You are Invited to the Windows Project Opening Celebration

You are Invited to the Windows Project Opening Celebration

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 16. Oct, 2009 | 65 Comments

Syracuse University School of Information Studies Dean Elizabeth D. Liddy cordially invites you to the opening celebration of the iSchool Windows Project 5 to 8 p.m. Formal program begins at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, October 28, 2009 Hinds Hall (first and ground floors) Refreshments will be served. R.S.V.P. by Friday, October 16, to Iris Stewart at […]

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 […]

Clare Olsen: first artist to install work at iSchool

Clare Olsen: first artist to install work at iSchool

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 18. Jul, 2009 | 56 Comments

‘Hovering nodes’, is the first project to be installed in the iSchool, on the ground floor of Hinds Hall. Olsen and her assistants work methodically to suspend each ‘node’ element  from the metal grate above. The installation is hung from back to front in 5 rows using braided wire and cable grips to secure the elements in […]

iSchool community provides input to artist Margie Hughto

iSchool community provides input to artist Margie Hughto

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 24. Jun, 2009 | 131 Comments

Syracuse University College of Visual and Performing Arts ceramics professor Margie Hughto met with iSchool faculty, students, and staff members during an open workshop to brainstorm ideas and images that could be included in her public art installation in Hinds Hall. “What I envision is a series of 20 pieces/collages having a lot of information,” […]

Hard hats and measuring tapes: the work begins…

Hard hats and measuring tapes: the work begins…

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 10. Jun, 2009 | 77 Comments

On June 2 and 3rd, 2009, iSchool Windows Project artists were given an opportunity to become more intimately acquainted with the concrete and glass environment in which they will install their artwork. With the assistance and oversight of Physical Plant, the metal grates were slid off the wells, allowing the artists to descend and explore.  […]

Dean's Design Prize

Dean's Design Prize

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 18. May, 2009 | 73 Comments

An additional proposal by internationally renowned artist and sculpture professor Margie Hughto was selected to receive a special Dean’s Design Prize. She and her four assistants will install the work on a wall along the first floor hallway of Hinds Hall.

Syracuse iSchool announces winners of its Windows Project

Syracuse iSchool announces winners of its Windows Project

Posted by in Windows Project Winners on 15. May, 2009 | 73 Comments

The School of Information Studies (iSchool) has selected six art installations to fill the spaces in the ground floor window wells of Hinds Hall, moving the iSchool’s Windows Project one step closer to completion. An additional proposal by internationally renowned artist and ceramics professor Margie Hughto was selected to receive a special Dean’s Design Prize. […]