Category Archives: Media and Photography

Students selected for the Weston Portfolio Competition

Four students from PGHS were selected as winners for their exceptional photographs for this year’s Weston portfolio competition! Mark Michael Jacob Alt Elijah Taurke Sofia Chang All the winners will be on display at the Monterey Museum of Art. There … Continue reading

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Kubo and the Two Strings

Courtesy of Curiosity.com: “In 2017, for the second time in the history of the Oscars, an animated film is nominated for special effects. Laika Entertainment’s Kubo And The Two Strings was a groundbreaking film — up for Best Visual Effects … Continue reading

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Met Museum makes 375,000 Images Free

Courtesy of the New York Times: “All images of public-domain artworks in the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection — about 375,000 — are now free for anyone to use however they may please. The museum announced on Tuesday that it … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Bill Viola! One of “America’s preeminent video artists”

From The Metropolitan Museum of Art: “Video art was first introduced in the early 1960s by such pioneers as Nam June Paik and Bruce Nauman and continues to be a vital form of contemporary artistic expression. Since the early 1970s, … Continue reading

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