Saturday, March 23

The Poetry of Painting

By Sona Stepanian Daily Bruin Contributor Although the Belgian surrealist painter Rene Magritte is known for his art, he could have easily made a career of poetry. Read more...


Shakur a credible artist, despite violence

Jeff Hilger is a second-year law student. On the eve of Tupac Shakur’s death, a friend of mine who knows next to nothing about rap music or hip-hop culture remarked, "If anybody deserved to die, it was probably Tupac." By this point, anybody who pays even scant attention to the newspapers, TV or radio knows that a "gangsta rapper" who lived a life true to his often violent and confrontational lyrics was shot and killed in Las Vegas. Read more...



Strike a pose

Friday, August 25, 1995 Pageant of the Masters brings art to life through elaborate sets, lightingBy Kristin Fiore Summer Bruin Senior Staff If museum art just doesn’t "come to life" for you, you may want to visit the Pageant of the Masters in Laguna Beach. Read more...


Lili Taylor captures talk of the town at this year’s Sundance Film Festival

Friday, August 25, 1995 Performances in ‘Warhol,’ ‘Girls Town’ earn actor kudosBy Brandon Wilson Summer Bruin Contributor Besides being a darling amongst critics and garnering a reputation as one of modern cinema’s most formidable actors, Lili Taylor has had the rare distinction of receiving her due praise while still in her prime, rather than being recognized years after the fact. Read more...


Shue on target with ‘Trigger’

Friday, August 25, 1995 By Lori Swingle Summer Bruin Contributor Once upon a time, it seemed Elisabeth Shue would forever play the girlfriend next door. Then came "Leaving Las Vegas," Shue’s role of a lifetime, which earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Actress. Read more...


Actor Bardem seen as the next Banderas

Friday, August 25, 1995 By Lori Swingle Summer Bruin Contributor When a new actor bursts onto the movie scene he is often pegged as the next so-and-so, or a young version of "that other guy." Well, Spain has a new export and the consensus seems to be that he is the next Antonio Banderas. Read more...