Tony Vacca is Artist-in-Residence

Tony Vacca is Artist-in-Residence

Tony Vacca is Artist-in-Residence at Cotting School Spring 2014 Tony Vacca, world percussionist and poet, will serve as Cotting School's Artist-in-Residence this spring through a STARS grant from the Mass Cultural Council (MCC). Tony is shown, above right,  with fellow musician Massamba Diop (pronounced Jope) in a kick-off performance at Cotting School. Lower School students will learn about the connection between science and sound, Middle School students will work on the math of rhythm, and Upper Schoolers will learn to play instruments they've made out of recycled materials as a connection to their studies about the ecosystem. On Friday, April 4th… Read More

Rosanne Trolan Honored by MassArt

Rosanne Trolan Honored by MassArt

MassArt Awards "Excellence in Art Education" to Teacher Rosanne Trolan [caption id="attachment_2663" align="alignleft" width="700"] Left to right: MassArt faculty members Dan Serig and Maureen Kelly, MassArt President Kay Sloan, Rosanne Trolan and MassArt faculty member John Crowe.[/caption] In line with its mission to provide access to superior art education to the public, Mass Art honors distinguished art educators from Massachusetts who have shown a lifetime achievement in serving the public. These individuals are pioneers or innovators in their practice of helping their students develop artistic minds, all the while promoting equity in access to art education. This year's award was… Read More

Student artwork on display at South Station

Student artwork on display at South Station

Before you board that train heading out of South Station, be sure to take a look at Cotting School’s miniature art exhibit in the main lobby area from now until March 7th. The exhibit is made up of artwork created by the students of the school, as well as photos from the school’s archives. You can find it near "Barbara’s Bestsellers" bookstand across from the main entrance of South Station terminal. For more information visit the South Station website. [gallery size="medium" link="file" ids="2735,2738,2734"]   Read More