Tag Archives: Art

Local artist brings mosaics to Dothan Campus walking trail

January 18, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Those enjoying the walking trail at Troy University’s Dothan Campus will notice some beautiful additions to several of the picnic tables.

Headland-based artist Frederic Lecut, originally from France, recently turned the stone tables into mosaics made of smaller mosaics created by his students throughout the area.

The mosaics were sponsored by the Troy University Dothan…

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Troy University officially unveils Janice Hawkins Cultural Arts Park

December 13, 2016
By Greg Phillips

Troy University’s new Janice Hawkins Cultural Arts Park is poised to become one of the region’s most important centers for the study and appreciation of global art.

Hundreds gathered at the park in November for the official dedication ceremony. The event included University, local and state officials, in addition to performances from students and faculty.

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Rosa Parks Museum’s Veterans’ Voices exhibit helps veterans, families discover healing properties of art

November 11, 2016
By Andy Ellis

When Sarita Gish’s son was deployed in Iraq in 2005, she looked to her art to help her cope with her worry and concern.

Gish, who says she has been painting for most of her life, poured her heart out onto canvas, producing a the piece “My Son…Let Freedom Ring,” which is a part of…

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