Tag Archives: Art and Design

Bacon talks life, art during TROY Gallery Talk

February 27, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Dr. Art Bacon has worn a lot of hats in his 80 years — scientist, researcher, student, educator, civil rights activist.

But as he addressed a crowded room of observers in Troy University’s International Arts Center on Tuesday, he focused on the role that makes him happiest.

“For 40 years I had essentially a dual…

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Grade school students explore creative side at Trojan Art Day

February 27, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Carissa Potts is a high school junior, but she already knows how she wants to earn a living: creating art.

Potts and her Prattville High School classmates were among the hundreds taking part in Trojan Art Day on Friday at Troy University’s Troy Campus. The event featured art workshops and demonstrations led by TROY students…

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Troy University to host fifth annual Trojan Art Day on Feb. 23

February 21, 2018
By Andy Ellis

Nearly 300 middle and high school students and their parents from 24 Alabama counties will participate in the fifth annual Trojan Art Day at Troy University on Friday, Feb. 23.

Trojan Art Day offers workshops and demonstrations led by students and faculty in the University’s Department of Art and Design, preceding the District II Visual…

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