Tag Archives: Hilton C. Buley Library Gallery

Holocaust Exhibition


August Pelliccio—Photo Editor In memory of the thousands of individuals killed after their capture and entrapment in the Terezin concentration camp, a collection of artwork and literature reflecting on the Holocaust will remain in Hilton C. Buley Library for the month of April. David Pettigrew, a Judaic studies professor and co-curator of the Holocaust Remembrance Exhibition, said, at the exhibit’s

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Holocaust Memorial Exhibit debuts


August Pelliccio—Photo Editor   Top left: David Pettigrew, professor of Judaic studies and co-curator of the Holocaust Memorial Exhibit, speaks about the Terezin concentration camp at the opening reception for the exhibit of Hilton C. Buley Library’s first floor. Top right: Alexis Simons (left to right), Alana Cotton and Brenda Ross, students, read poetic excerpts from “I Never Saw Another

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Southern supports human expression through art gallery


J’Mari Hughes—Reporter On Wednesday, Feb. 13, the art department held its annual opening reception of the Ceramic Collection in Buley Library and unveiled its new pieces into the collection from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Art professor and gallery director Cort Sierpinski said while some pieces were made local, others are national and international, coming from countries like Mexico, Sweden

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SCSU Ceramic Collection an inspiration for many students


Jessica Guerrucci—Reporter Southern’s ceramic collection features a wide range of artists from across the globe, several different styles of art, and gives students an opportunity to learn. The ceramic exhibition is on display in the art gallery in the basement of Buley Library from Jan. 30 to Mar. 28. Cort Sierpinski, the gallery director and ceramics professor, said the collection

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Art crawl opens as precursor to main event


Josh LaBella – General Assignment Reporter Earl Hall started its yearly art crawl on Wednesday, March 29 to showcase the beautiful work that gets made by Southern artists, said art Professor Mia Brownell.  “We have such fabulous undergraduate creative activity in Earl Hall,” said Brownell, “and we want the Southern community to come see our art.” Brownell said the main

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Buley Gallery exhibits Faculty Art Show


Adrianna Rochester – General Assignment Reporter Sounds of conversations echoes throughout the room as students and faculty members from various disciplines gathered to view artwork created by the faculty members of the Art Department. In their faculty only exhibit—located on the lower level of Buley Library—faculty members were able to submit their own pieces of art for the entire campus

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Student Artist inspiration stems from grandmother’s artistic history


Melissa Nunez – General Assignment Reporter Early on, Lindsay Wargo, senior studio art painting major, said she would watch in awe as her grandmother would draw roses. That admiration spurred her own journey into the arts, as well as her desire to emulate nature. “The first time I remember ever seeing and realizing how amazing art was when I was really young,

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