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Photographic installation: Photographer captures ordinary objects

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Student photographer Matthew Fernandez, 23, professional photography major, won a Juror’s Choice Award for a photographic installation in a student exhibition in the Euphrat Museum last week. “Trash Business” is a reflection of close observations most choose to ignore. Fernandez’s creation wa...

Photography: De Anza artist seeks meaningful works

Photography: De Anza artist seeks meaningful works

Lianna Martinez, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

As a child he wanted nothing but to feel free in his own creativity. Matt Crick, 28, photography and digital media major, was a child who needed a  way to express himself. Growing up in a rough Milpitas home and being diagnosed with ADHD and bipolar disorder, it  wasn’t easy for Crick as ...

Painting: Artist inspired by adventure, childhood in France

Painting: Artist inspired by adventure, childhood in France

Dominique Evangelista, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Moving to the United States, she lived throughout Europe where she taught art to children and once at a retirement home. Today, you could find her painting on the back of her pickup truck. She teaches her students to discover themselves and “find their own balance.” Young Marie Serda enjoyed gettin...

Sculpture: Student captures diversity in artwork

Sculpture: Student captures diversity in artwork

Bryan Vo, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Growing up in a Chinese Peruvian household, this De Anza student’s multicultural upbringing led her to create an award-winning sculpture. Jennifer Lay, 30, sculpture major, said an in-class assignment made from papier-mache inspired her to create something culturally interesting and meaningful. The...

Graphic design: Designer displays message of consent

Graphic design: Designer displays message of consent

Yoorim Cho, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Gisell Mello, graphic design major, developed an interest in art by teaching herself. Mello learned the basics of drawing by watching YouTube videos. “Before I came to De Anza, I took many outside art classes at the community center,” said Mello. “But YouTube played a major role in improv...

Ceramics: Award-winning artist finds element

Ceramics: Award-winning artist finds element

Jamie Lamping, Web Editor

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

A young Veronica Felix was not going to let the loud, chanting crowds of a political demonstration stop her from going to school. She would find another way, or ask someone to guide her. Nor was she going to let frequent power outages stop her from doing her homework. If she had no flashlight, sh...

Drawing: Severus Jo’iinn navigates life freely through art

Drawing: Severus Jo’iinn navigates life freely through art

Dominque Evangelista, Staff Reporter

June 5, 2019


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat

Moving to California from Michigan was difficult, but may have saved his life, said Severus Jo’iinn, 19, psychology major. Jo’iinn moved to the Bay Area when he was 13. He said he is happy in California and grateful for the move that helped him through tough times. Jo’iinn’s drawing “...

First Thursdays Open Mic returns with new show-stopping experience

First Thursdays Open Mic returns with new show-stopping experience

Dominique Evangelista, Staff Reporter

May 31, 2019


Filed under Impulse

The 4 Elements Hip Hop Club held their monthly open mic event at the Euphrat Museum on May 2 with a new colorful background stage of student crafted art. For ten years, McTate Stroman has been the host of each open mic event. Stroman shared original works requested by people in the crowd. Th...

Faculty art show brings thought-provoking pieces to the Euphrat Museum

Faculty art show brings thought-provoking pieces to the Euphrat Museum

Mayer Adelberg, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2018


Filed under Arts, Features, Impulse

The De Anza & Foothill College Art Faculty Show reception brought artists, students and community members together for a night where the artists talked about their work and received recognition. The show aims to highlight the work of the faculty from both campuses. Many types of artwork were...

The Euphrat Museum showcases spectrum of artwork for Fall Quarter

The Euphrat Museum showcases spectrum of artwork for Fall Quarter

Ruben Campos, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Impulse

Faculty and staff have their art on display at the Euphrat Museum, many of which convey a powerful message. Located at the Visual and Performing Arts Center, the exhibit will also host a variety of events, such as the artist’s reception on Wednesday Nov. 7 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. and a Saturday Comm...