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After Dark: Feeling Emotional

A visually engaging display featuring a silhouette of a person surrounded by multiple wooden face sculptures, with the word "Emotions" displayed prominently.
After Dark: Feeling Emotional

Unlock the powerful and varied world of emotions tonight. Can you really catch feelings from those around you? And can you judge an emotion from someone’s face alone? Discover how people are motivated by emotions, perception, and memory, and maybe even embrace feelings that you usually shy away from.

What's That Feeling? Reading Emotions Activity
6:30–8:30 p.m.
Osher Gallery 1: Human Phenomenon
With the Explainers

Join the Explainers to practice the skill of reading emotions, known as emotion perception. Can you tell how someone is feeling from their facial expression alone? Come discover how our sociocultural context shapes our experience, expression, and perception of how we—and others—feel. 

DJ Dance Party
6:30–9:30 p.m.
Bechtel Gallery 3
With DJ Cyndigs

Join us for a DJ dance party!

For over ten years, DJ Cyndigs has captivated listeners up and down the Golden State with her diverse mixes, providing the perfect soundtrack for laid-back happy hours and vibrant dance clubs. She crafts a unique sonic landscape, inviting listeners to join her on a musical odyssey that transcends time and space.