Art & Art History News
Posted on January 24, 2014
Whitley, co-curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem's exhibition "The Shadows Took Shape," says the influence of Sun Ra is present in the art displayed.
Posted on January 7, 2014
"There is a lot of aspiration in Miami," says Collins, the director of the new Perez Art Museum Miami, "And a recognition that we are building a real repository for the city's shared cultural heritage."
by Sam Cleaves '14 | Posted on November 26, 2013
As part of the Mellon Tri-College Creative Residency Program, muralist Dee Craig collaborated with members of the Swarthmore community on a new work, now on display at the Science Center.
Posted on September 13, 2013
Altuzarra traces his career back to his research at Swarthmore, where he examined the intersection of fashion and art history.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on August 13, 2013
Adjunct studio art professor Ron Tarver has exhibited his series on the African American cowboy experience across the U.S.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on June 5, 2013
Rebecca Hammond '13 joined several classmates in sharing thesis work during an event geared toward interdisciplinary discussion.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on May 28, 2013
Alexander Anderson '13 (left) is one of eight members of the Class of 2013, in addition to a Class of 2012 alumna, who received the award this year.
Posted on May 20, 2013
As part of a series titled "Critical Histories of Modern Architecture," Swati Chattopadhyay presents "City and Country in South Asia." Introduction by Michael Cothren, Scheuer Family Professor of Humanities.
by Andrea Packard '85 | Posted on February 18, 2013
The 2013 Donald J. Gordon Visiting Artist and Lecturer discusses how his work, on display at Swarthmore's List Gallery through Feb. 24, celebrates cultural heritage, faith, and community.
by Camila Ryder '13 | Posted on January 14, 2013
Jake Beckman '05, the creator of Parrish Beach's famed "Big Chair," led a class on public art in which his students made similar large-scale art installations.
by Zach Epstein | Posted on December 20, 2012
Created by students in Logan Grider's first-year Making Art seminar, the full-size, 3D replica is on display through Jan. 3, 2013, in the Lang Performing Arts Center lobby.
by Erin Kelly | Posted on September 18, 2012
Tasha Lewis '12 installs fabric butterflies along benches, hydrants, and walkways as a way to change the way people view their everyday surroundings.