Van Buskirk's "Misc." piece installed

Van Buskirk's "Misc." piece installed

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 14. Aug, 2009 | 53 Comments

Darcy was hard at work with a hammer drill when I visited her at the installation site of the ‘Misc.’. Working in the confined space of the window well the drill seemed louder and more cumbersome, but Darcy seemed excited to get the project installed. Working with an assistant from Syracuse Universities Sculpture Department each […]

Gail Hoffman completes figures for iSchool installation

Gail Hoffman completes figures for iSchool installation

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 14. Aug, 2009 | 45 Comments

Gail has completed 90% of the figures she intends to use for the iSchool installation. The figures, shown here, are cast in wax. The wax figures will be then be encased in investment (a mixture of plaster and sand) and heated in a kiln for the wax to ‘burn out’. This will leave a negative impression […]

iSchool learns the fine art of communication with Margie Hughto

iSchool learns the fine art of communication with Margie Hughto

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 13. Aug, 2009 | 65 Comments

More than a dozen members of the iSchool community, including Dean Liddy, recently spent their lunch break attending a ceramics workshop  in Syracuse University’s Department of Art. Margie Hughto organized the workshop in conjunction with her newly commissioned work  ‘Information Spiral’, due to be installed in Hinds Hall August 2009. The installation uses symbols  that represent modes […]