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Professor of Art Ted Aub works on a model of famed local bassist Scott LaFaro, which will serve as reference for a full-scale sculpture, to be cast in bronze.  Geneva City council recently named April 3 'Scott LaFaro Day' in honor of his legacy.
Published April 24th, 2018 by

Professor of Art and Architecture Ted Aub, who holds the Class of 1964 Endowed Professorship, is an internationally recognized sculptor who has been awarded numerous public sculpture commissions in the…

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Michael Bogin, Professor of Art and Architecture, Art 105, Color and Composition.  Today the class was doing preliminary work on seeing and creating measured color interactions. Thomas Reny '18
Published April 20th, 2018 by

A gift of $200,000 from Hobart and William Smith Colleges Trustee Katherine D. Elliott ’66, L.H.D. ’08 will support a breadth of faculty proposals, from innovation within the curriculum to professional…

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Published February 21st, 2018 by

Blue green algae (BGA) and macrophytes (rooted plants) are becoming a toxic problem for those living near the Finger Lakes, but the work of Serena Bradt ’18 and other students…

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Published February 12th, 2018 by

Harry W. “Hunk” Anderson ’49, LL.D. ’67, who cofounded the food service company Saga while studying at Hobart and William Smith and was renowned as a collector of modern art,…

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Published January 26th, 2018 by

Four paintings by alumnus and renowned artist Donald Resnick ’49 have been installed in the Scandling Campus Center’s new common room. Celebrated for his vibrant scenes depicting the natural beauty of…

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Published January 26th, 2018 by

To kick off the 2018 semester, the Davis Gallery at Houghton House will unfold two of its newest exhibitions, “Sacred Thunder” by Barry Darling and an installation by Stephen Reber.…

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Published December 21st, 2017 by

Professor of Art and Architecture Nick Ruth received a Juror’s Choice Award for his monoprint and colored pencil print “Gathering,” during the 2017 Louisiana International Printmaking Exhibition. “Gathering” was one…

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Published December 21st, 2017 by

The Davis Gallery at Houghton House expands its collection with new Chicano art acquired through the scholarship and effort of Dylan Bennett ’19, Sarah MacKechnie ’19, Tiffani Pan ’19 and…

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Suzette McAvoy ’80 is featured in The Mainers, a website that highlights “people working creatively and living thoughtfully in Maine.” As the executive director and chief curator of the Center…

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Published October 12th, 2017 by

As an architectural studies and art history double major, Lucas Mischler ’20 split his summer completing two internships that suited his interests in architectural design and the fine arts. Mischler…

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