Topic: Granoff Center

Brooklyn-based artist and feminist Sue Julien’s series spotlights both famous and lesser-known women from nearly every epoch of history. The portraits were drawn with pencils, photographed and digitally manipulated.

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‘A Woman Was a Woman’ pays tribute to famous, obscure figures

November 8, 2018 0 comments

From Oct. 3 to Dec. 19, the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts is showcasing Brooklyn-based artist and feminist Sue Julien’s portrait series titled “A Woman Was a Woman.”

Part I of “On Protest Art and Activism” ran from Oct.1 to Oct. 23. Part II — considering the influence of women artists — will run until December 19.

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“Protest Art and Activism” examines art world’s activism

November 5, 2018 0 comments

Co-organized by the David Winton Bell Gallery and the Brown Arts Initiative, “On Protest Art and Activism” is a series of exhibits currently on display at the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts.

David Bowen’s sculptures combine organic and mechanical materials to mimic natural occurences such as wind movement and plant growth. For example, “5twigs” compares twigs with identical plastic 3-D printed models.

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Sculpture exhibit blurs lines of nature, technology

September 10, 2018 0 comments

The only thing eerier than Providence’s chilly weather is finding a sculpture that appears to mimic its stormy mood.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: New performing arts center has a chance to be distinct

March 2, 2018 0 comments

To the editor: The University’s latest proposal for the location of a performing arts center includes a welcome clarification of what the center is and what it is not.

The Granoff Center’s Cohen Gallery began featuring works from Brown-RISD Dual-Degree students last Thursday.  The tenth annual exhibition showcases art from the selective interdisciplinary program.

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Brown-RISD students color Granoff

January 29, 2018 0 comments

For the next month, the walls of the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts will exhibit the unique skills, interests and talent of students in the Brown-RISD Dual Degree Program.

ASL poet performs at Granoff Center

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ASL poet performs at Granoff Center

November 6, 2017 0 comments

Words ‘flew’ in the Granoff Center, weaving together a tapestry of images and senses during the poetic performance “Flying Words Project.”

“Topographies of Wonder” highlights beautiful aesthetics, multiculturalism

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“Topographies of Wonder” highlights beautiful aesthetics, multiculturalism

October 12, 2017 0 comments

Watercolorist Keren Kroul’s exhibition “Topographies of Wonder” first made its home at Granoff Center for the Creative Arts last Thursday.

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re|ACT symposium kicks off Brown Arts Initiative

March 7, 2017 0 comments

Last weekend marked a historic time for the University’s arts community: the launch of the Brown Arts Initiative.

Carrie Schneider’s display of photographs and video clips of women reading books by other women seeks to inspire feminists to reflect on the power of womanhood and knowledge.

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‘Reading Women’ reflects on role of beauty, womanhood in literature

November 16, 2016 0 comments

Carrie Schneider’s art exhibition, “Reading Women,” has been on display in the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts since late October.

Ivy Film Festival discusses diversity in filmmaking

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Ivy Film Festival discusses diversity in filmmaking

April 11, 2016 0 comments

The panel discussion “The Audience in Revolt: Gender, Race and Representation in Hollywood” on Friday discussed diversity in Hollywood.