Posts tagged with “Exhibitions” (All posts)
- October 21, 2014
While in the Weitz Center with time to kill, I saw an advertisement for Always Lost: A Meditation on War, an exhibition combining photography and personal reflections on war organized by Western Nevada College. I decided to drop in. War is, after all, a fascinating subject regardless of the discipline through which you view it.
- October 15, 2014
Upon walking into Ken Tape’s Then and Now: The Changing Arctic Landscape, it is difficult to determine if you are entering a science or art exhibition.
- October 9, 2014
Miguel Brieva’s Welcome to the World exhibition of satirical cartoons on the 4th floor of Gould Library is a thought-provoking cocktail of cutting humor, social and existential meditations, and political commentary, complete with full, vibrant colors. Brieva, a Spanish artist and cartoonist, combines eye-catching imagery with pointed dialogue and descriptions in this darkly comical exhibit.
- October 7, 2014
A nationally touring arts and humanities exhibition, ALWAYS LOST opens October 13th at 7:30 p.m. in the Weitz Center. The opening event will feature a reading by author Jay Moad. In the words of Gertrude Stein: "War is never fatal, but it is always lost. Always lost."
- April 22, 2014Senior Studio Art and Chemistry double-major Soon Kai Poh curated a display of four Japanese prints to hang in the Weitz space as part of his campus work in the Carleton art collection. Soon Kai chose four prints that represent different genres, time periods, and approaches to printing within the Japanese woodblock tradition. “We have such a great collection that not very many people get the chance to see,” he said, explaining that he hoped to showcase Carleton’s sizable collection of Japanese prints in his selected works. Check out Soon Kai’s picks on the 2nd floor landing of the Weitz Center for Creativity.
- April 8, 2014
Minneapolis artist Shambroom offers large photographic landscapes of U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve sites. Look above the cafe!