MassArt in the News
The work of faculty members Anto Astudillo (Film/Video) and Jessica Tam (Fine Arts 2D) are included in this exhibition exploring themes related to immigration and identity.
Image credit: "Trespassers" by Daniel Assayag.
Professor and alumnus Steve Locke, current artist in residence for the City of Boston joins Kevin Peterson, Founder and Executive Director of the New Democracy Coalition and Meghna Chakrabarti to discuss his proposed memorial for Faneuil Hall.
"Artists deal in the currency of hope" - Ekua Holmes, alumna and Assistant Director of the Center for Art and Community Partnerships, on her new project: planting 10,000 sunflowers all over Roxbury, spreading beauty - and hope - through seeds.
WGBH reports the city is reviewing a proposal from Steve Locke, a professor at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, for a memorial that would constitute two rectangles, meant to evoke slave auction blocks, which would be heated to 98.6 degrees to mimic the body temperature of a human being.
This Art Professor Wants To Construct A Memorial That Acknowledges The Slaves Whose Lives Financed A Popular Boston Landmark
The Boston Public Library and the Mayor’s Office of Arts & Culture launched a “Love Letter to a Library” public art collaboration created by Professor Steve Locke.
Art Education Professor and alumnus Steve Locke is proposing a memorial at Faneuil Hall that would recognize the victims of the slave trade.
Associate Professor Kenlyn Jones weighs in on how Amazon's Echo Look uses artificial intelligence to make style recommendations.
Art Daily features Professor Steve Locke's "Three Deliberate Grays for Freddie (A Memorial for Freddie Gray)"