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Innerbloom: Exploring Silence
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Innerbloom: Exploring Silence

Innerbloom is a weekly series dedicated to creating an artistic dialogue around our mutual connections with nature. The series is submission-based, and seeks to bring a diversity of artistic voices to reflect on the ways we shape nature and nature shapes us. Each week, I introduce a theme that pertains to the overarching concepts of…

Meet a Mac artist: Maja Bendtsen
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Meet a Mac artist: Maja Bendtsen

Every week, The Mac Weekly sits down with an arts major. This week we caught up with studio art and religious studies double major Maja Bendtsen. She hails from Aarhus, Denmark. What kinds of art do you make? Since coming to Macalester, I’ve worked with most mediums except printmaking and photography. I really like all…

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Spring Sampler 2016

In the last month, familiar spaces on campus have accommodated more than just the regular campus community. Approximately 575 prospective first years (PFs) and their families visited during the Spring Samplers. They had the opportunity to tour the campus, attend student panels, sit in on classes and meet professors.

Senior Arts spotlight: Simon Koda
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Senior Arts spotlight: Simon Koda

Every week, The Mac Weekly sits down with a senior arts major. This week we caught up with studio art major Simon Koda. He hails from Leelanau County, Michigan. How did you become interested in art? In eighth grade, I got really into photography through taking skateboarding photos. I started learning how to use darkroom…

Senior Arts Profile: Hao Guo
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Senior Arts Profile: Hao Guo

Every week, The Mac Weekly sits down with a senior majoring in art. This week, we caught up with Hao Guo, who hails from Beijing, China. We talked studying art in Paris, singing in Scotch Tape and getting involved with the Twin Cities arts community. What kinds of art do you do? Mostly photography, but…

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Grand Central Photography Show // Review

My friend Rachel and I randomly decided to go to Grand Central this Saturday afternoon to chat and do homework. When we arrived, we were informed that we had to sit in the front section of the restaurant, as an event would be happening later that evening. The typically crowded back section of the restaurant…

Show: CampCamera
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Show: CampCamera

This Friday the spring gallery show for CampCAMERA will open showcasing a semester of collaboration between Macalester students and YouthCARE, an after-school photography program. YouthCARE (Youth for Cultural Appreciation and Racial Equality) is a nonprofit based in Minneapolis working with Twin Cities residents ages 7 to 18 years old. The event will feature pictures from…