Archives for "Art and Visual Culture"
March 24, 2011 8:53 am
Fifteen studio art majors at Bates College, one of them from Maine, show work from their yearlong thesis projects in the annual Senior Exhibition, which opens with a public reception at 6 p.m. Friday, April 8, in the Bates College Museum of Art, 75 Russell St.
March 23, 2011 4:04 pm
Family history inspired Solomianko’s paintings: In 1990, her parents emigrated from Poland to the United States. Starting “with images of…
March 23, 2011 4:01 pm
Skarstad’s approach to painting has progressed from making representational landscapes into abstraction. Abstraction allows the work to be “about the…
March 23, 2011 3:58 pm
Saunders’ art arises from an examination of political and topographic maps and ways they represent the human desire to organize…
March 23, 2011 3:34 pm
Reed describes herself as “fascinated by the intricacy and amount of detail that exist in nature — the underside of…
March 23, 2011 3:31 pm
Porst’s photography is inspired by her junior-year stay with the Q’eros people of the Peruvian Andes, a group designated a…
March 23, 2011 3:27 pm
Inspired by photographer Sally Mann, Expressionist illustrator Alfred Kubin and Symbolist artist Odilon Redon, Phillips aspires to Mann’s notion of…
March 23, 2011 3:26 pm
A self-professed, “biology nerd and art lover,” Okano is fascinated by the way things are made up of smaller parts….
March 23, 2011 3:16 pm
Inspired by artists like Andy Warhol, Neubert explores the relationship between “high” and “low” art by incorporating into her oil…
March 23, 2011 3:10 pm
“I work with what is real because I think it is both interesting and challenging,” says Ligor, who photographs street…