photos http://wkar.org en Local project to use selfies to redefine beauty http://wkar.org/post/local-project-use-selfies-redefine-beauty <p><span id="docs-internal-guid-586157d2-d560-c4bb-8525-37fa2171666a" style="font-size:16px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">Starting next week, a new project will encourage girls to redefine their understanding of beauty and boost self-esteem, through Selfie. The workshop titled “<a href="http://rcah.msu.edu/news-events/events/art-selfie-how-selfies-create-confidence-gallery-opening">The Art of the Selfie: How Selfies Create Confidence</a>” is &nbsp;a collaboration between the <a href="http://rcah.msu.edu/">Residential College in the Arts and Humanities</a>, <a href="http://inclusion.msu.edu/Project6050/">the 60/50 Project</a>, and the <a href="http://www.elpl.org/">East Lansing Public Library</a>. </span> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:53:12 +0000 Current State 50832 at http://wkar.org Local project to use selfies to redefine beauty MSU Museum photos capture modern workers http://wkar.org/post/msu-museum-photos-capture-modern-workers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>MSU<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Museum has</span><a href="http://museum.msu.edu/index.php?q=node/1039" style="line-height: 1.5;"> two new photo exhibitions</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> that display the work life of people around the globe. One is called “An Extraordinary Document of Our World” and &nbsp;the other is called “Detroit Resurgent.” The Detroit project will be turned into a book by the </span><a href="http://msupress.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">MSU Press</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> next year.&nbsp;</span></p><div> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:23:38 +0000 Current State 42377 at http://wkar.org MSU Museum photos capture modern workers Photographers capture the beauty and the misery of Flint http://wkar.org/post/photographers-capture-beauty-and-misery-flint <p></p><p>Flint: the most violent city in the nation, a failed city, an urban wasteland.&nbsp; These are the headlines that have defined Flint, but they don’t tell the whole story.</p><p>“Welcome to Flint,” is a collaborative project by photographers <a href="http://juanmadridphoto.com/homepage.html">Juan Madrid</a> and <a href="http://brettcarlsen.com/#">Brett Carlsen</a>.</p><p>The two New York-based artists travel on and off to Michigan, trying to capture the city of Flint. <em>Current State’s</em> Emanuele Berry spoke to the pair about their project.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 17:46:59 +0000 Current State 42000 at http://wkar.org Photographers capture the beauty and the misery of Flint