Kicking off Black History Month with ‘The Black Experience in Design’

The Hive ushered in Black History Month with The Black Experience in Design. Spotlighting black educators, artists, and designers, the panel opened up a conversation about how Black experiences have been ignored, and how students can use design to visualize Black futures.

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Benton’s ‘Salon Series’ offers a new perspective on art education and the curatorial process

Pomona College’s Benton Museum hosted a salon titled “Cut for Time: Curating and Other Editorial Processes,” which was designed for Benton’s monthly “Salon Series.” The series, which was hosted by Solomon Salim Moore, featured artwork that had never been included in the exhibition.

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Recontextualizing the ordinary: Claremont Graduate University’s fine arts program presents second year show ‘Witness’

On Oct. 11th, the CGU MFA program’s second-year showcase titled “Witness” opened to all members of the 7Cs and beyond. The show was organized by 10 students as a part of completing their two year Master of Fine Arts curriculum.

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‘Gathering different sounds and stories’: CMC student Kyra Variyava’s summer of travel and music

After spending the summer visiting 10 European cities as inspiration for her E.P. album, “Sonic Skyline,” Kyra Varivaya CM ’25 understands how music serves as an outlet to tell stories of the world through her experiences.

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