The Horizon

IUS Art Department quickly adapts to finishing spring 2020 semester online

Emily Sheehan, assistant professor of fine arts, stands in the Barr Gallery.

Anna Smith, Photo Editor

April 13, 2020

On Monday, March 30, classes resumed online for all of IU Southeast. The remainder of the spring 2020 semester will finish online. Just like the rest of IUS, the art department had to adjust. Each of the six fine art disciplines rely on face to face interactions for critiques, a creative environment...

Louisville photographer makes photos by hand

Rudy Salgado stands in his darkroom, a repurposed closet dimly lit with an orange safelight. In this small space, Salgado prepares and develops his tintype photos.

January 12, 2020

For Rudy Salgado, Instagram filters are just not enough. A Louisville, Ky.-based artist passionate about creating art with his hands, Salgado decided to make his photographs look ‘old-fashioned’ by making them the ‘old-fashioned’ way. He uses the tintype method, a photographic technology invented...

From Doodles to Award Winning Art

Kacey Slones austronaut print was excepted into this semesters Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition at IU Southeast

Charlyn Corum, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2016

Some people are born to make art. Kacey Slone, printmaking and graphic arts senior, has known that she enjoyed art since she was a young child. Starting at a very young age, Slone colored a lot, made storybooks and took photos. Her grandmother would buy her disposable cameras each week and print the pictures out for her. These experiences triggered her passion for art. Before transferring to IU Southeast, Slone graduated from...