ARTS AND EDUCATION NEWS
Hunt '11 Interviews Kana '12 for Punchland
Myles Hunt '11 recently interviewed Visiting Assistant Professor of Art and Architecture Patrick Kana '12 for an article that was published on Punchland, a prominent online magazine with a focus on music and the arts.
The article covers Kana's development as an artist, ranging from his undergraduate experience at HWS to earning a master's from the School for American Crafts at Rochester Institute...
Annual Student Art Exhibit Opens
From silkscreens, photographs and sculpture to works in charcoal, paint and digital media, the annual student art exhibition curated by the Department of Art and Architecture kicked off on April 29 with an opening reception at the Davis Gallery at Houghton House.
Titled "Student Art and Architecture: Studio Work from 2015-2016," this year's exhibition will be on display until Monday, May 16.
Pollack's '55 Collection on Display
Featuring prints, drawings and photographs of the 20th and 21st centuries, "Audubon to Warhol: Two Centuries of American Art on Paper" is on display in the Davis Gallery at Houghton House through April 22. The exhibit was curated by HWS' art interns and showcases the collection of Edward T. Pollack '55.
The exhibit emphasizes movements such as Social Realism and Mid-Century Modernism, and feature...
Record Year for HWS Fulbrights
Hobart and William Smith Colleges have been named among the nation's top colleges and universities with the most recipients of U.S. Fulbright Student Awards. Known for its highly competitive field of applicants, the Fulbright Program is the U.S. government's flagship international educational exchange program.
Seven members of the HWS Classes of 2015 earned a prestigious 2015-2016 Fulbright award...
Colleges Celebrate Gearan Center Opening
On Saturday, Jan. 23, Hobart and William Smith celebrated the grand opening of the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts, an extraordinary 65,000-square-foot facility that brings together music, dance, theatre and media and society in a unified academic space for the first time in HWS history.
"The performing arts have long been a vital part of the liberal arts education available at Hobart and W...