Andrew Nguyen ’19 sat down with Makerspace student workers Micah Maben ’21, Jessica Lopez ’21, and Ken Ruto ’20 along with Makerspace Technician Kent Watson to discuss the Makerspace and its role on campus.
Noorie Chowdhury ’21 describes attending the performance of This Is On Record by Mary Tuomanen, this semester’s Friend-in-Residence, and her anarchist theater troupe, Applied Mechanics. The performance took place in VCAM, chronicling the lives of six characters in different historical eras.
Conversation with VCAM Philadelpha Artist-in-residence Mariel Capanna continues here!
Interview with VCAM Philadelphia artist-in-residence, Mariel Capanna: “I would love eventually to make an image that is more of the visual equivalent of a Quaker meeting, a space where anyone has room to offer an image or content.”
Julia Coletti ’21 describes attending VCAM Artist in Residence Mariel Capanna’s fresco painting workshop. The students mixed the plaster, cured it on canvases, and painted their own fresco murals over the course of the afternoon.
MacKenzie Somers ’20 describes attending Travis Alabanza’s performance of poems from their latest publication, Before I Step Outside [You Love Me]. Alabanza is a performer, writer, and theatre maker, as well as one of the most influential queer artistic voices on the rise.