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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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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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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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Preview: Mithila Painting-The Evolution of an Art Form

by Bronte Jagodzinski, Contributing Writer The University of Wisconsin-Madison is extremely fortunate to have the second largest art collection in Wisconsin, the Chazen Art Museum, housed right in the center of our campus. Already home to over 20,000 works, this semester the Chazen welcomes the Mithila Painters Exhibit to the Leslie and Johanna Gerfield Gallery. […]

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A Taste of Asian Fashion

by Alyssa Morrow The start of the semester marks the beginning of the few but extravagant fashion exhibits offered at the Ruth Davis Design Gallery. The gallery opened its doors this past Sunday to tactful critics of South Asian clothing, culture and context. The gallery stimulates all the senses with Asian culture, including soothing ethnic […]

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