Exterior of Nancy Nicholas Hall in the evening, with lamps and windows glowing.
News & Events

SoHE News and Events: June 7-13

Angus’ New Exhibit at the Florence Griswold Museum
Jennifer Angus in Fragile Earth Exhibit

Design Studies Professor Jennifer Angus’ exhibition at the Florence Griswold Museum was featured in Ink Magazine. Angus’ exhibit is one of four at the museum under the theme Fragile Earth; The Naturist Impulse in Contemporary Art, where all the artists create pieces that raise awareness about environmental destruction. Titled Silver Wings and Golden Scales; Or, An Evening of Metamorphosis at the Lyme Art Colony, her exhibit features walls artfully covered in various insects arranged to look like wallpaper. She unsuspectingly creates beauty from these insects while informing visitors of their importance to the ecosystem. Read more about Angus’ exhibit here.

SoHE student takes over of International Internship Program

Textiles and Fashion Design student Salina Xiong took over International Internship Program’s Instagram. Xiong highlighted her experience in Kathmandu, Nepal as a Design and Product Development intern for a local company that specializes in handcrafted luxury home decor and accessories. She is currently designing a floor ottoman that includes patchwork Himalayan nettle and linen with copper accents. Follow her journey on IIP’s instagram.