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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

Two miles west of the Whitman bubble lies the Walla Walla Foundry. Functioning as an outdoor sculpture garden, gallery and wood shop as well as art and photography studio, the Foundry continues to prosper...

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

Because students have become so accustomed to the 20+ sculptures on Whitman Campus, it's easy to take the artwork for granted. Yet, these sculptures are some of the very features that make Whitman...

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