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Photo Gallery: Family Fun Day at McClung Museum


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A re-imagining of Charles Willson Peale's  by BJ Alumbaugh.

McClung Museum hosts historically inspired artists

On Monday Feb. 2, McClung Museum hosted a printmaking artist panel for the “Drawn from the McClung Museum” exhibit. This exhibit is where print makers chose museum artifacts to inspire their art and will be up until May 24.

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The infamous Mocking Jay pendant is worn at the event.

‘Hunger Games’ Ball Photo Gallery

A “Hunger Games” themed ball took place at Cocoa Moon on Nov. 14. Guests dressed in Capitol inspired fashion, and all proceeds went to charity.

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Color Refined exhibit showcases at Ewing Gallery

On Monday Nov. 10, Ewing Gallery opened Color Refined, an art exhibit curated by Sam Yates and co-sponsored by the Visual Arts Committee and the Ready for the World initiative.

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The 35th Annual Greek Fest Photo Gallery

The 35th Annual Greek Fest took place at the Saint George Greek Orthodox Church from Sept. 26-28 and featured Greek food, music, dance, art and more.

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Brett Warren (middle) interacted with students after the lecture.

Nashville photographer shares passion for art with students

The Visual Arts Committee hosted an art talk with photographer, Brett Warren, on Sept. 25 in the McCarty Auditorium. The lecture served as a part of the committee’s initiative to introduce unique viewpoints to the student audience.

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"Something, Anything" was the opening night film at the Knoxville Film Festival.

UT professor premieres his indie film on campus

On Sept. 15, the UT Cinema Club presented the independent film “Something, Anything” for free to view in the Art & Architecture building at UT.

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Judges relax between biscuit categories. Photo by Ryan McGill.

Biscuit festival celebrates fifth year in downtown Knoxville

Cold weather and a rainy forecast didn’t stop biscuit lovers from coming down to the fifth annual International Biscuit Festival from May 15-18 in downtown Knoxville.  The festival held competitions in four biscuit categories including savory biscuits, sweet biscuits, special biscuits and student biscuits.  The winners were: Special and Grand Champion of the Southern Biscuit Flour Biscuit […]

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The card game creates a test for students to critically think rather than just memorize a bunch of facts. Photo by Ryan McGill.

TNJN Spotlight: The Test is in the Cards

You are entering your first day in Art 150, “The Idea of Design,” and are looking over your syllabus. Except this isn’t an ordinary syllabus. This outline contains something you aren’t quite used to: your tests consist of a card game. Rather than memorizing a bunch of names and pictures and regurgitating it onto a […]

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4 things to check out this weekend

Here is a list of four events students should check out for the Feb. 8-9 weekend.

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