The Buchtelite

Adrea Modica signs books for admirers of her art.

Nationally-exhibited photographer lectures at Akron Art Museum

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...

Visiting artists mentor UA students

October 17, 2011
Last week, the Myers School of Art was visited by not one, but two professional artists.

There is a wolf in the gallery!

September 22, 2011
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 the gallery. How was this not a sculpture show? Peeking further in past the workers, one could see a large piece that stretched across the whole wall of the lower atrium that was undoubtedly a printmaking piece. The supposed “contemporary photography” show almost appeared to be, instead, a strange juxtaposition of other art mediums.
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