Ceramics department sells unique art at ARC in time for holidays

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Jose Garcia, Staff
December 11, 2014

Masks, vases, bowls and other ceramic works of a unique variety only appear at American River College’s ceramic department’s “X-Sale,” held by art classes 390 and 391. This sale takes place at the end of every semester so money can be raised for the ceramic department. The ceramics being sold... Read more »

Fashion club’s first craft sale raises proceeds for WEAVE

Jessica Vang, Staff
December 10, 2014

The Fashion Club held it’s first craft sale Wednesday, with proceeds going to their club and organization, as well as the organization WEAVE, or Women’s Education for Advancement and Empowerment. There were two booths set up across The Hub inside the student center, in which handsewn knit hats and... Read more »

Kaneko Gallery ends the semester with a lowbrow bang

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Lindsey Martin, Staff
December 1, 2014

Art professor Ken Magri is a fan of lowbrow art, but would rather it go by a different name. “I’m trying to murder the word lowbrow,” said Magri. “Postmodern Extinction,” the James Kaneko Gallery’s last show of the fall 2014 semester, drew a large crowd at the opening reception on Monday,... Read more »

Photo gallery: Postmodern Extinction at the Kaneko gallery

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November 20, 2014

The James Kaneko Gallery ends the semester with lowbrow art show, “Postmodern Extinction” , that features five artists. Photos by Lindsey Martin           “Your Host” by John Stuart Berger (Acrylic mixed... Read more »

Halloween is a satisfying scare, according to ARC professors

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Joseph Daniels, Staff
October 31, 2014

Every Halloween, Americans express a desire to be frightened and horrified to get into the spirit of the holiday. But why do we enjoy being scared? American River College professors shared their insight into why people are attracted to horrors that go bump in the night. ARC theater professor Pamela Downs... Read more »

Poet and ARC alumn describes asexuality for Sex Health Awareness week

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William Cameron, Staff
October 24, 2014

Asexuality is a widely misunderstood sexual orientation that is not often discussed or acknowledged. During American River College’s Sex Health Awareness week, ARC alumn David de Mola, a psychology major, poet and open asexual gave a speech on what it’s like to be asexual. De Mola broached the topic... Read more »

An award winning literary magazine, made by ARC students

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Adnan Ramic, Design Editor
October 15, 2014

Art can be found all over the campus at American River College. From sculptures and artwork in and around the fine arts department to the Kaneko Art Gallery and poetry recitals. But not many students on campus realize that there is an award-winning literary magazine published from ARC’s campus, and... Read more »

Book review: ‘Tiny Giants’ by ARC professor Jason Sinclair Long

Joseph Daniels, Staff
October 14, 2014

While short on word count, Jason Sinclair Long’s flash fiction collection, “Tiny Giants: 101 Stories Under 101 Words,” is not short on imagination. The definition of flash fiction varies from person to person. It could range up to 300 or 1,000 words total. A popular example of flash fiction is... Read more »

Kaneko gallery’s new show, ‘Artworks from the High Desert’

Larry Williamson shows his viewers one of his favorite pieces called “Lunch Dancing Teapot” It was created using cone 6 ceramic, wood, and colored pencil.

Lindsey Martin, Staff
October 3, 2014

Two Nevada artists provided American River College students the opportunity to view pieces from their extensive collections at the James Kaneko Gallery’s second show of the semester, “Artworks From The High Desert.” Larry Williamson and Sharon Maczko had years worth of their work adorning the... Read more »

English professor Lois Ann Abraham gives insight on her book, ‘Circus Girl and Other Stories’

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Joseph Daniels, Staff
September 29, 2014

Usually an author would approach a publisher to have their book published, but it was a different story for American River College professor Lois Ann Abraham. ARC’s house publisher, Ad Lumen Press, published Professor’s Abraham’s collection of short stories, “Circus Girl and Other Stories”... Read more »

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