Tag Archives: Art

two men stand in photo that also has a ripped photo of army in front

Reflections on Identity

The Weeks Gallery is offering a new exhibition, “Reflections on Identity,” showcasing artworks from photographers of color: Aitina Fareed-Cooke of Get Fokus’d Productions in Buffalo, Tau Battice of Harlem, Nicole…

tunnel in Robideau's art in which viewers can physically crawl in a mock underground passageway

Patrick Robideau’s “Hidden Room”

Going into an art gallery, you expect to see pieces of art hung on the gallery wall in a perfect, linear pattern. In the current exhibition entitled “Hidden Room,” the…

small foundation drawing

Foundation Drawing At Weeks Gallery

Three artists use their foundational drawing skills to render breathtaking images in Foundation Drawing on view in the Weeks Gallery through spring break. Minneapolis-based artist Melissa Cooke offers a trifecta…

Church in Scotland

School in Dundee, Scotland

I just finished my second week of classes here at the University of Dundee in Dundee, Scotland. It’s hard to believe how fast the time is going by. Classes are…

In Our Own Skin

The Weeks Gallery has a new exhibition In Our Own Skin, featuring phenomenal pieces by artists Stacey Davidson and Jenny Schmid. On the walls of the gallery you will see…

image from veterans book project

Turning War into Art: The Veterans Book Project

“When our country deploys its military, we are all participants.”   Writing from the Weeks Gallery, the current exhibition on display is gaining a lot of attention. Veterans Book Project by…

Alberto Rey's trout painting

The Devil’s in the Details – Alberto Rey at the Weeks Gallery

For my first post as a blogger for Jamestown Community College, I would like to focus on a place where as a JCC student I invest a lot of my…

Teto completes his art installation

The Art of Conversation with Teto Elsiddique

Perhaps you have seen a giant pink splotch of paint on the wall outside of the Student Union. At first, you may have wondered why someone would desecrate such a…

statue of a head with multiple faces in the JCC Weeks Gallery

My Case for Art

What makes art GOOD? Could it be the medium? Is it the style? Is it the ubiquitous (or at least general) agreement that something is tasteful or artsy? Here is…

A Little on the Creative Side

Nestled in the Cyber Café, residents of the Hillside Suites were able to showcase their artistic abilities on December 10th at the first Hillside Art Exhibition. More than ten artists…