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Alum’s swastika sculpture benched from ArtStreet extravaganza

The wooden swastika-shaped bench painted with red, white and blue stripes was displayed at the abandoned warehouse on First Avenue — the location of ArtStreet — before being removed by the event coordinators.
(Photo courtesy of Heston Hurley)

Vu Chau

February 7, 2017

When artist Heston Hurley arrived at the abandoned warehouse on First Avenue to attend to his swastika-shaped bench installed for the pop-up ArtStreet exhibit on Friday, he was asked to leave by an event coordinator. Hurley said a woman working with ArtStreet, who he ended up in a heated exchange w...

Art club members choose to reveal own identities in new exhibit

A painting entitled

Marissa Murcko

November 22, 2016

The University Union Art Gallery is currently showcasing its final exhibit of the semester, which entitles “Revealing Identity”  —a group collaboration between students and members of Sacramento State’s art club, “Form.” Rebecca Voorhees, design, identity and studio manager of the Uni...

Graduate student’s exhibit features cement, stockings hanging from ceilings

One of second year graduate student Bailey Anderson's four unnamed art pieces in her Advancement to Candidacy show's reception at the Robert Else Gallery, Thursday, Oct. 13.
(Photo by Lanea Florence)

Lanea Florence

October 15, 2016

Stockings and cement may sound like two things that can never go together, but they became the center of attention at the reception of a gallery show by second year graduate student Bailey Anderson Thursday night in the Robert Else Gallery. The pieces were part of Anderson’s Advancement to Candidacy sh...

Student uses recycled material for art

Ruth Williams

March 16, 2015

"Free" is the word that senior art major Julia Kropinova used to describe her art at the reception for Recycled Art in the Witt Gallery of Kadema Hall on Wednesday, March 11.Kropinova said her art describes who she is and when creating pieces, she does not like to feel trapped."I have so much creative ...