Student Art Winners Announced

| Arts, Events, Featured, Student Artwork
Shaheed, Best of Show

Beacon College Student Art Show The second annual Beacon College Student Art Show opened on Thursday, April 16th in the Kristin Michelle Mason Art Gallery. At a reception held that evening, the winners were announced by Studio Arts Professor Russ Bellamy, after reading a statement by artist Sara Bruce, who acted as the guest judge […]

Beacon’s First Juried Art Show

| Events, Student Artwork

This spring, Beacon College is holding its first ever juried student art show, celebrating the opening with a reception to be held on Friday, April 18th from 4-6pm. A total of $500 in awards will be distributed, and the works of about 20 students will be featured in the Kristin Michelle Mason Art Gallery, along […]

Artistic Creations for Wearing

| Course Offerings, Student Artwork, Student Work

In Van Galyon’s Mixed Media class, students were challenged to create art that could be worn as a display for fellow classmates. There was no limitation to the type of materials or the size of them that could be used for the project, and students were encouraged to use their creativity and individuality, avoiding cliches. […]

Performance Art: Storytelling

| Events, Student Artwork, Theatre Review

On November 6th and 7th, visiting artist Bob Lawson held intensive theatre workshops for Beacon students. Lawson, a director, playwright, and visual artist who currently teaches at Franklin Pierce University, conducted his workshops with a core group of about 10 students. Several other students participated in various parts of the process, and a few faculty […]

The Art of Performance

| Course Offerings, Student Artwork

The Performance Art course is a fun and beneficial elective for Beacon College students, particularly those who are either pursuing a minor in Art or are interested in the pending Studio Art major. While elements of this art form have been incorporated in other art courses, this summer course was the first to be devoted […]

Announcing the 2013 Catalog Contest!

| Events, Student Artwork, Student Work

Students in Sandy Novak’s Photoshop class have the challenge of creating the cover for the College catalog. Previously, the cover had been simple and plain, dark blue with the seal prominently featured whereas covers from recent years have been diverse, exciting, and creative! Past winners of this contest include EB Newlon, who deemed it “an […]

Student Artwork on Display

| Student Artwork

On February 28th, Appleton Creative in Orlando hosted a gallery opening for Beacon College student and professor artwork. The event was a huge success, increasing awareness of the College and of the creativity of its students, while simultaneously raising scholarship money for the pending Studio Art major. This was a fantastic opportunity for the entire […]