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Senior seminar highlights student inspirations, skills

Senior seminar highlights student inspirations, skills

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

Gabrielle Pyle has worked in the McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries for three semesters because she loves setting up the art exhibits. The senior studio art major said the current senior seminar exhibit is special for her, as her own art, two ceramic and two wood pieces, are in the show. “Seeing m...

Galleries showcase artistry of wood

Galleries showcase artistry of wood

Emma Corry, Features Editor

September 24, 2019

A wooden dresser with a flower on top sits in the McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries. John McNaughton, a professor emeritus of art, made the piece titled “Reliquary” for a woman named Ann Lannert. The dresser was made to store the ashes of her and her children. The two leaves of the flower repres...

Art exhibit displays scale, human connection to nature and body

Art exhibit displays scale, human connection to nature and body

Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer

August 22, 2019

The green figure poses at ease inside the white canvas as money bleeds from her wrists onto the canvas’s edge, resting on the floor. Behind her figure, in a cursive font, arches the phrase "Only the wealthy get to stay healthy." Artist Tonja Torgerson said the piece, titled “Cobra,” focuses on the fau...

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