The Guilfordian

Art exhibit showcases black community

Art exhibit showcases black community

Kathryn Hurst, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

“A Different World: Artwork From Guilford’s Black Community” debuted with an opening reception in the Founders Hall Galleries from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 7. Curated by Assistant Professor of Art Antoine Williams, the exhibit saw a large turnout of Guilford students, faculty and staff...

Guilford’s art faculty talks building a career in the field, their own work and struggles

Guilford’s art faculty talks building a career in the field, their own work and struggles

Praveena Somasundaram, Features Editor

February 9, 2018

From creating a body of work to the importance of social networks, Guilford College’s art faculty discussed the various aspects of a successful art career with the community. The discussion took place in the Hege Library Art Gallery on Wednesday, Jan. 31. With the current showing of the Guilford...

Free Press event draws community together

Free Press event draws community together

Yunah Kim, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

A wide array of pastel-colored t-shirts, stencils, carving tools and stamps filled tables in Hege-Cox Hall, where Guilford College’s Free Press event was held. The art department hosted Free Press as an open house on Friday, Oct. 27, from 12:30p.m. to 3:30p.m. Guilford students, faculty, staff and...

Antoine Williams collaborates with Renzo Ortega to create art exhibit for community

Antoine Williams collaborates with Renzo Ortega to create art exhibit for community

Tanetta Kelley, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017

“Looking at the world from (the perspective of) a black, heterosexual, southern-raised male is the inspiration for these pieces,” said Antoine Williams about the pieces in his new collaborative art exhibit, “Two Artists | One Space.” Williams, an assistant professor for art at Guilford College,...