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Senior Arts Spotlight: Egzon Sadiku
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Senior Arts Spotlight: Egzon Sadiku

Every week, The Mac Weekly sits down with a senior arts major. This week we caught up with studio art and philosophy double major Egzon Sadiku. He hails from Peja, Kosovo. How did you become interested in art? When I first arrived at Macalester, I wanted to just major in philosophy. I wasn’t really interested…

Marlys Mandaville // Studio Art Major
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Marlys Mandaville // Studio Art Major

Every week, The Mac Weekly interviews one senior majoring in an artistic field at Macalester. This week, we spoke with Marlys Mandaville, who is majoring in studio art. How did you come to Macalester? How did I come to Macalester? I kinda wanted to get really far away from home. I’m from Seattle, and then…

Avielle Suria // Studio Art Major
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Avielle Suria // Studio Art Major

Everyweek, The Mac Weekly interviews one senior majoring in an artistic field at Macalester. This week, we spoke with Avielle Suria, who is majoring in studio art. Where are you from originally? I’m from Puerto Rico. And how did you decide to come to Macalester? I heard about Mac through the mass mail that they…

Carina Lei: Studio Art Major
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Carina Lei: Studio Art Major

Every week, the Arts section sits down with a senior majoring in an artistic field at Macalester. This week, we spoke to studio art major and computer science minor Carina Lei, who comes from a suburb outside of Portland, Oregon. When did you start making art? I didn’t come into college thinking I was really…

Anna Van Voorhis: Studio Art Major
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Anna Van Voorhis: Studio Art Major

The Mac Weekly sat down with senior studio art major Anna Van Voorhis in one of the workshops of the new art building to talk about drawing, biking, mobile homes and her journey through the Macalester art department. So, Anna, why don’t you tell me where you’re from? I’m from Mattapoisett, Massachusetts, which is right…

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…

Drew Mintz: Studio Art Major
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Drew Mintz: Studio Art Major

Every week, The Mac Weekly sits down with a senior majoring in an artistic field. This week we spoke with Drew Mintz, a studio art major whose art has been shown all around the Twin Cities. Most notably, he worked at Minnesota Center for Book Arts, a gallery in Minneapolis, and was a part of…

Anna Johnson: Studio Art Major
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Anna Johnson: Studio Art Major

First tell me where you’re from? I’m from St. Paul, Minnesota. I grew up about a mile and a half from Macalester’s campus. And you wanted to stay close to home? I didn’t. I did not apply to Mac out of high school, I went to Lewis and Clark College in Portland, OR. I decided…

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