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AOM Upgraded: Alice Foster

AOM Upgraded: Alice Foster

Maddie Kostant-Greeley, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Alice Foster is a senior at the high school who has been drawing ever since she was little. Foster is currently taking AP Studio Art. Foster made this piece, titled Underwater, as a summer assignment for the class. Foster said that her biggest artistic inspirations are her peers in the class becau...

AOM Upgraded: Oliver Resnick

AOM Upgraded: Oliver Resnick

Maddie Kostant-Greeley, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Oliver Resnick is a junior at the high school who began his artistic career while living in Paris. Resnick was inspired by the city’s rich culture and many art museums. One of his artistic inspirations is painter Louis Jover, who paints predominantly with black watercolors on newspaper. Resnick’s u...

AOM Upgraded: Emma Staff

AOM Upgraded: Emma Staff

Josh Fleishman, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Multimedia, Showcase

Senior Emma Staff has always had a passion for art. In 4th grade, she started sewing and designing clothes. As she grew older, she became interested in drawing, painting, metal working, jewelry making and photography. She learns most of her skills through classes at the high school, but she also expan...

AOM: Yana Lazarova-Weng

AOM: Yana Lazarova-Weng

Chloe Barber, Staff Writer

January 4, 2017


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Pitch black, pure white, and every shade in between: a zoomed-in subject looking up towards something bright, irises reflecting the light. Swift, dark markings represent the shadows. After taking an art class her freshman year, sophomore Yana Lazarova-Weng developed a passion for drawing, especially...

Artist of the Month: Carolyn Fahrner

Artist of the Month: Carolyn Fahrner

Colby Sutton, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


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Imagine the melodious, cheerful tune of an acoustic guitar followed by upbeat  and contemplative lyrics. Junior Carolyn Fahrner is a self taught musician and songwriter, who has an Extended Play (EP) “Bones,” out on iTunes and Spotify.  Both of Fahrner’s parents are musicians and she played ce...

AOM: Jimmy Ricks

AOM: Jimmy Ricks

Iman Khan, Arts Writing Editor

October 25, 2016


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

He watches the scene around him: the different people. The range of women, varying in height, race, body shape and more. He observes the world surrounding him and proceeds to put his vision on a small sheet in his notebook. Every stroke of his pencil is purposeful in order to create something that his vi...

AOM: Jory Cherry

AOM: Jory Cherry

Evan Marohn, Staff Writer

June 7, 2016


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Among the various art displays from the high school’s elective classes lining the stairs of the Unified Arts Building, white clay sculptures of human anatomy stand out. They vary in size, from life-size busts of the upper body to a collection of miniature pieces. Some have the body of a man, but are...

AOM: Wilson Hsu

AOM: Wilson Hsu

Raven Bogues, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016


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Being a part of the New England Conservatory’s Youth Philharmonic Conservatory is no small feat. Sophomore Wilson Hsu has played violin since he was three and a half, and now plays both viola and violin. According to Wilson Hsu, music has influenced him throughout his life. “I still try and pr...

AOM: Lilly Hartman

AOM: Lilly Hartman

Maddie Nagler, Staff Writer

March 15, 2016


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Create, critique, improve, repeat. Ceramics is a continuous cycle. The completion of one piece only leads to the inspiration for the next. Senior Lilly Hartman said that in ceramics you must constantly evaluate and improve your work in order to be truly creative. Hartman started taking ceramics ...

AOM: Noah Sesling

AOM: Noah Sesling

Karina Lorenzo, Staff Writer

February 5, 2016


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Sophomore Noah Sesling stood on stage in the junior version of the musical Into the Woods at his summer camp. While he may have first participated in the show because his friends were in it, Sesling’s passion for singing continued long after the curtain closed. After coming to the realization that sin...

AOM: Maya Krantz

AOM: Maya Krantz

Izzy Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 1, 2016


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts

Junior Maya Krantz’s younger sister’s birthday party in 6th grade featured bracelet beading. Walking into the celebration, she did not suspect that the craft project would develop into what has become her passion. Maya Krantz takes jewelry making at the high school, metalworking independently, a...

Artist of the Month: Maya Krantz

Artist of the Month: Maya Krantz

Izzy Gonzalez, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016


Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts

Junior Maya Krantz’s younger sister’s birthday party in 6th grade featured bracelet beading. Walking into the celebration, she did not suspect that the craft project would develop into what has become her passion. Maya Krantz takes jewelry making at the high school, metalworking independently, a...

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