appears every Thursday in Yale News and offers highlights of the many activities taking place at the University Friday-Sunday.

Visit Yale’s museums and galleries and tour the exhibitions


Visit ‘And Then I Drew for Books’: The Comic Art of Joseph Hémard, an exhibition featuring works by the famed French book illustrator. Lillian Goldman Library, Sterling Law Buildings, 127 Wall St. Friday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.

Tour Reflections on Constable’s Cloud Studies: Paintings by Mark Leonard — an exhibition of conservator Mark Leonard’s paintings displayed in a one-to-one relationship with the works by John Constable that inspired them. Free. Yale Center for British Art, 1080 Chapel St. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, noon-5 p.m.

See Architecture in Dialogue: The Peter Eisenman Collection at Yale — an exhibition of magazines, exhibition catalogues, and manifestos, that explores the creative use of print media and avant garde publications. Free. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 121 Wall St. Friday, 9 a.m-5 p.m; Saturday, noon-5 p.m.

Explore Staging History, Making History: The Yale School of Drama, an exhibition that traces how events in world history have shaped the history of the Yale School of Drama from its beginnings in 1925 to the present day. Free. Robert B. Haas Family Library, 180 York St. Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sunday, 2-11 p.m.

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