New College Senior Thesis Exhibition

Sarasota Herald Tribune, May 14, 2020

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They may have had other plans, but students in the New College of Florida Art Department will be showcasing their 2020 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition online. “The Embodied Mind” is the result of a yearlong studio art research project that focuses on the role of painting for exploring and celebrating well-being, diversity and community. It features the work of students Miranda Chapman, Kayden VanAntwerp and Samantha Zellner, who are celebrating queer pride and gender fluidity while tackling important issues, including mental illness awareness. You can see their work at dss.ncf.edu/2020embodiedmind/

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Located in Sarasota, New College of Florida has educated intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement since its founding in 1960. As the State of Florida’s designated honors college, New College provides an exceptional education that transforms students’ intellectual curiosity into personal accomplishment. The 110-acre campus on Sarasota Bay is home to more than 700 students and 80 full-time faculty engaged in interdisciplinary research and collaborative learning. New College offers nearly 40 areas of concentration for undergraduates and a master’s degree program in Data Science.

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