The Daily Eastern News

Artist discusses issues in US through work

Artist discusses issues in US through work

Janet Pernell, Multicultural Reporter

October 6, 2016

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...

SACIS show gives message of empowerment

SACIS show gives message of empowerment

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

September 26, 2016

At Voices and Visions of Empowerment, LaPorshia Graves told the story of a woman who has given everything to everyone for her whole life, without thinking of herself. “What does she have left? She has herself, so she built herself up,” Graves, a graduate student studying political science, said...

Column: Makeup is a form of art

Abbey Whittington, Associate News Editor

September 12, 2016

Symmetry, blending and contour are all three examples of vocabulary words for techniques and elements which can be found in art textbooks as well as when using makeup, but for some reason, many still do not consider makeup an art. Some may not consider makeup an art because many picture the craft...

2015 Faculty Art Exhibition to start this week

Luke Willson, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2015

The “Gallery Talk” will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday in the Main Galleries area of the Tarble Arts Center. This informational session will be about the Faculty Art Exhibition, which has been open since Nov. 6 and will be closing Jan. 10. This is a joint program between Eastern’s art...

Mills speaks about Catacombs works

Meka Al Taqi-Brown, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2015

Thomas Lyon Mills, an instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design, gave a presentation Wednesday to explain an art exhibit inspired by the sacred catacombs of Rome, which already opened on Aug. 29th, at the Tarble Art Center. Ancient Romans made the catacombs as caves were used as places for religious...

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