SMC Art Gallery turned into movie theatre
“The watershed year was 1991,” DeRose said. “We had Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Thelma and Louise, Silence of the Lambs and La Femme Nikita.” Stereotypical female roles “went out the window” in favor of “very tough, very active women characters who took things into their own hands.”
Dombrosky presenting at symposium
David Park (1911-1960) played a seminal role in reviving figurative work in the 1950s, when New York-style abstract expressionism was the rage.
SMC celebrates Black History Month
Besides being a presidential election year, 2020 also represents a landmark year for voting rights, marking the 150th anniversary of 1870’s 15th Amendment, giving black men the right to vote after the Civil War, and the suffrage centennial of the 19th Amendment allowing women to vote.
SMC Band Clinic Day becoming annual event
Berrien Springs Director of Bands Kelly Rosselit was “impressed and pleased” by the clinic. “I brought my group because I wanted them to have a chance to perform on a stage before their actual festival day.”