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Aug. 29, 2022

Fall 2022 Community Update

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Jun. 29, 2022

Remembering Scripps’ Iconic Professor Emerita of Art History, Dr. Samella Lewis

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May. 31, 2022

In the Media: Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Ebony Mourn Passing of Professor Emerita Samella Lewis

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Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery


August 29, 2022

Fall 2022 Community Update

In my first months, I have enjoyed meeting Scripps students, faculty, staff, alums, families, and friends, representing a variety of disciplines, generations, professions, and geographic regions. Each encounter has reinforced my sense of this community’s deep commitment to and admiration for the distinctive Scripps academic and residential experience.

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June 29, 2022

Remembering Scripps’ Iconic Professor Emerita of Art History, Dr. Samella Lewis

An art historian, curator, and celebrated visual artist, Lewis devoted her life to spotlighting other Black creatives.

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May 31, 2022

In the Media: Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Ebony Mourn Passing of Professor Emerita Samella Lewis

Samella Lewis, “godmother” of Black art and professor emerita of art, has died at 99.

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May 4, 2022

In the Media: Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery Receives Art Grant, Outlook Pasadena Reports

The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery received a grant from the Pasadena Art Alliance.

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April 13, 2022

In the Media: Lucy Bloomtran ’23 to Curate Exhibition of Works by Jean Goodwin Ames, Claremont Courier Reports

Lucy Bloomtran ’23 will curate an exhibition of works by Jean Goodwin Ames, a former Scripps College professor.

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March 30, 2022

Paul Soldner’s Colorado Home Accepted into Historic Artists’ Homes and Studios Program

Professor Emeritus Paul Soldner’s home in Aspen, Colorado, was one of seven new sites accepted into the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Historic Artists’ Homes and Studios program (HAHS).

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February 3, 2022

Scripps College’s 77th Ceramic Annual Opens February 5

The Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery will host Scripps College’s 77th Ceramic Annual, the longest ongoing exhibition of contemporary ceramics in the nation, from February 5–April 17, 2022. The exhibition, curated by Petaluma-based visual artist Ashwini Bhat, is free and open to the public.

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November 19, 2021

LA Edge Exhibition Features Work from Art and Media Studies Faculty

On October 30, the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery opened the second half of LA Edge, a two-part exhibition showcasing the work of Scripps faculty from the departments of art and media studies.

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October 8, 2021

Scripps Alums Combine Business with Art to Craft Their Dream Careers

From the time Marielle Epstein ’18 first set foot on the Scripps campus, she knew what she wanted to study: fashion history. But figuring out how to craft a career out of a seemingly niche interest was a tougher question.

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April 5, 2021

In the Media: Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery Ukiyo-e Prints on Display at JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles, Spectrum 1 Reports

More than 60 Japanese ukiyo-e prints from the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery collection are now on display as part of JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles’ “Nature/Supernature” exhibition, Spectrum 1 reported. Scripps will partner with JAPAN HOUSE, Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art for an April 19, 2021, event that explores the collection’s themes.

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