Currents Editor Milan Loiacono shares her inspirations behind the Currents Fall 2019 edition “Light & Dark”
Fall 2019: Challenging Perceptions of Light & Dark
Few people take the time to consider that the vast majority of media teaches society that light is positive and darkness is negative, but this motif has significant implications.
Since ancient times, people have turned to the sky to explain natural phenomena, navigate and tell time, relaying stories to illustrate what they found.
Musical lyrics and melodies play upon themes of light and dark to create new meanings.
An inside look at the nightly neighbors in the Santa Monica Mountains.
Light and dark are necessary counterbalances in art. Whether it is gray scale or complete contrast, light and dark work together to create meaning.
This photo spread showcases night photography from around the globe, from the darkest zones to the brightest hotspots.
Hundreds of colors paint the world, carrying values and meanings tied to childhood stories, cultures and politics.
While light and sunlight can often energize or promote growth, they can also cause severe damage to certain individuals.
At a predominately white institution, embracing one’s blackness is a top priority for African American students and faculty.