After 25 years of the World Wide Web it has become commonplace that our life also happens in digital communication spaces. But unease spreads in this digital life.
Month: August 2017
Professor Jon Rubin and Lenka Clayton’s “…circle through New York” featured in Art in America
Commissioned by the Guggenheim Museum, “…circle through New York” took six venues located around a circular path in New York City and rotated important items to each venue among the spaces.
Undergrads Zach Rispoli and Luca Damasco Launch Wick
With support from the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry, students developed Wick, a free, online, open-source alternative to Flash for the modern web.
MFA Coordinator Julie Azzam reviewed “The Red-Haired Woman” by Orhan Pamuk for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
‘The Red-Haired Woman’ is a beautifully written parable, a thoughtful consideration of Western and Eastern myths of fathers and sons, and the limits of free will.
CMU Wins NEH Grant for Advanced Computer Analysis of Teenie Harris Archive
A new collaboration between CMU’s Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry and CMoA aims to identify, annotate, and organize visually distinctive features through the use of advanced machine learning and computer vision techniques.
Announcing the 2017 Fall Visiting Artist Lecture Series
Featuring Ian Cheng, Erin Markey, Shannon Ebner, Malik Gaines, Erin Cosgrove, Angela Dufresne, and Sarah Oppenheimer.
The School of Art Condemns Hate and Stands for Diversity
Following the expressions of white supremacist, anti-Semitic, and homophobic hatred and violence that emerged over the weekend in Charlottesville, it is important for the School of Art to restate its values and make clear those of the university.
Professor Carson Exhibits in “Causing A Scene” at the Miller Gallery
Professor John Carson’s work is part of the exhibition “Causing a Scene” on view at the Miller Gallery August 10 through September 3.
John Currin BFA ’84 Commissioned to Paint Cover of Vogue September Issue
A painted portrait of Jennifer Lawrence is one of four different cover images commissioned by Vogue for its September issue, marking the magazine’s 125th anniversary.
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