• Music and Geometry

    Music and Geometry

    Clay Hamilton, 16 Nov 2015

    A showpiece of outdoor sculpture: Going Around the Corner with X, created and donated by world-renowned artist Fletcher Benton. Its new permanent home is outside the de Saisset Museum.

    Fall 2015

  • Twenty Seconds in the Sun

    Twenty Seconds in the Sun

    Grace Ogihara ’16, 16 Nov 2015

    What do you get when you make a sandwich of paper, chemicals, and plant life—and leave it out in the sun? A blue print of nature. Explore our gallery.

    Fall 2015

  • El Creativo

    El Creativo

    Leah Gonzalez ’14, 16 Nov 2015

    Tackling racism, bullying, pollution, and homelessness through art. The Creative Project/El Creativo looks for solutions at the community level. And it’s backed by a prestigious grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

    Fall 2015

  • Art Start

    Art Start

    SCM Staff, 1 Jul 2015

    Construction on the lovely and state-of-the-art Edward M. Dowd Art and Art History Building has begun.

  • Art and Entropy

    Art and Entropy

    Grace Ogihara, 1 Jul 2015

    Art and entropy and curating a show from a world-class collection of contemporary sculptors, painters, and multimedia visionaries—sounds like nice work if you can get it, right? Those are the stars that aligned for students under Tobias Wofford, an assistant professor of art history, for the exhibition Interrupting Entropy: Selections from the Betlach Collection.

  • Lessons from the field

    Lessons from the field

    Reinhard Cate '07, 15 Apr 2014

    Taut and tranquil moments in Afghanistan—an essay in words and images.

    Spring 2014

  • Transforming fear into hope

    Transforming fear into hope

    Danae Stahlnecker '15, 15 Apr 2014

    Artist Lin Evola ’75 uses decommissioned weapons—including nuclear missiles—to shape images of peace such as 1962, No. 2.

    Spring 2014

  • The music of geometry

    The music of geometry

    Lindsey Kouvaris '02 and Clay Hamilton, 20 Aug 2013

    A new exhibit at the de Saisset Museum explores the workspace and methods of renowned sculptor Fletcher Benton.

  • The test of the search

    The test of the search

    Lindsey Kouvaris '02 and Clay Hamilton, 9 May 2013

    For photographer Wynn Bullock, the journey was all about the search. And a new exhibit at the de Saisset museum explores his travels.

  • The mystery of the side chapel saint

    The mystery of the side chapel saint

    Clay Hamilton, 21 Feb 2013

    The restoration of a Mission-era painting reveals more than subtle colors and artistic workmanship—it also uncovers a decades-old case of mistaken identity. 

    Winter 2013