Art Exhibition Essay – Prendergast to Pollock: American Modernism

Maurice Prendergast, Landscape with Figures, cat. no. 159, 57.212

Maurice Prendergast, Landscape with Figures, cat. no. 159, 57.212

From February 7 to May 10, 2015, the Everson Museum of Art is holding the exhibition Prendergast to Pollock: American Modernism from the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute. This exhibit focuses on the rise of Modernism and other influential American artists from the first half of the 20th Century. Continue reading

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Personality Test

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http://megaman.freeiz.com/Personality%20Quiz/monster.html

This test assignment doubled as our introduction to JavaScript, as well as tested our previous knowledge of design. Outside research was also involved for personality types, with this particular test being influenced by previous standards, such as Galen’s four temperaments and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. For personal design, I made it a tribute to the Golden Age of Horror and Universal’s classic monsters. Continue reading

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Midterm Exam: Modernism Into Postmodernism

Modernism to Postmodernism

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JavaScript Personality Test Draft

http://megaman.freeiz.com/Personality_Test/quiz.html

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JavaScript Exercises

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Variantology Writeup

Father and Son by Xiaowen Chen

Father and Son by Xiaowen Chen

All it takes is one glance to see that Variantology lives up to its name with a vast array of media appealing to all the senses. I attended the opening of the gallery on March 4, 2015 at the Fosdick-Nelson Gallery at Alfred University. This exhibition was put on to display the work of the faculty and the Division of Expanded Media. The official description of the event calls Variantology:

…An international research project with the aim of developing a critical appraisal of the established concepts of “media”

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Business Site

Screenshot of the webpage on Google Chrome

Screenshot of the webpage on Google Chrome

http://megaman.freeiz.com/businesssite/home.html

The purpose of this site was to test our skills with any given topic and color scheme (my given company name was Red Song and the color was #e67182). A bit of creativity was involved in interpreting the name; I opted to have mine be a music supply store. Meanwhile, with ‘red’ in the title, I had to take more liberties with the color scheme to reflect this. Continue reading

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