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Artist of the Month: Matt Litster

Artist of the Month: Matt Litster

Jackie Perelman, Arts Managing Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Arts

Most visual artists go to a paint store and buy a canvas or paper and use that as the base of their creations. Then they paint it with a sunset or the stars and moon and then have it to display forever. Junior Matt Litster creates art that is far less permanent, and he uses an entirely different can...

Breaking Boundaries: Male-bodied students use makeup to push against societal norms

Breaking Boundaries: Male-bodied students use makeup to push against societal norms

Jackie Perelman, Arts Writing Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Arts, Showcase

David Bowie, Alice Cooper and Prince were at the forefront of androgyny. They wore makeup before it was socially acceptable for a man to do so, and their uniqueness earned them an enormous fan base. Why, then, has it taken so long for the first male Covergirl to be chosen? Why are so many people still ju...

Makeup Tutorial #2 featuring Isobel Souza

Makeup Tutorial #2 featuring Isobel Souza

Vera Targoff, Staff Writer

January 23, 2017


Filed under Arts, Showcase

When did you start doing your makeup? Probably two years ago, doing makeup for my dance performances. What do you like the most about makeup? I think of it as an art. There’s brushes, it takes practice, there’s a variety of things you can do with it. What would you say to people who...

Makeup Tutorial #1 featuring Lia Rosenblatt

Makeup Tutorial #1 featuring Lia Rosenblatt

Vera Targoff, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017


Filed under Arts, Showcase

When did you start doing makeup? I started in 8th grade, but I only got okay at it this year. Why do you wear makeup? It’s fun! I get to experiment with colors on my eyes. It’s like drawing, but on my face. I don’t have to show people a drawing, they can just look at my face and they’re like, ...

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