The Northerner

Celebrating Frank Duveneck

William Fisher

November 20, 2009

The Schlachter Archives, housed within Northern Kentucky University’s Steely Library, has a sampling of Frank Duveneck’s paintings on display through Nov. 21. The exhibit has a collection of 15 works attributed to Frank Duveneck, along with several other pieces relating to the artist, including...

Seniors take over art exhibit

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

November 18, 2009

Joe Castelli/Web Editor-in-ChiefThe Senior Art Exhibition is taking place from November 12-20 at the Northern Kentucky University Fine Arts Center. The exhibit features original art work of seven senior Bachelor of Fine Art candidates, and is a requirement for all students majoring in the various visual art di...

Interactive: Senior art exhibition

Joe Castelli

November 18, 2009

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Filming from different angles

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

November 10, 2009

Photo provided by artist.Photo courtesy of MCT Campus.Motion pictures were first produced over a hundred years ago and, although archaic by todays standard of film, instantly gripped the nation with the innovative ability to capture and replay a moving image. And although movies are continuing to enthrall...

Transformers

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

November 4, 2009

Photo courtesy of the NKU Theatre Department.Social commentary denouncing the scourge of conformity and unchallenged societal tenets are the subjects of the newest play being performed at NKU's Stauss Theatre. Rhinoceros, originally penned in the 1950s by playwright, Eugene Ionesco, tells the tale of a ...

Event Preview: Haunting in Callahan

Katie Blair and Katie Blair

October 27, 2009

Graphic courtesy of MCT CampusNorthern Kentucky University's Callahan Residence Hall will host a terrifying, chilling event Wednesday, October 28, 2009 from 8pm-10pm.' It's Callahan Hall's second annual Haunted House. Admission to the haunted house is free, however, canned food donations are accept...

A Fox and his Samurai Jesus

Tim Owens and Tim Owens

October 25, 2009

Charlotte Etherton/Photo Editor' In Andrew Brown's opinion, his band, Foxes on Fire, is not a top priority. 'If the powers that be deem it to be something bigger than what it is then by all means let it be,' Brown said. 'But priority-wise, we'll see what happens in May. I'm kind of hamstrung by school....

Not your common carvings

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

October 25, 2009

Ed Morris/Assitant Photo EditorHis hands are rough, half cut, half healed - all abrasive. But making art, something delicate and ornate, an object of beauty chiseled from his middle-aged and toiled fists would not persist to be referenced as carvings. Call it a sculpture, a fashioned pile of pulp, t...

The iPhone Academy

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

October 13, 2009

Photo illustration for Charlotte EthertonTimothy Ferguson no longer has those all-important, lengthy conversations with his daughter. The Director of Northern Kentucky University's Infrastructure Management Institute (IMI), says that technology has replaced that pesky role, leaving the father and daugh...

The Roc is in the building

Tim Owens and Tim Owens

October 13, 2009

Charlotte Etherton/Photo EditorFew rappers these days can muster up enough hits to legitimize a concert, let alone one that lasts an hour and a half. On the flipside, there are few artists these days who can leave you begging for more after that long. That is exactly what Jay-Z did Oct. 10 at the Bank...

Much Ado is more than nothing

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

October 5, 2009

Charlotte EthertonThe first installment of performances to hit the big stage at NKU this academic year is the Shakespearean tale, Much Ado About Nothing. In the romantic comedy, we are introduced to a pair of lovers (Claudio and Hero) who are set to be married in a week. In order to fill idle time, a...

Jackson on Local Fare

Jeremy Jackson and Jeremy Jackson

September 28, 2009

Cassie GravesPompilio's Italian Cuisine From the second you walk in to Pompilio's you are confronted with an icon of local history. From the old style cherry and mahogany bar--a throw back to when saloons were the gold standard - to the uncomplicated ingredients that dress the menu, Pompilio's has re...

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