May 1996

Cover Story

Wha is There to Teach About Art?

Feature

The Art of Collecting

Feature

A Mini-Seminar On Two Hood Pieces

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Cover Story

Wha is There to Teach About Art?

The academy once showed how to separate the great from the mere mortal. Now the emphasis is on the student, and the object is 'Visual literacy'

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Feature

The Art of Collecting

Just one thing determines whether you have the stuff to be a collector: Not money, taste, or an art-history education, but the willingness to be dragged by the nostrils on the whiff of Something Great.

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Feature

A Mini-Seminar On Two Hood Pieces

Dartmouth curators and professors tell what they see in these paintings.

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Article

Visions of the Ancestors

When it came to art, the Stone Age rocked.

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Feature

Guardian of Halos

A museum guard is more than a watchdog. He is a keeper of grace.

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Article

Baseball Weather Brings Bulldozers

Divers Notes and Observations

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Article

The Liberating Arts

"A culture without art can hardly he called a culture at all."

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Class Notes

1970

There's a lot of news this month. I spoke with Rick Sprague, who has started a new business Moody/Sprague in Birmingham, Ala. His architecture cum interior decorating team works primarily on historic properties. He and his

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Article

Minor Issues

The College's maintenance people have turned buildings and grounds into a canvas for practical arts.

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Class Notes

1979

Remember the big snowstorm of 1978 ? Dartmouth canceled classes for a day or two and we were jumping off Alpha Chi's roof into snow drifts. John (whoa, no bimbos) Benson and his 4-wheel drive Blazer triumphantly

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