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North celebrates students' artistic talent

North celebrates students' artistic talent

Angela Nie June 24, 2021

Ranging from stunning portrait photography to intricate clay mugs, students displayed a diverse set of artistic talents in this year’s virtual Celebration of Visual Art.  In previous years, the event...

History team qualifies for nationals

History team qualifies for nationals

David Feng April 19, 2019

History team’s A and B team both qualified for the National History Bowl in their first year as a club. North’s strong performances in competitions throughout the year allows them to compete against...

North student localizes global “street piano” project in Newton

North student localizes global “street piano” project in Newton

Hannah Liu March 15, 2017

Pianists are invited to spontaneously perform on the piano in the theatre entrance, which is covered in paintings inspired by children’s writer Jan Brett. Rimmed with leaf and crown decorations, the...

Review: Students display year of artwork at Art Morning

Review: Students display year of artwork at Art Morning

Rose Bostwick May 20, 2015

by Rose Bostwick Student painters, photographers, and sculptors displayed various pieces of artwork for Art Morning, last Friday from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the art wing. Art Morning is an annual exhibit...

Review: Art Morning exhibits true talent

Review: Art Morning exhibits true talent

The Newtonite May 21, 2014

by Maya Abou-Rizk Student artists displayed their photos, ceramic pieces, drawings, paintings, and other artwork last Friday at “Art Morning” on Main Street and in the art wing, 7 to 9:30 a.m. In the...

Sophomores Jessica Pullen-Schmidt, Julia Dwyer, and Naomi Forman-Katz work on a finger painting in Julia Dwyers sketchbook, which will be on display during Art Morning.

Preview: Students to display artwork during end of year exhibition

The Newtonite May 8, 2014

by Maya Abou-Rizk Hundreds of ceramic, photo, and art pieces will cover the first floor art wing and Main Street, as art students display their past year’s work for Art Morning. “Art Morning is our...

Preview: Student creates mosaic inspired by Boston Strong

The Newtonite September 6, 2013

by Maddie Griswold For months, "Boston Strong" has been the rallying cry of a city torn apart by terrorism. So when senior Irina Rojas proposed a mosaic as a tribute to the victims, principal Jennifer...

Feature: Design students use unconventional materials to create mural

The Newtonite February 14, 2013

by Maddie Griswold Inspired by an initiative by last year’s Major II and III students, Design and Visual Communications set out to make a statement about recycling and environmental consciousness. Using...

Column: More art, please

The Newtonite February 13, 2013

by Jared Perlo Harry Potter and pals grace the wall of a staircase, while an intense, intimidating tiger’s head reminds every passing student of this school’s successful athletics right outside of...

Martha’s Vineyard inspires English teacher and librarian Kevin McGrath’s paintings and sketches. In addition, McGrath illustrates children’s books.

Semester I Special: Anthropomorphism defines Kevin McGrath’s work

The Newtonite January 18, 2013

by Samantha Libraty Paddling across the light blue brush strokes of the open water, the elephant and his grasshopper friend search for an island off in the distance. The poster of librarian and English...

Artist of the Month: Senior excels in painting, theatre design

The Newtonite October 12, 2012

by Peter Diamond “I cannot remember a time when I wasn't doing art,” said senior Amalia Sweet, who has explored many parts of the fine and performing arts department. “Somewhere along the line I...

New art, photo teacher looks forward to year

The Newtonite September 18, 2012

by Leah Budson Art and photography teacher Tom MacIntyre has been interested in art since personality quizzes he took as a kid predicted he would become an artist. The quizzes proved accurate, considering...

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