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NAR Journal #13: Re:CONSTRUCT

NAR Journal #13: Re:CONSTRUCT

It’s here! NAR’s Fall Journal Re:CONSTRUCT responds to the world we create. Dive in and redefine!

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Campus

Ramen & Renoir: The Art of Living in College

Ramen & Renoir: The Art of Living in College

Attention, all you sleep-deprived zombie-students hurriedly scrolling through Facebook while in line at Norbucks, anticipating your sacred cinnamon-sprinkled Pumpkin Spice Latte before Russian Lit. Attention, all you strung-out stress cases, spending your days wandering the halls of Tech with forlorn expressions, lost in an abstract world of chemistry and chaos […]

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World

Moving Images Focus on Endless Time

Moving Images Focus on Endless Time

Who doesn’t feel rushed through life nowadays? Especially those of us who are a part of the media-focused, instant-gratification, plugged-in generation currently racing their way through the non-stop life of a college student (AKA, yours truly); Let’s be honest, it’s exhausting. Evidently, a lot of artists feel this way too. […]

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NAR

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – NAR FALL JOURNAL

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – NAR FALL JOURNAL

NORTHWESTERN ART REVIEW *******DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 27th****** Call for Fall Journal Submissions Northwestern Art Review is thrilled to announce a call for submissions for its thirteenth biannual issue. NAR is NU’s hub to create, examine and discuss the visual arts, so let’s get the conversation going. The Fall 2014 edition of Northwestern Art […]

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Journal

NAR Journal #12: Art in the Time of War

NAR Journal #12: Art in the Time of War

In this issue, NAR attempts to make sense of the violence, ideological conflict, and political turmoil of war through the art that depicts and preserves historical wartime sentiments. Enjoy!

by × June 10, 2014 × 0 comments

Chicago

John John’s Negro Clocks

John John’s Negro Clocks

Time has passed, but racism has not. Handyman and conceptual artist John Seubert, who goes by John John, pasted photographs, games, magazine and newspaper clippings of African-American people and symbols on different types of clocks in a body of artwork called “Negro Clocks.”  These interactive clocks portray themes of race, […]

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Chicago

Socially engaged art: The curation of society?

Socially engaged art: The curation of society?

“We’ve become messier as an institution in that the insides of the museum have come to more reflect the outside world.” – Heidi Reitmaier, Director of Education at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA) On April 26 the MCA hosted a day-long symposium entitled, “Out There: Contemporary Practice, Art, […]

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Campus

Photo by Claire Kissinger

Hey Northwestern, Where’s the Street Art?

I’ve been a fan of our campus’s street art since freshman year. In fact, I had a personal project planned to document the various works according to their artists around campus this spring. Much to my dismay however, upon returning to campus after spring break I found most of these […]

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Campus

NAR TAKES DILLO DAY

NAR TAKES DILLO DAY

Want your art on the Lakefill come DILLO DAY? Yes you do, and so do Northwestern Art Review & Mayfest! Submit your artwork and/or propose ideas for the chance to have your work shared with a crowd of 10,000. For the first time ever, Dillo Day will have a student-created, […]

by × April 29, 2014 × 0 comments