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Women’s Club Art Show artists’ unique stories influence great work

Women’s Club Art Show artists’ unique stories influence great work

May 13, 2019


Filed under Arts, Lifestyle

Behind every good piece of art is a strong artist and behind every great artist, there is a story. On Saturday April 27, Sunday the 28 and Monday the 29, the Westport Women’s Club hosted its fifth annual Art Show. Listed as ‘A wonderful exhibit of affordable fine art from local artists’ on the flyer, t...

Staples art classes visit Frida Kahlo exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Staples art classes visit Frida Kahlo exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Reilly Caldwell '20, Paper Features Editor

May 10, 2019


Filed under Arts, Lifestyle

Reilly Caldwell '20 Features Editor

Emmy Marcus explores art of makeup

Emmy Marcus explores art of makeup

Rebecca Kanfer '21

March 15, 2019


Filed under Features

An abundance of makeup brushes, eyeshadow pallets and rainbow colored lipsticks overflow her vanity. As a way to express her love for art, Emmy Marcus ’22 uses her face as a canvas. Marcus has always had a talent for drawing and painting but starting experimenting with the world of special effects...

Banksy painting self-destructs moments after $1.37 million auction sell

Banksy painting self-destructs moments after $1.37 million auction sell

Hannah Schmidt '19

October 30, 2018


Filed under Arts, Lifestyle

For the first time in art history, a piece of art was created live when English street artist Banksy’s 2006 painting “Girl With Balloon” shredded itself just moments after it was auctioned off for $1.37 million at Sotheby’s auction in London on Oct. 5. Quickly after the auctioneer’s gavel...

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