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Universal Tools at MassArt include the Digital Fabrication Labs, Documentation Room, Installation Room, Lighting Installation Room, Public Spaces, Sound Studio and Woodshop

Universal Tools

MassArt has universal tools and resources that are open to all undergraduate and graduate students at the College, regardless of major. These facilities include the Digital Fabrication Labs (Fablabs) - which include tools for 3D Printing, 3D Scanning, Laser cutting, and a PCLab for 3D modeling; a Documentation Room; an Installation Room; a Lighting Installation Room; Public Spaces; Sound Studio; and Woodshop.

In the Seaport, an Artist’s ‘Mock’ Triple-decker Nails Boston Housing Policy

The Boston Globe’s Murray Whyte compares Mock, an installation by Pat Falco ‘10 BFA History of Art & Illustration, to its Seaport surroundings; Mock’s triple-decker facade recalls Boston’s troubled history with housing policy. 

Photo by Boston Globe staff member Craig F. Walker

September 2nd

"September 2nd" is about the burning of the National Museum of Brazil. As a Brazilian experiencing this tremendous loss here in the states, Zayra found it to be very difficult to raise awareness and empathy. She invited viewers to interact with the piece by ripping the shredded words until the gallery wall was completely bare and surrounded by the remnants of what once there. The writings were sourced from the Museum's website, news articles, and the artist's own personal thoughts.

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