Stories

Handwerker Gallery



Thursdays at the Handwerker series inspires student expression.

By Luka Starmer ’11

The tables and nooks at Gannett Library fill up on any given evening like New York’s hippest supper clubs, exuding a deafening roar of academic diligence between the...

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Chilean tapestries depict oppression in Pinochet’s Chile.

By Samantha Allen '11


Threads of Hope: The Chilean Arpillera Movement, an exhibition at the College’s Handwerker Gallery, showcased last fall from October through December. On display were hand-sewn, three-dimensional tapestries, relics of the arpillera social movement of Chile.

The...

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IC students and faculty perform Indian folktale for esteemed playwright. 

By Samantha Allen ’11

“We are honored, we are excited, and we are terrified,” said Claire Gleitman, professor of English, as she stood before an...

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Photographer-artist Chris Jordan puts a graphic face on waste. by Greg Ryan ’08

From six or seven feet away, the image appears to be a bountiful forest, abundant with slim, striated trees. Move a few feet closer, though, and you’ll realize the trees are actually enormous stacks of the 1.14 million supermarket paper bags...

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Faculty from the art; cinema, photography, and media arts; and television-radio departments exhibited at a January–February show in the Handwerker Gallery.

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