Field Work: Exodo and Soundwalking

Dip into the creative processes of two of CAAD’s summer projects, Exodo and Soundwalking. This week we bring you some of their sonic discoveries… EXODO Daniel Dones http://pages.vassar.edu/exodo/files/2015/06/ZOOM0007.mp3   cementerio |Cemetery noun the closest symbolic border extant in the States   twixt life and death we meandered through the graves spoke power into their names perhaps some Read more about Field Work: Exodo and Soundwalking[…]

Field Work: Magical Realism and Day of the Dead

Today we’re sharing some of the research of our Exódo summer multi-arts collective! Vassar student Ariana Sacristan-Benjet offers an overview of magical realist fiction and its relationship to Day of the Dead. “Magical Realism” is a literary genre common in Latin American writers. As I looked at some novels and stories under this genre I Read more about Field Work: Magical Realism and Day of the Dead[…]

Commencement Inspiration, and Congrats Vassar Class of ’15!

The whole CAAD team wishes the Vassar class of ’15 a hearty congratulations on their achievements, and best wishes for the next steps! For a little commencement preview, we bring you NPR’s pretty amazing new app that features the best of college commencement speeches since 1774 (including a few from Vassar’s commencements). Looking for a Read more about Commencement Inspiration, and Congrats Vassar Class of ’15![…]

Collaboratory Fall 2015 Call for Proposals

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: The Collaboratory Fall 2015 Deadline: MAY 15th, 2015 The Creative Arts Across Disciplines (CAAD) Initiative at Vassar invites proposals for The Collaboratory, a space available to the entire Vassar community for making and showing creative work. Any student or student group can apply to use The Collaboratory for a creative project in Read more about Collaboratory Fall 2015 Call for Proposals[…]

CAAD Courses for ’15-’16 are HERE!

As registration looms, are you looking for courses for ’15-’16? CAAD is contributing development, supplies, and guest artist funds to a bunch of awesome courses next year. Check out the catalog and review our list below for some great options that integrate the arts across disciplines, offer the opportunity to work with new technologies, and include Read more about CAAD Courses for ’15-’16 are HERE![…]