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Spectators of the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery flock to view the unique photography.

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize showcases power of identity

Kira Crutcher, Staff Writer November 26, 2019

White borders and brown wooden frames encase the unique, often conceptual photographic portraits of the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize Exhibit at The National Portrait Gallery in Charing Cross.  The...

The top half of the flyer to promote Ezgi Yurdanur’s (‘20) art exhibition “Lipstick on a Pig.” The event will take place Nov. 16 from 4-8pm at Mezzanine, The Koppel Project Central 49-50 Poland Street, London, W1F 7ND.

Ezgi Yurdanur (’20) to host art exhibition ‘Lipstick on a Pig’ Nov. 16

Angel Lu, Staff Writer November 12, 2019

Diverse forms of art and talent, showcased in exhibitions, are filling the cosmopolitan metropolis of London. Ezgi Yurdanur (’20) will manifest her unique art in her first solo art exhibition “Lipstick...

Black History Month song reviews: part 4

Houdah Daniels, Advanced Staff Writer October 30, 2019

Being a woman of color, especially a black woman, in a society historically catered to the success of white men, it is easy to feel trapped by the confinements of society’s barriers. Nevertheless, Lauryn...

Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life Exhibit sheds light on climate crisis

Helen Roth, Features Editor: Online October 29, 2019

Incorporating metal, mirrors, water, and Lego into one exhibition seems to be far from a typical art installation. Yet, nestled in the famous Tate Modern, “the Olafur Eliasson: In Real Life” exhibit...

Black History Month song reviews: part 3

Houdah Daniels, Staff Writer October 28, 2019

On a recent trip to Accra, Ghana, I sat in the passenger’s seat of my relative’s car when she shuffled her playlist to land on “Brown Skin Girl.” Having never heard the song prior, I was immediately...

Black history month song reviews: Part 2

Houdah Daniels, Staff Writer October 22, 2019

Rest in Peace Jordan Davis. Rest in Peace Eric Garner. Rest in Peace Michael Brown. Rest in Peace Trayvon Martin. Rest in Peace to the countless amount of sons, brothers, and fathers who have been victims...

'Joker' fixates on faults of American society

‘Joker’ fixates on faults of American society

Raunak Lally, Culture Editor: Online October 11, 2019

When the opening scene of the movie consisted of the to-be Joker, Arthur Fleck, played by Joaquin Phoenix, painting on carnival clown makeup, it was undeniable that everyone sitting in the cinema tensed....

Black history month song reviews: Part 1

Houdah Daniels, Staff Writer October 7, 2019

It is becoming increasingly necessary to address the uprising collaboration between Western culture and particularly West African culture in music, as the topic of cultural appropriation versus cultural...

Beijing Dumpling: A piece of China in the heart of London

Beijing Dumpling: A piece of China in the heart of London

Lily Whitman, Sports Editor: Print September 23, 2019

Walking into Beijing Dumpling, I was greeted by the sweet smell of dumplings and a warm, appealing restaurant space. The homey feel of the restaurant and the open kitchen made me feel comfortable amid...

Exposing corrupt entertainment sites

June 13, 2019

Maddy Whitman Media Editor Scrolling through YouTube, one might see an array of videos accompanied by meticulously crafted thumbnails and titles. Intrigued, they click on the video, but find themselves...

What’s unspoken about summer festivals

June 12, 2019

Anastasia Ruimy Staff Writer Summer music festivals are around the corner and some might find the cliché photos of people sitting on grassy fields with their friends, amongst a crowd of other people...

‘Avengers: Endgame’: end of an era

Sal Cerrell and Anna Duffy June 6, 2019

Spoilers for ‘Avengers: Endgame’ included. ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ marks the 23rd and most ambitious movie of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (M.C.U.) so far. Most fans, having witnessed the shocking...

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