This Week in Photos: Beautiful Artistry

November 19, 2020
Yvonne Gay
Two women stand in the middle of an art exhibit.
Associate Professor Julia Christensen takes President Carmen Twillie Ambar on a tour of the Half-Time Senior Studio Art exhibit at the Baron Gallery. Photo credit: Yvonne Gay

A display of artwork by Studio Art seniors is shown to President Carmen Twillie Ambar. Her walk through Robert D. Baron ’64 Art Gallery was accented by sculptures and vibrant multimedia pieces. This visit is just one of the images featured in this week’s photo series.

In this week’s photo series, a half-time show awaits at Baron Gallery, quill pens are brought into the 21st century, the virtual world of the Allen Memorial Art Museum beckons, faculty give a recital in Warner Concert Hall, the best seat in the house at Finney Chapel awaits for an evening honors piano recital, and tranquility is found at a newly installed pond in downtown Oberlin. 

A girl writes with a quill pen.
Students in Professor Danielle Skeehan’s Early American Media and Identity course made quill pens and learned how to use them during one of the class’s critical making labs. Photo credit: Danielle Skeehan
A sculpture court in a museum.
Ready to visit the Allen Memorial Art Museum? Just click. This augmented reality places visitors among the building’s many holdings. Photo credit: Courtesy Office of Communications
Faculty play violins during a recital.
Brahms, Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 6 is performed by Sibbi Bernhardsson '95, violin; Kirsten Docter '92, viola; Dmitry Kouzov, cello; and Angela Cheng, piano in Warner Concert Hall. Photo credit: Jack Lichtenstein ’23
A male student plays piano on a large concert stage.
Senior Liam Kaplan’s honors recital in Finney Chapel features J.S. Bach Goldberg Variations, BWV 988. Photo credit: Jack Lichtenstein ’23
A pond next to a theater building.
A recently installed pond adds tranquility to the areas between the Hotel at Oberlin and the Irene and Alan Wurtzel Theater. Photo credit: Tanya Rosen-Jones ’97

This Week in Photos is a selection of images and is not meant to represent a weekly timeline. Images highlight campus, community, people, and events related to Oberlin College.

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