Art Exhibit at the MAC: Susan Luss and NRHS Student Art

  • Start: January 18, 2020 12:00 am
  • End: February 14, 2020 12:00 am

Over the course of three months, from October 2019 through January 2020, NRHS visiting artist Susan Luss worked with five art classes. She created and presented her ongoing work that uses sunlight and her found object installations as foundations for collaborative student led projects.

On January 18, 2020, from 12pm to 4pm, we are celebrating this months-long engagement with the opening of Susan’s solo exhibition, in conjunction with four student-led collaborative installations featuring art from almost 100 students in grades 9 through 12.

On view through February 14th, 2020
Monday – Friday / 8am to 3pm.
Or by appointment via message.

In the Museum of Arts & Culture:

today, I am . . .

Solo exhibition by Susan Luss

Susan’s exhibition here at NRHS is a site responsive installation bringing together her ongoing collaboration with the sun and other natural forces, her found ephemera collections, her works on canvas and paper, along with other assemblages’ pieces.

In the MAC Gallery: #asphaltforensics

PAVE Visual Arts 1,2,3 classes and 2D and 3D AP Art classes collaborated, creating this installation with hundreds of found objects – inspired by Susan’s #asphaltforensics project.

Room composition designed by Maura Kelly-Yuoh
Installation Crew – Maura Kelly-Yuoh, Annie Hessel, Jasmine Oliveros

In House 4 Bridge Hallway – 3 installations:#lightpainting and #asphaltforensics

East side windows of hallway:
Susan’s #lightpainting installation.

West side windows of hallway:
PAVE 1 and 2 classes teamed up to create 18 #lightpainting window installations.
Along both sides of the hallway:
PAVE 1, 2, and 3 photo compositions of their #asphaltforensics found objects.

In the House 4 CAFE: #lightpainting

CAFÉ window installations by senior 2D AP student Molly Weckesser and PAVE 3 class inspired by the work of Susan Luss.

Center Window – Molly Weckesser

Window 1 Design – Kailey Griffith
Team: Jasmine Oliveros, Ariria Alonso, Lola Bollman, Avryl Jimenez

Window 2 Design- Natalie Alonzo
Team: Brooke Rieger, Brittney Benjamin, Ashley Gomez

Window 3 Design – Lucie Opdyke
Team: Wenting Yu, Fatima Navarro, Ava Vernor

Window 4 Design – Julian Quintero
Team: Rocco Ruggiero, Sophia Pelaez, Joe DeLoach, Stacey Cisneros