Category Archives: KAP CAS

March 17

THE HIGH: DANIEL ARSHAM: HOURGLASS

This exhibition continues artist Daniel Arsham’s (American, born 1980) ongoing project Fictional Archaeologies, in which he creates replicas of everyday objects—such as basketballs and cameras—in precious and semi-precious stones. The objects become fossils, remnants of our present seen through the eyes of a future researcher. Hourglass comprises three related, site-specific installations, each infused with mythology and striking […]

March 17

THE HIGH: RISING UP: HALE WOODRUFF MURALS AT TALLADEGA COLLEGE

Rising Up: Hale Woodruff’s Murals at Talladega College In 1938 Atlanta-based artist Hale Woodruff was commissioned to paint a series of murals for Talladega College, Alabama, one of the first colleges established for blacks in the United States. Installed in the institution’s newly constructed Savery Library, the six murals portray noteworthy events in the rise of […]

January 20

FINDING YOUR PASSION PRESENTATION

Mr. Simons and Mr. Gillett wanted me to share my AT&T video with my classmates.  Instead of showing the video, I spoke to my classmates about Finding Your Passion which is the theme of our 7th Grade Year.  Since I was lucky enough to find my passion when I was so young and have been […]

January 20

FINDING AND PURSUING YOUR PASSION

November 11

THE HIGH: THOMAS STRUTH: NATURE & POLITICS

The High will be the first museum in the United States to present a new body of work by German photographer Thomas Struth with this major touring exhibition, which will feature more than 30 works by the renowned artist. Struth is celebrated for his innovations with large-scale color photography, which span fields of interest such […]

November 11

THE HIGH: ARBUS, AVEDON & WINOGRAND: PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE COLLECTION

Diane Arbus, Richard Avedon, and Garry Winogrand were innovative photographers of the American social scene in the 1960s and ’70s. All three supported themselves through New York City’s burgeoning print industries in advertising, fashion, and journalism. The breadth of editorial assignments allowed them to plumb personal interests and build distinct, stylistically coherent bodies of work. […]

October 14

THE HIGH: GORDON BAILEY

A Cut Above presents the varied approaches of a group of artists to a common material. From discarded or inexpensive manufactured board to naturally occurring branches, roots, and stumps, wood is widely available to artists without access to or interest in traditional art supplies or schools. Some sculptors are uniquely receptive to how the natural properties […]