Category Archives: Artistic Process

Wapikoni Filmmakers Talk Shop This Friday

  Happy Spring 2016 Semester! Yes, it’s cold and gray outside, but you can find excitement in a new line-up of classes, fresh-smelling books, and an intriguing list of programming in GU art, film, and media studies. This Friday, January … Continue reading

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Make a Makerspace

The Library’s Gelardin New Media Center will open an experimental pop-up makerspace on the 1st floor of Lauinger Library in January 2016 and we need you to tell us what should go in it. Would you use a laser cutter, … Continue reading

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How to Be A Better Artist

Studying art requires dedicated studio time–there’s no getting around it. But whether you’re taking introductory painting or advanced photography, looking at the work of other artists, reading about their processes and technique, and discovering new styles is as important as … Continue reading

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The Artists Are Restless

 From the Georgetown Univeristy Art Aficionados, a call to artistic action! CALLING ALL ARTISTS Have you ever seen a live art show and wished you could have the chance to showcase your own work in front of a crowd? NOW IS … Continue reading

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Drawing Behind the Lines

When I was a kid I bought How to Draw Horses from the school book club. I loved horses, and realistically rendering their image was tantamount to owning one. When my drawings didn’t measure up (similar letdowns included attempts to sketch the sunset), I … Continue reading

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Comedic Timing Lessons Today

  Georgetown Alumnus Mike Birbiglia is visiting campus TODAY! Who’s that? Comedian, writer, actor, and GU alumnus Mike Birbiglia is best known for his 2009 hit show Sleepwalk With Me which was adapted into a feature film and won a 2012 audience … Continue reading

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The Process of Making

                  As someone who studies but doesn’t make art (cooking and the occasional collage notwithstanding), the only thing more impressive to me than an awesome artwork is imagining how it was created. The intellectual and … Continue reading

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