Daily Archives: September 4, 2012

A History of NY in 50 Objects!

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Just ran across this article and pictures  from the NY Times and thought those of you in my class this morning might like it.
A History of New York in 50 Objects
An artichoke and an elevator. A Checker taxicab and a conductor’s baton. A MetroCard and a mastodon tusk. From ancient artifacts to common everyday accessories, which objects tell the story of New York City?

Click here to see the 50 objects!  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/09/02/nyregion/a-history-of-new-york-in-50-objects.html?smid=pl-share


This Wednesday!

This Wednesday we will meet in Nevins at 9am for a panel discussion about Alfred that features 8 excellent senior students! Come prepared to get an in-depth view of what it is like to be an art student at Alfred.
Note of Thanks to our guests! Ethan, Linsey, Olivia, Chris, Brig, Jessie, Alex, Ashley!