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Veronica Bosha Senior Art Exhibit: Visual Entity on display

The Art Department proudly presents the Senior Art Exhibit for Veronica Bosha entitled Visual Entity. Her exhibit features graphic design and photography showing her desire to inspire and change impressions. Veronica will graduate in December. She was an active member of the Field Hockey team playing many positions. She is the recipient of the All Conference Academic Team and the All-ECAC Field Hockey League Second Team. Veronica hails from Harare, Zimbabwe. After graduation she is wishing to pursue a career in design and technology.

Art and Architecture at the Biltmore

Seventeen participants from the Art Department visited the Biltmore Estate Friday, November 4th during the opening of it's Christmas celebration. While there, they viewed the art collection, toured the house, visited the greenhouse and gardens, and ended the day with an architectural lecture rooftop tour. 

Schenning Exhibited at South Carolina State University

South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, SC is currently hosting the debut of selections from Brett Schenning’s recent series Not Far From Here. The exhibition will be on view from October 1st through October 29th at the FAB Gallery. There will be an artist’s talk, and closing reception on Thursday, October 27th, 2016. Professor Schenning currently teaches a wide range of courses for the Art Department including Photography, 2D Design, Art Appreciation, Art History, and various directed study sections. 

Stephen Sondheim's "Company" to be performed at Limestone Theatre March 2-5, 2017

From musical theatre's most renowned composer, Company is largely regarded as a trailblazer of the dark-comedy, modern-musical genre and the winner of 7 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Score, Best Lyrics and Best Book. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor Robert contemplates his unmarried state.

August, Osage County coming to Limestone Theatre on December 1 - 3, 2016

THE STORY: A vanished father. A pill-popping mother. Three sisters harboring shady little secrets. When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of repressed truths and unsettling secrets. Mix in Violet, the drugged-up, scathingly acidic matriarch, and you've got a major new play that unflinchingly—and uproariously—exposes the dark side of the Midwestern American family.

Studying in Italy and Greece

Art Abroad: Summer Studies in Italy and Greece...It's not just for the Artist

A year ago Emily Tuttle joined the Art Department teaching Renaissance Art History. The students were so enthralled with the topic; she began to plan our first official overseas trip. After a year of fundraising and turmoil in Turkey, our student interest dwindled; however, we recruited other faculty, friends, and family to join us.

Noises Off!

“Noises Off!” Coming To Limestone Theatre May 26-29

Limestone College Theatre will present “Noises Off” during a four-show run May 26-29.

The play, written by English playwright Michael Frayn, will be directed by Dr. Tim Baxter-Ferguson, Limestone’s Director of Theatre and Musical Theatre. Show time is at 7:30 p.m. on May 26-28 at Limestone College Theatre, which is located at 130 Leadmine Street in Gaffney. There will also be a 3 p.m. show on May 29.

Handel's Messiah

On Sunday April 24th, the Limestone College and Community Chorus performed selections from Handel's Messiah at the First Baptist Church in Gaffney. 

See the pictures on our Facebook page and/or watch the video below.

2016 Marching Saints Student Leadership Announced!

 

Over the last few weeks, several students applied, auditioned, and interviewed to fill the student leadership roles for the 2016 football and marching season. During this process, it was apparent to the Marching Saints Faculty and Staff that there are many dedicated and talented students that want to see Limestone College’s marching band succeed and grow. While several applicants were music majors, many were not, which shows that anyone with a love for marching and music can participate and shine within the Marching Saints.

Michael Blackwell Wins 2016 Scholarship Competition

The Limestone College Department of Music is proud to announce Michael Blackwell as the winner of the 2016 Scholarship Competition. This competition is held in conjunction with the Department’s annual High School Honor Band Clinic and seeks to reward a high-achieving musician with a generous scholarship to fund their post-secondary education at Limestone College.

Successes After Limestone: Katie Mae Carpenter, Public Services Manager

Are your parents concerned about what you can do with an Art degree? Have no fear. Every month I will be talking to our graduates to tell you what they are doing with the skills they learned at Limestone. Stay tuned to our "Successes at Limestone" series. If you would like to send me your story, email me (cford@limestone.edu).  --C. Ford

 

Successes After Limestone: Justin Kelly, Art Teacher

Are your parents concerned about what you can do with an Art degree? Have no fear. Every month I will be talking to our graduates to tell you what they are doing with the skills they learned at Limestone. Stay tuned to our "Successes at Limestone" series. If you would like to send me your story, email me (cford@limestone.edu).  --C. Ford

 

THANK YOU!

I'd like to give a massive "Thank You" to all the supporters of our recent major trip to Kansas City. Makers, Mentors and Milestones: NCECA’s 50th Anniversary, exemplified what our education at Limestone represents. As an educator I hope to inspire vision, instruct process, connect history, and create future mentors to pay it forward. Please go to our social media links to see a few of the images of our conference experience.

Sincerely,

Carolyn Ford

Department Chair

Kansas City, Here We Come

NCECA NCECA NCECA!