The Guilfordian

Art on the Quad highlights student talent within the art department

Sophie McDowell showcasing her woodcut print.

Mohamed Togol, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

On a sunny Wednesday, Oct. 9, the Guilford College art department presented Art On The Quad. This annual event showcases the artwork of Guilford students. The event included painting, sewing, ceramics, cardboard tower building and live music. Senior ceramics major Whitley Sink showed Guilford students...

Lederer shares printmaking process with students

Karen Lederer Art Exhibit

Ethan Santana, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

Printmaker and painter Karen Lederer, whose artwork was on display in Hege Library from Jan. 11 to Mar. 1, visited Guilford to meet with students and offer insight into her printmaking process and artistic style from Thursday, Feb. 21 to Friday, Feb. 22. Known for her highly saturated and poetic wor...

Art department prepares for Edge

Janavi Mehta, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018

On Wednesday, Nov. 7, the Guilford Art Department held their general meeting to go over new changes and agenda items with their art students. This meeting, held from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., focused on the new updates about how the Art Department will function under the Guilford Edge calendar. The meeting...

Homecoming art exhibit celebrates Nydorf

Roy Nydorf Hege Library Art Exhibit

Anna Gamez, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018

As part of Guilford’s Homecoming & Family Weekend, the Art Exhibit Opening and Celebration of Roy Nydorf was held in the Bauman Galleries of the 2nd Floor Founders Hall from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Nydorf, professor emeritus of art, joined Guilford’s Art Department in 1978 and taught a range of...

Free Press event draws community together

Free Press Community event

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...

Art enlivens New Garden

April 10, 2015

The art department has created another opportunity to experience Guilford artwork here on campus. Recently, a new art display has been brought to New Garden Hall by Kathryn Shields, head of the art department, and senior art major Kelly Taylor. Both were invited by the Office of Admission to help...

Printmaking Palooza! provides time for alumni and students to connect over art

Printmaking Palooza! provides time for alumni and students to connect over art

Juliet Magoon, Staff Writer

November 7, 2014

French printmaker Odilon Redon once said, “While I recognize the necessity for a basis of observed reality … true art lies in a reality that is felt.” This statement rang true during the Art Department’s “Printmaking Palooza!” Homecoming and Reunion event held on Nov. 1 in the Hege-Cox...