Nick Gagnon – Intellectual Profile

1. Give some basic information about your studies and fields of interest.

I am currently in my fifth year at CU. I’m in the Drawing BFA program but I also enjoy printmaking, sculpture, and creating interactive art.

2. Describe an exhibition that you liked or found impressive. Tell us why. Please provide a link to a website, if possible.

The MFA show last fall was less than impressive (personally), but the exhibit just in the next room was amazing. There were a group of private collections on display featuring original Picasso’s and the like. http://cuartmuseum.colorado.edu/exhibition/points-of-view-selections-from-seven-colorado-collections/ Chagoya’s “Cannibal’s” soup cans were also great. They reminded me of the Wacky Packages I used to collect as a kid. Here’s a very similar example: http://www.wackypackages2007.com/ans5/couponbacks/CANNIBALS.html

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