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Paintings and poetry join together in harmony

The exhibit will run until Feb. 12 in the Pace Galleries.

Susanna Fravell, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

Nancy Raen-Mendez said she credits Katie Waters for making The McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries what it is.  The McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries is hosting its first exhibit of 2020. The event is “Life and Art: The Similar Sensibilities of Katie Waters and Matthew Graham” which opened on Ja...

Creating a connection to nature

Emma Corry, Features Editor

January 14, 2020

Bridget Eckerle is a different kind of art major.  The senior public relations and advertising and studio art major said she wants to do gallery work that showcases other people’s art instead of her own. She had the chance when she became a 2019 James Sanders Fellow. Eckerle curated an exhibit,...

Senior seminar highlights student inspirations, skills

The senior seminar exhibit will be open until Dec. 8 in the Pace Galleries.

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

John McNaughtan, a professor emeritus of art, created this piece titled

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

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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