Journalist Roger Cardinal wrote a book titled “Outsider Art” in 1972, introducing the term to describe art that has an unfiltered, even unrefined quality. While Symonds wouldn’t consider herself an outsider artist due to receiving an art education from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, she said she became disillusioned with academic art and high-end commercial art. Establishing Shoe Bones was a way for Symonds to cultivate a welcoming community that is the antithesis of the strictness of formal art galleries.
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"Koeun Neak ('13 BFA Film/Video) (WTBU news videographer) comes from an illustration and painting background, but graduated from Massachusetts College of Art and Design with a BFA in film/video production. Before BU, Koeun worked at a video production company, where he filmed and edited videos for corporate, nonprofit, and academic clients across North America.
"Rachel Maksy is a woman out of a time machine.
"The soft curls in her hair take inspiration from the 1950s; her wardrobe is a mix of corsets, homemade vests, tea-length skirts and vintage shoes; and she does all of the crafting projects that rocketed her to internet stardom in a small, 1800s-era shed in her back yard.
In July, the [ LGBTQ+ Winter Film Series ] received a mini-grant to support and celebrate filmmakers in the area. The group awarded the grant to Noah Duarte, 22, an Acushnet MassArt student for a short film scheduled to shoot in the Azores.
An exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York documents a brief moment when rogue videographers shot an influential sliver of the music scene, including MassArt grad Merrill Aldighieri.
MassArt recent graduate Noah Duarte plans to travel to the Azores this summer to shoot "The Lonely Doryman," a short film that explores themes of queer identity, loneliness and masculinity and is set against the backdrop of Portugal’s complex traditional values during Salazar's regime. In this photo, Duarte can be seen with film crew members Ali Fernandes (at left) and Christian Kalcic.