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Café Review: Bradbury’s

by Sage Conrad, Contributing Writer I happened upon Bradbury’s soon after moving to Madison and it became a fast favorite. The café lies across from the Children’s Museum on the outer loop that makes it a convenient ten-minute bike ride from most places on campus, with the perk of retreating from the class-to-class hustle and […]

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Spotlight On: ATA

Flipping through the latest issue of Vogue, sipping a Starbucks nonfat vanilla latte and gabbing about fashion was the stereotype associated with the student organization, TASA (Textile and Apparel Student Association). TASA was the student org associated with the TAD (Textile and Apparel Design) major and provided events pertaining to fashion and design. Many members […]

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Café Review: Indie Coffee

by Marissa Monet, Fashion Writer Indie Coffee, located on Regent Street, might be a little south of the trek most students make to class, but don’t let that be an excuse not to visit. With a bright atmosphere, live music, and great coffee, Indie Coffee is worth the small detour. The first thing any coffeehouse-lover […]

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Review: In a New Light

by Erin O’Brien, Contributing “For me photography is a way that I can express my emotions to the world in a way that other people can’t.” The In A New Light exhibit at the Overture Center for the Arts exhibited just that; express the emotions that the troubled teens of the Northwest Passage program captured […]

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Review: Mithila Painting-The Evolution of an Art Form

by Bronte Jagodzinski, Contributing Writer While I enjoyed Mithila Painting: The Evolution of an Art Form at the Chazen Museum as a whole, the exhibit for me personally felt a bit repetitive. The exhibit contains forty different pieces, all of similar style. As I looked at the many pieces, I found it easy to stare […]

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Living Art

by Jenna Wroblewski, Contributing Wrtier The Overture Center for the Arts hosted a live art performance from Madison Contemporary Vision Dance Company on Saturday, September 21st and Sunday September 22nd. Lights, costumes and expressive dancing came together to create a recital that was almost surreal. Depictions of artwork from the applauded artists Edgar Degas, Salvador […]

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Stacked: A Madison Public Library Soiree

by Alyssa Morrow, Contributing Writer While walking around the corner to the entrance of the new public library on Fairchild and Mifflin Street, I had to push past the hundreds of people standing in the rain, waiting to get into Stacked. The event finally signaled the grand opening of this new library, but could any […]

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Preview: Living Art

by Jenna Wroblewski, Contributing Writer This weekend at the Overture Center for the Arts, Madison Contemporary Vision Dance brings the community a compilation of expressive dance pieces inspired by works of art from Georgia O’Keefe, Edgar Degas, Salvador Dali and Gustav Klimt. Original movement and dynamic costuming coupled with intermedia brings a performance connecting visual […]

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Café Review: Johnson Public House

by Barbara Gonzalez, Contributing Writer This past week I was fortunate enough to discover the introvert’s ultimate paradise on East Johnson Street: Johnson Public House. This café is located a convenient ten minute bus ride away from campus, close enough to be a quick get away, but far enough that you won’t run into anyone […]

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Preview: In a New Light

by Erin O’Brien, Contributing Writer The Overture Center for the Arts is hosting a photographic exhibit called “In A New Light”. “In A New Light” is a therapeutic, nature photography program carried out by children at Northwest Passage, a treatment facility for children with mental illness and behavioral disorders in Wisconsin. The participating children were […]

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