Gowri Sunder

Class of 2018


  • Welcome Home

    Greeted by pulsing music and the proclamation of a “black multimedia space,” I immediately felt the gallery buzzing with energy around the brightly colored portraits of young, black, gender non-conforming males and color-blocked sculptures constructed from found materials. “My Boys” is spray painted along the wall of portraits, functioning as a sort of shrine to the young men portrayed in the soft...

    Pillbox | September 18, 2017
  • Roll Call

    “Art is thinking and theorizing manifest; it is a cousin of philosophy and a sibling to science, whose threads have exceeded the body and body politic to confront change through a series of radical proposals that have mapped humankind’s progression from the caves of Lascaux to contemporary
    conditions of post-humanism.”

    Pillbox | May 1, 2017
  • Booth

    Booth at Carnegie Mellon University's Carnival is hard to miss; there is always a bustling energy of people interacting with the student organization’s creations. These ambitious projects bring together a variety of groups on campus and, through the frantic setup of booths, show off their capacity for hard work and creativity. This year, in the spirit of the Timehop carnival, the themes for boot...

    Pillbox | April 24, 2017
  • The Frame: Textually Active

    Artists around the country are reflecting the reverberating impact of the election and increasing social tensions, most recently reflected in the work and controversy that arose in the Whitney Biennale. This semester has brought us, here at Carnegie Mellon, a season of art at the Frame Gallery that shows the different ways that students have been responding to the political climate. This Sunday ma...

    Pillbox | April 17, 2017
  • Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

    The Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, a bus ride away from campus, is one of the homes of the flourishing arts culture in Pittsburgh. Arts education, exhibition space, residencies, and arts advocacy are the main focus of this organization, making it a useful resource for artists in the area. On Friday, the Center hosted an opening of the 2017 Solo and Collaborative exhibitions. In a large, canary ye...

    Pillbox | April 3, 2017

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