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The Fall 2014 Mellon Creative Residencies Have Arrived

It’s sweltering outside, all the good parking spots are taken, and hoards of bewildered students are wandering our fair campuses, totally unsure of where they’re supposed to be – It must be fall! This semester the Mellon Creative Residencies Program … Continue reading

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Brian Dettmer takes books to a new level

We’ve all experienced books, seen them shaped on paper and screen, and felt them shape us. But never like this. Haverford, prepare to experience books in a whole new way. Sculptor and book enthusiast Brian Dettmer comes to Haverford College … Continue reading

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Mellon Creative Resident Interview: Laura Swanson

Mellon Creative Resident Laura Swanson, the first of the 2013-2014 year, will arrive at the end of September. Formally trained as a photographer, her work examines representations of the body on display. In the run up to her arrival, sponsoring … Continue reading

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J Henry Fair talks art, consumerism and responsibility at exhibition opening

Last Friday, photographer J Henry Fair spoke about his exhibition “Extraction and the American Dream” at Swarthmore’s McCabe Library. No, wait. Last Friday, environmental activist J Henry Fair spoke about the dangers of consumerism and waste at McCabe Library. Hmm, … Continue reading

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Bring Your Kids, Bring Your Wife: Mellon Residencies are Everywhere

Clear your schedules, throw out your New Years resolutions, and forget about watching Walking Dead this spring, kiddos: The Mellon Residencies have returned. Last fall, the Mellon Tri-College Creative Residencies Program made its formal debut with five residencies that included … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Tri-College Creative Residencies

I have a LinkedIn profile. Don’t hate. LinkedIn is a great tool to connect with colleagues and develop professional connections—and it’s also handy for creeping on people when Facebook gets boring. Anyways, if you visit my profile, in the section … Continue reading

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