Welcome back to SMU and the Hamon Arts Library! After a quiet and productive summer, we’re looking forward to the start of the fall semester. Hamon Arts Library is open year-round, and the staff use the summer for more intensive work. We’ve asked staff to share what projects they were doing, and they shared their highlights. Continue reading “While you were away: Summer projects at Hamon Library”
As part of a new fellowship program between SMU and École Nationale Supérieure d’Art (ENSA) in Dijon, France, French artist and student Hugo Capron is exhibiting his work at SMU’s Pollock Gallery from August 10-29.
We were able to interview Hugo about his art and his experience in Dallas thus far. Continue reading “Interview with French artist Hugo Capron, Exhibition Running through 8/29 at the Pollock Gallery”
I spend most of my workday at my desk, so streaming music is not just convenient, it’s essential. I have a turntable at home and a small collection of records inherited from my parents that I augment through buying resale vinyl and the occasional brand new album. The recent and much-maligned relaunch of TIDAL (a streaming music service for musicians by musicians) made me curious about how artists are compensated when I consume their product. Continue reading “How much do musicians earn distributing their music online?”