Monthly Archives: March 2015

Wk 9 – Conversation – Guillermo Vargas

This week, I interviewed a rather interesting person named Guillermo Vargas. Mr. Vargas is a Mechanical Engineering major who chose to get into engineering for three reasons: money, his enjoyment of math, and inspiration from his uncle, who designs motorcycle … Continue reading

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Wk 9 – Activity – Architecture and Urban Planning

This week’s activity was divided into three parts: Drawing a map (without looking at one), “adopting” a building, and redesigning the campus. For the first part, I found it much more difficult than I anticipated. However, I learned a lot … Continue reading

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Wk 9 – Artist Interview – Xiaowen Liang

This week, I am going to discuss one of my favorite artistic works from my time in art 110: A piece titled “Flower Tale”. I apologize deeply to many of the talented artists at CSULB, but frankly, I do not … Continue reading

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Wk 8 – Artist Interview – Laura Scattergood

This week, I interviewed an artist with an extremely interesting piece. The piece was definitely an experience. As you walked into the Merlino Gallery, you would first notice that the walls are covered with threads leading towards a furniture piece … Continue reading

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Wk 8 – Activity – Remix Culture

I have created something beautiful. There is a debate on what is considered “high” art and what is considered “low” art. If what I  created could be considered one or the other, none would doubt the quality of my art. … Continue reading

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Wk 7 – Artist Interview – Mike Lewis

     This week, I interviewed artist Mike Lewis and discussed his piece, My deepest sincerities if it never happens. Following the UCSB tragedy, Mike Lewis decided to explore the campus and find out for himself what answers he could find about the unfortunate … Continue reading

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Wk 7 – Activity – Portrait Photography

This weeks assignment was for the class to photograph themselves as a dead person. I decided to have a bit of fun, and do a small “unfortunate selfies” series, where I used digital tools such as gimp to edit in … Continue reading

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