This week we went to the Japanese garden on campus to do our art activity. I have been to the garden once or twice before but that was several years ago. I’ve been meaning to go back since I’ve been going to school, but I never got around to it until now. For this week’s […]Read more "Week 14 – Art Activity"
This week I spoke with Zavion Brown. He told me that he is a second year and hasn’t decided on a major yet. We met at the Japanese garden and decided to sit together. He told me that he lives in Riverside but doesn’t dorm here. I told him that my major is electrical engineering […]Read more "Week 14 – Classmate Conversation"
For this week’s classmate conversation I spoke with Jeremy McCoy. We met at the galleries and decided to go through them together. Jeremy told me that this is his first year of college and is studying information systems which he told me is basically managing data security. He says that his favorite hobbies include video […]Read more "Week 13 – Classmate Conversation"
For this week’s artist conversation I decided to write about Selvatica by Lauren Lopez. I found this exhibit interesting for many reasons, but I was most intrigued by her choice in colors. Lauren chose the title Selvatica because it means wild, which is a running theme throughout her exhibit. Her works are all based on […]Read more "Week 13 – Artist Conversation"
This week’s assignment was pretty interesting. We were told to go one night without using any electrical devices. I chose Thursday night for this. As someone who lives in a modern society, it’s really strange to withhold from using electronics. We use them all the time without even thinking about it. This makes it especially […]Read more "Week 12 – Ethnography"
For this week’s artist conversation, I chose to talk about the gallery by Patrick Williams. There were a lot of really well done galleries this week so it was hard to choose what to write about. This gallery really caught my attention, however, so I chose to write about this one. I felt that it’s use […]Read more "Week 12 – Artist Conversation"
This week I chose to do my artist conversation on the gallery by Nichole Borgo. Nichole’s art is done entirely on ceramic bricks. Her art usually consists of faces or hand gestures. I feel like the whole exhibit has a very clean, modern look, which in this instance really appealed to me. I think it’s […]Read more "Week 11 – Artist Conversation"