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Proenza Schouler
Visual Arts

Proenza's Flat Cadenza

A critique of the increasingly influential designers suggests that youthful vivacity can trump sleek sophistication.

Echelman string sculpture
Visual Arts

Echelman string sculpture

One of Janet Echelman's string sculptures.

Shinique Smith Mural
Visual Arts

Shinique Smith Mural

Shinique Smith's mural "'Seven Moon' Junction" recently opened in Dewey Square Park.

Janet Echelman String Sculpture
Visual Arts

Janet Echelman String Sculpture

Janet Echelman installed her largest sculpture to date at the 2014 TED Conference. "Skies Painted with Unnumbered Sparks" spanned 745 feet across the waterfront in in Vancouver, suspended from skyscrapers.

Echelman string sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting the Town: Boston's Big Art

Public art is getting bigger in Boston. Throughout Beantown, artists are taking to the streets, creating large-scale works that encourage citizens to embrace the city’s public spaces.

Visual Arts

Veteran Photographer Highlights Nepal in CGIS Exhibit

Documentary photographer Kevin Bubriski told the story of Nepal in photos Thursday, explaining how Nepalese culture has evolved since the 1970.

On Campus

Arboreal Art Awes at Arnold Arboretum

“Artists in the Arboretum,” on display at the park’s Hunnewell building through Oct. 19, showcases the work of 27 local artists with personal relationships to the park.

Architecture student pixxxxxxx
Visual Arts

Architecture student pixxxxxxx

Student work produced as part of a studio course offered through Harvard's relatively new architecture studies track.

Kool modelz
Visual Arts

Kool modelz

Models produced by undergraduates for their studio class.

GSD picture
Visual Arts

GSD picture

The undergraduate architecture studies track is a collaboration between the Graduate School of Design and the HAA Department.

GSD picture
Visual Arts

Intelligent Design: Negotiating the Identity of the Architecture Track

Three years ago the new architecture studies track within the HAA Department welcomed its first concentrators. Though the program has faced difficulties related to its somewhat pre-professional nature and its evolving relationship with the GSD, its commitment to providing students with knowledge that transcends technical design augurs a promising future.

InsideOUT
Visual Arts

InsideOUT

Houghton Library unveiled a new exhibit “InsideOUT Contemporary Bindings of Private Press Books,” on Wednesday, Sept. 10. The exhibit illustrates the art of bookbinding in the 21st century and how various artists interpret books to create unique book covers.

InsideOUT
Visual Arts

Houghton Exhibit Digs into Book Binding

The exhibit, which is making its first U.S. appearance at Houghton, features works created by both American and British binders.

David Hilliard
On Campus

Portrait of an Artist: David Hilliard

For Hilliard, who has backgrounds in theater and film, photography has a “magic” related to but unique from that of cinema and stage. His paneled photographs, which show glimpses of human scenes in progress, feel like a spectacle unfolding at the viewer’s pace.

scene-12-years-a-slave
Visual Arts

scene-12-years-a-slave

A scene from Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave."

Echelman string sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting the Town: Boston's Big Art

Boxes
Columns

ISIL is Not the End of the World

Difficulty Defining
Columns

The Difficulty of Defining Difficulty

Reshuffling the Caseload
College

Unloading the Ad Board