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Landscape of Guitar concert to incorporate animated paintings

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

October 24, 2018


Filed under News

The Landscape of Guitar, an animated painting concert experience, will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Recital Hall at the Doudna Fine Arts Center. The show is a combination of the Patchouli and Terra Guitarra projects of vocalist and guitarist Julie Patchouli and guitarist Bruce Hecksel. ...

Families can create art at Tarble Arts Extravaganza

Karena Ozier, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


Filed under Family Weekend, News, Special Sections

The Tarble Arts Center is hosting their annual Tarble Arts Extravaganza alongside Family Weekend on Saturday, starting at 1 p.m. in Tarble’s atrium. Riley Snyder, a student worker at Tarble, said three activities will be available at Tarble for students and their families to engage with. Model printing ...

Department of Art, Design resurrect, reconfigure BA in graphic design

Department of Art, Design resurrect, reconfigure BA in graphic design

Mercury Bowen, Entertainment Reporter

August 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The Eastern Department of Art and Design has resurrected and reconfigured the Bachelor’s in Graphic Design program for the fall semester of 2018 in addition to the already present BFA. Department Chair Chris Kahler said the point of bringing back the program was to create more flexibility for tra...

Department chairs looking at how new School of Fine and Performing Arts will be structured

Abbey Whittington, Staff Reporter

April 16, 2018


Filed under News

Editor’s Note: This story looks at one of two new schools being created under the College of Arts and Liberal Sciences. The next article will look at the new School of Communication and Journalism. Though the chairs of programs that will be in the new School of Fine and Performing Arts said ther...

Senior shares experience through art

Sisi Pascarella, Contributing Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under News

  Sharing her personal experience with mental illness, senior studio art major Ashley Dick displayed her art exhibit last week. Dick said she has been planning this show for about two years now, ever since she first learned about the show her sophomore year. “Everyday is just dealing...

Students’ past works to be displayed in art show

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

October 17, 2017


Filed under News

The work of students who created art over the summer or previous years will be on display Wednesday at the Doudna Fine Arts Center. Abby Perkins, sophomore art education major and show coordinator, said the event is a welcome-back-to-school show for students to show off their work. “It is to...

Art students get opportunity to view internal organs of cadavers

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

September 21, 2017


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Students in the art department had the opportunity to view and learn about different muscles from the inside of cadavers because of collaboration with biological sciences. Art professor Jenny Chi said her Advanced Level Life Drawing class had been learning and drawing from real-life models and learning...

Students offered 24 hours to showcase art

AJ Fournier, Campus Reporter

September 14, 2017


Filed under News

Students will have the opportunity to act out a skit, sing a song or perform anything that they want at the “No Shame” open mic night 7 p.m. Saturday Sept. 23 The 24-hour open mic night will go until 7 p.m. the following day. Frank Monier, a senior theatre arts major, said this is an opportunity...

Drawing class teaches about art, life

Drawing class teaches about art, life

Chaela Krueger, Contributing Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

  When senior psychology major Fallyn Schwake walked into a Life Drawing class her freshman year, she saw an image she might never forget. “At first, I was completely shocked,” Schwake said, as she remembered seeing the nude models used in the class for the first time. “But I was...

Tarble opens new exhibits before end of semester

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

November 27, 2016


Filed under News

  As the fall semester concludes, new art exhibits are beginning at The Tarble Arts Center for the upcoming spring semester. Friday, Nov. 18 marked the opening of several new exhibits: “P.S.” by Eli Craven; “Vessels of Genealogies” by Firelei Báez; the Blackbox Series “Phantasmagoria”...

Women’s Studies welcomes speaker Gail Levin

Mandy Grepares, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2016


Filed under News, Opinions

The different obstacles and expectations of women artists will be discussed at this year’s Women’s Studies Endowed Speaker Series. Gail Levin, a professor at Baruch College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, will present “Telling Women Artists’ Lives” 5 p.m. Monday...

Artist discusses issues in US through work

Artist discusses issues in US through work

Janet Pernell, Multicultural Reporter

October 6, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Lighting the United States Constitution on fire and other American issues were all included in artist Dread Scott’s presentation, “The Impossibility of Freedom in a Country Founded on Slavery and Genocide” Thursday evening. Scott has been creating art that displays issues in the U.S. since 1983. Scott...

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