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Beacon’s First Juried Student Art Show: Winners Selected by Artist Dustin Boise

May 1, 2014

On Friday, April 18th, Beacon College hosted the first ever juried student art show. The show was filled with select student artwork, all of which was produced within the past year. Awards were presented for Best of Show, Best 2D, and Best 3D, as well as three honorable mentions, with prizes totaling $500. But who […]

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Beacon’s First Juried Art Show

April 14, 2014

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 […]

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Artistic Creations for Wearing

December 19, 2013

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. […]

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Performance Art: Storytelling

November 15, 2013

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 […]

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The Art of Performance

July 18, 2013

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 […]

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Announcing the 2013 Catalog Contest!

May 28, 2013

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 […]

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Student Artwork on Display

March 21, 2013

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 […]

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Beacon College Pairs with New Vision for Independence to Promote Sensory Exploration of Art

March 8, 2013

  Beacon College has partnered with New Vision for Independence to sponsor a tactile exhibit at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts entitled “See it My Way: Sight Unseen.” Artwork from Beacon College student EB Newlon will be featured. She will have two plaster relief sculptures on display. The majority of the art will […]

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Student Artwork to be Displayed

February 7, 2013

     Appleton Creative is hosting a gallery show for our Beacon College students on Thursday, February 28th from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Appleton Creative’s office in downtown Orlando. Our students’ artwork will be displayed, and some pieces are for sale. Hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served. This should be a great outreach event and fundraiser […]

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