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Art show pops up in Westport

Art show pops up in Westport

Lucy Zuckerman '22, Staff Writer

March 14, 2020


Small Works Holiday Show pops up in Westport

Lucy Zuckerman '22, Staff Writer

January 2, 2020


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

Miggs Burroughs hangs his lenticular art the day before the show.

May 13, 2019

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...

Grammy Awards announce performers, changes to nominee categories

Grammy Awards announce performers, changes to nominee categories

Daniel Harizman ’19

February 8, 2019

When the Red Hot Chilli Peppers, wrote in their 1999 hit “Californiacation,” “Destruction leads to a very rough road, but it also breeds creation,” a 4 year old soon-to-be rap phenomenon, Austin Richard Post, known by his stage name Post Malone, responded with, “I went to California and I ain't...

The faces voices forgotten on the radio

The faces voices forgotten on the radio

Blake Rubin, Features Web Editor

October 19, 2015

Famous pop artists like Taylor Swift, Drake, and Sam Smith have been dominating the radio with their hit songs for the past year. These artists however can be just as good as singers who have songs on Spotify, iTunes, and Soundcloud but just don’t get the “radio recognition.” Here are four popu...

Closing of Max’s Art Store upsets students

Max’s Art Store allows artist from Staples High School and all the elementary schools to display their art in the storefront every spring.

Margaux MacColl, Features Editor

June 10, 2014

On September 1st, Westport will lose Max’s Art Store, an art supplies store that has resided downtown for 59 years as haven for local artists. Originally opened by Max Kaplan, it has been run for years by Shirley Mellor after Kaplan’s death in 1983. When asked about why they’re closing, ...

The Artist’s Club: A Place for Relaxation and Creativity

Members of the art club gather around for a meeting

Kaila Finn, Web A&E Editor

June 8, 2013

There are over 90 clubs at Staples. You can choose from wonderful charity organizations, several sports clubs, or groups supporting cultures all around the world. But there is one that students seem to overlook: The Artist’s Club. Michael Abrams, ‘14, the president of the group, explained that h...

Artists and the Art School Search

Danielle Ehrenwald '11, in a dramatization, seeks an art school that is right for her. The bulletin board across from the Four Building is a perfect place to do so.

October 1, 2010

Rachel Guetta ’13 Opinions Editor While many juniors and seniors are busy visiting colleges, trying to perfect SAT scores and writing essays, some students have the added burden of assembling art portfolios. Artists are able to demonstrate their talent to schools by including a portfoli...

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