El Estoque

The unseen art: misconceptions of modern art

The unseen art: misconceptions of modern art

Brian Xu and Annie Zhang

March 13, 2019

blue canvas with a white stripe running down its middle sold for $48.3 million. A solid green portrait of an inverted trapezoid sold for $1.6 million. An empty frame for a “non-visible” piece of art sold for $10,000. But is there any meaning behind this white stripe on a blue canvas? Is t...

MVHS’ Art department holds an open-to-all art festival

MVHS’ Art department holds an open-to-all art festival

Devika Watave

May 24, 2017

ewly done chalk paintings, black and white photos, students playing live music and a canvas for anyone to add their own art were just a few of the featured parts of MVHS’ Art Festival, hosted by the Art department on Saturday, May 6. This public event, held from 2 P.M. to 6 P.M., showcased published...

Q&A: Art Club President seeks to inspire others artistically

Q&A: Art Club President seeks to inspire others artistically

Mingjie Zhong

December 3, 2014

What can three-year-olds do? At age three, senior Stephanie Shi discovered her talent for drawing by doodling in her living room. Her passion for art has stuck with her since then, and as this year’s MVHS Art Club President, Shi hopes to create more opportunities for other students to create art...