EMERGENCE: Smail Gallery Exhibit by Macalester Graduate Karina Li
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EMERGENCE: Smail Gallery Exhibit by Macalester Graduate Karina Li

As you walk into Smail Gallery in Olin Rice, you may have noticed, on your right, a beautiful and compelling exhibition by recent Macalester graduate Karina Li ’14. Last year, professor Mark Davis asked Karina Li, a biology major and artist, to create an exhibition for the gallery—a place where art and science can coalesce….

In the Heart of the Beast: MayDay Parade
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In the Heart of the Beast: MayDay Parade

As you push through the bright green doors on the corner of Lake Street and Bloomington, you enter a fantastical world of mythical creatures of the earth, of bees and monarch butterflies with wings more than double your height and of enormous heads of the insects that in reality you could only see under a…

Julia Sillen// Studio Art Major
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Julia Sillen// Studio Art Major

Each week, The Mac Weekly interviews one senior majoring in an artistic field. This week, I had the opportunity to meet with Julia Sillen, who is in the midst of completing a series of self-portraits for the upcoming senior show. So Julia, where are you from? I am originally from Cape Town, South Africa and…

Jim Hodges “Give More Than You Take” at The Walker
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Jim Hodges “Give More Than You Take” at The Walker

If you are in search of an inspiring, meaningful and emotional visual journey, look no further than “Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take,” featured at the Walker Art Center until May 11. The exhibit, which displays 75 of his pieces, is a comprehensive collection of Hodges’ work from 1987 to the present. It includes…