Ringling Students Show Thesis Works

By Rife, Susan L | Sarasota Herald Tribune, April 15, 2012 | Go to article overview

Ringling Students Show Thesis Works


Rife, Susan L, Sarasota Herald Tribune


Supporters of the Ringling College of Art and Design got a sneak peak at the senior thesis work of dozens of RCAD students Thursday night.

Works in all artistic disciplines are on display 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday, with additional receptions and open hours the following week.

In the Crossley Gallery Thursday night, senior Megan Scott stood in front of her large-scale abstract canvas titled "Family Portrait," of paper, glaze and varnish in muted blues and grays. The work is one of a series.

"I layer and literally rip into it," said Scott. "I start with personal experience. I'm interested in general in artists who make the disturbing, the real, pretty. My initial goal is something that creates contemplation in the viewer."

Also in the gallery but possible to overlook because of its position facing into a corner rather than into the gallery is an L- shaped piece of plywood stood onto its edge. Walk around to see what it is, and you'll find sophomore Makary Malinouski's "Human Scale," a series of rough shelves made from lumber, supporting dozens of human figures roughly shaped from unglazed terra cotta.

In the Academic Center Auditorium, short films include Wingel Buendea's "Dad Date," about a young man who first must pass muster with his date's father; and Diego Hernandez's "Out and About," a documentary about gay and bisexual teenagers.

In the Selby Gallery, computer animation theses include "The Ballad of Poisonberry Pete," in which a western town is populated by pistol-packing pastries, including "Kweetch"

and a darling blueberry tartlet. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Note: primary sources have slightly different requirements for citation. Please see these guidelines for more information.

Cited article

Ringling Students Show Thesis Works
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen
Items saved from this article
  • Highlights & Notes
  • Citations
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA 8, MLA 7, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Search by... Author
    Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.