Posts Tagged: Northeastern University

Artists and Artisans: Uneven reception of craft within contemporary art

This week’s contributing writer, Nikhil Phatak, is a fourth year undergraduate student at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts pursuing a combined BS in Computer Engineering and Computer Science. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual… Read more »

A Colorful Statement on the Preservation of Biodiversity

View of the colorful facade of the Biomuseo in Panama

This week’s contributing author, Adela Eskenazi, is from Panama City, Panama. She is a fifth-year undergraduate student at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts pursuing a BS in Architecture. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual… Read more »

Commissioning Hope, Curating Awareness

View of Human Impact: Stories of the Opioid Epidemic at the Fuller Craft Museum from the entrance to the exhibit. From left to right, Deborah Baronas’s Beyond Stereotype, John Christian Anderson’s Sacrificial Lamb, Jodi Colella’s Once Was (Remembrance), Steve Loar’s Collateral Damage, and Jessica Skultety’s Unsaid are visible.

Anton Repnikov is a senior undergraduate student at Northeastern University, pursuing a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and Physics. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence at Northeastern University. This interdisciplinary course combines the powers… Read more »

Beverly Pepper: Reframing the Narrative

Students are visible walking through the hallway behind Beverly Pepper’s Trinity, 1971, which sits on the lawn between MIT Buildings 16 and 26.

This week’s contributing author, Devin Raynor, is a second-year undergraduate student at Northeastern University, pursuing a BFA in Design. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence at Northeastern University. This interdisciplinary course combines the… Read more »

Decaying Artwork Finds New Life

Pineapple, cabbage, lemon and other produce sit on top of natural wood plinths, evenly spaced in a white gallery

This week’s contributing author, Natalie Reeder, is an undergraduate student at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts pursuing a combined BA and MA in International Affairs & Spanish.  VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence… Read more »

Tony Cokes: How Presentational Variance Affects Viewers

This week’s contributing author, Tess MacCurdy, is a fourth year Northeastern University student, studying Communication Studies and Sociology. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2020 Honors Seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence at Northeastern University. This interdisciplinary course combines the powers… Read more »

Kusama is Calling: A Reflection on Art in the Age of Social Media

Yayoi Kusama, Love is Calling

This week’s contributing author, Alexa Portigal, is an undergraduate student at Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts pursuing a BA combined major in Cultural Anthropology & Art History with a Minor in Global Fashion Studies. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Fall 2019… Read more »

Uncamouflaged, Unconcealed

Farah Al Qasimi

This week’s contributing writer, Becca Montante, is a third-year undergraduate student at Northeastern University, pursuing a BLA in Landscape Architecture. She loves making and looking at art. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Fall 2019 upper-level seminar, Contemporary Art and its Publics…. Read more »

Longevity of Public Artworks: An Interview with Curator Yuri Stone

This week’s contributing author, Bianca Rabbie, is a fourth year undergraduate student at Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts pursuing a BS in Architecture.  VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2019 Honors seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence at Northeastern University. This interdisciplinary course… Read more »

When Art Dies

Tara Donovan, VoCA, When Art Dies, The Art of Visual Intelligence

This week’s contributing blogger, Tyler Wu, is an undergraduate student from Northeastern University’s D’Amore McKim School of Business with a focus on Finance with a Minor in Computer Science. His interests in the arts lie in the valuation of contemporary art and art markets. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor… Read more »

Nowhere and Everywhere at the Same Time

VoCA, William Forsythe, The Art of Visual Intelligence

This week’s contributing blogger, Joric Barber, is a fifth year undergraduate student at Northeastern University studying Architecture. VoCA is pleased to present this blog post in conjunction with Associate Professor of Contemporary Art History, Gloria Sutton’s Spring 2019 Honors seminar, The Art of Visual Intelligence at Northeastern University. This interdisciplinary course combines the powers of observation (formal… Read more »

Preserving Artist Intent Through Curation

Kapwani Kiwanga: Safe Passage, MIT List Visual Art Center, VoCA

Isabella Cura is a graduating senior at Northeastern University, majoring in marketing and graphic design. She has worked as a co-curator for spark, Northeastern’s contemporary art collective, and is currently working as a graphic designer for Northeastern’s Artistry Magazine while she pursues a full-time career in marketing analytics after graduation. She is passionate about bringing… Read more »