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Whitman Wire

Vol. CLIV, Issue 10
Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

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Internationally Renowned Public Artist Paul McCarthy Visits Campus

Hannah Bartman, Feature Editor February 18, 2016
On Tuesday, February 16 Paul McCarthy gave a lecture in Maxey Hall.
Credit: Allie Felt

“Styx” artist Deborah Butterfield visits Whitman

Emily Lin-Jones October 6, 2011

Whitman students and local sculpture enthusiasts had the opportunity on Tuesday, Oct. 4 to meet world-renowned sculptor Deborah Butterfield, creator of the beloved Whitman campus fixture "Styx." Butterfield...

Credit: cade beck

Alumnus Mark Anderson fosters innovative art installations at Walla Walla Foundry

Clara Bartlett September 29, 2011
Whitman alum Mark Anderson discusses his creative journey from Whitman to the Walla Walla Foundry, where he continues to bring forth innovative new combinations of recycling and modern art.
Various artists working out of the Walla Walla Foundry use wax models as intermediates for their sculptures.  The floating bust is Kanye West. Credit: Kendra Klag

Foundry enriches Walla Walla’s artistic identity

Kate Robinette March 10, 2011

The Walla Walla Foundry, established in 1980 by Mark Anderson '78, casts and fabricates contemporary fine arts. Offering digital operations, casting, fabrication and design services, the foundry employs...

Pirouette.  Photo Credit: Isabel Hong

Sculptures on Campus

Nate Lessler September 30, 2010
A&E writer Nate Lessler looks at the history and the inspiration behind the prominent sculptures on campus.
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