The Horizon

New artist resident brings new ideas to IUS ceramics program

Ewerth discusses the composition of some clay with students in class. Photo by Shelby Pennington.

Shelby Pennington, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2019

Tucked in a small room adjacent to the ceramics classroom, clay, vinyl and plastic twist together in bright colors and bold forms. The walls are plastered with drawings, neon paint, tape and material samples; all inspiration to the studio’s occupant, artist resident Sydney Ewerth. Artist Reside...

Sellersburg to host art festival this weekend

2017 Art In Speed Park tee shirt design created by Doreen DeHart.

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2017

In the midst of classes beginning and the dwindling summer heat, Kim Johnson, Art in Speed Park Director, has one last presentation before saying her goodbyes until next year; a showing in the arts. Art in Speed Park continues a 27-year tradition this weekend, Aug. 26 and 27, bringing high qualit...

IU Southeast Printmaking Program Encourages Artistic Expression

IU Southeast Printmaking Program Encourages Artistic Expression

Stephen Simmons, Staff Writer

March 13, 2017

According to the school’s website, IU Southeast has more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programs. These academic options allow students to explore their unique interests. Offering variety, IU Southeast’s printmaking program is providing students with opportunities to develop their artistic abil...



Charlyn Corum, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016

They started from scratch and created a space that welcomed viewers. Donna Stallard, senior lecture and foundations coordinator, taught a class called Gallery Practicum. This class teaches students how to select a venue for an exhibition, make frames, prepare artwork, design postcards for exh...

Activism in the arts

Activism in the arts

John Boyle, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2016

After the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage last June, Kim Davis, a county clerk in Rowan County, Kentucky, began withholding marriage licenses from couples looking to exchange vows. Davis was later jailed for contempt of court for ignoring court orders to start issuing licenses again....

Suffering in silence

Image  courtesy of Cody Tevis

Ty Simpson, Staff Reporter

February 22, 2016

Three minutes and 14 seconds of silence. That’s how long Cody Tevis, fine arts junior, told the story of a young woman struggling with depression in his short film, “Battle.” Tevis used body language and shot selection to tell the story. “Battle” was accepted into the TMC London Film ...

Senior art exhibition depicts identical twins

Reba Potter, fine arts senior, stands next to a piece from her B.A. senior art exhibition on Thursday, Jan. 14.

Connor Edrington, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2016

Bright, colorful artwork hangs on two walls of the art gallery in the lower level of the IUS library. The artwork displays two similar people in two different ways. Reba Potter, fine arts senior, created the artwork for her B.A. senior art exhibition, which began Thursday, Jan. 14. The artwork is...

IUS Library hosts Bogarting Hogarth, the Jerry Springer of the Art Community

Rain Hopkins, Staff Writer

October 23, 2014

Drunken orgys, defaced bibles and burning casinos-- these are just a few of the scandalous topics covered in William Hogarth’s artwork. “It’s just super juicy,” said David Spencer-Pierce, printmaking junior. Spencer-Pierce chose to curate a printmaking series based on the artist’s work...

Former IU Southeast student exhibits work

Former IU Southeast student exhibits work

Haley Warwick, Staff Writer

September 3, 2014

Wende Cudmore, printmaking artist, uses fruits and vegetables to create unique works of art that in her words, transform tradition. Her work is currently displayed on the first floor of the IU Southeast library. Cudmore is a 2013 IU Southeast graduate with a BFA in printmaking. Cudmore is a non-traditional...

Students experience Asian culture

IUS Horizon

October 7, 2012

Recently a group of IUS students was able to visit Asia by simply riding a bus. Valerie Scott, senior lecturer in psychology, took her Psychology 451 class to the Crane House in Louisville, where they immersed themselves in Asian culture. Also known as the Asia Institute, the Crane House provi...