The Buchtelite

Nationally-exhibited photographer lectures at Akron Art Museum

Adrea Modica signs books for admirers of her art.

By Celeste Houmard, Writer

February 8, 2016

“I live for photographing and its ability to transform what is in front of us,” said Andrea Modica, a nationally-exhibited photographer. On Feb. 4, Andrea Modica visited the Akron Art Museum to talk on behalf of the Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell Lecture series about her experiences with photography...

Visiting artists mentor UA students

October 17, 2011

By: Maggie Duff Last week, the Myers School of Art was visited by not one, but two professional artists. Sean Morrissey recently received his MFA in studio art from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is now continuing his printmaking work in Pittsburgh, Pa. Jen Davis, a photographer, received her MFA ...

There is a wolf in the gallery!

September 22, 2011

By: Margaret Duff This is what students heard murmured through Folk Hall last week, as the gallery was being prepared up for the new contemporary photography show. One could have been sure that this was not a photography show; a full-sized, stuffed wolf was indeed standing alert in the middle of th...