Tag: Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center

Temporary art studios now empty, undergoing transformations: Alternative facilities posed unusual challenges to student work, teaching
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Temporary art studios now empty, undergoing transformations: Alternative facilities posed unusual challenges to student work, teaching

Now that the reimagined Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center has opened, the temporary spaces that housed the art department during construction are empty and undergoing transformations. During the duration of construction, the Art Department was scattered across campus. Photo and design classes were held in the old clinic at 45 Snelling, painting in the Turck…

Concert Preview: Imogen Cooper plays Schubert
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Concert Preview: Imogen Cooper plays Schubert

Mark Mazullo, a music professor at Macalester specializing in piano, has presumably been to a lot concerts. So it’s high praise when he calls the last time he saw Imogen Cooper perform “far-and-away the best one I’ve ever heard.” “She is a magician!” he wrote in an email from his sabbatical in Berlin. The magic…

Sidewalk reopens, art building slated for January completion
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Sidewalk reopens, art building slated for January completion

The sidewalk in front of the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center opened briefly on Monday and has remained fully open since Tuesday. The open pathway, now full of students, is a sign of the progress made on continuing construction at Janet Wallace during the summer. The renovation is on schedule and will be finished during…