The Wichitan

Heap of Birds explains meaning behind art

At the end of his art gallery, Edgar Heap of Birds talks about the meaning behind his artwork and experiences.

Robin Reid

February 1, 2017

The opening reception of “Secrets in Life and Death” by multi-disciplinary Arapaho and Cheyenne artist, Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds, took place Jan. 27 at the Juanita Harvey Art Gallery.  During the exhibit, Heap of Birds sought to provide deeper explanations behind his art and life, whic...

Art exhibition contains printmaking by Irving Herrera

Dierrica Smith

February 18, 2016

The Juanita Harvey art gallery is hosting an exhibit containing several printmaking pieces by artist Irving Herrera. The definition of  Printmaking is the process of creating prints that have an element of originality and uniqueness versus just being a photographic reproduction of a paintingGary Goldberg,...

Artist’s presence felt in Herrera’s prints

Artist's presence felt in Herrera's prints

Lane Riggs

February 12, 2016

Featuring the indigenous young women of an untouched culture, the woodblocks printing by Irving Herrera went on display in the Juanita Harvey Art Gallery on Feb. 12.The artistic maturity that was found within the tiniest nicks of a wood frame brought to life the model as well as the history of her cultureHerr...

Steamroller gives local high schoolers a new perspective

Lizca Bass, painting senior, and Auria Sanchez, teaching certification senior, unpeel the paper from the wood block to reveal the image for the Steamroller Print Event on Nocona Trial set up as a collaboration between MSU's Harvey School of Visual Arts and Wichita Falls Independent School District high schools, Feb 9, 2016. Photo by Francisco Martinez

Rachel Johnson

February 10, 2016

The art department hosted a Steamrolling Print Event off Nocona Trail Feb. 9 for the local art high school students, producing art that will be displayed throughout the week."We went with [the steamrolling project for the students] because of the exhibit in the main gallery, so we thought that it cou...

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