Stages of Equity: Q&A with Kathy Hendrickson

Stages of Equity: Q&A with Kathy Hendrickson

The NHCC Fine & Performing Arts Department is launching Stages of Equity, a collection of work through a collaboration with talented guest artists. We need the arts now more than ever, to help us rest, heal, and continue the important work of dismantling racism. Here’s a Q&A with Kathy Hendrickson, Interim Dean of Performing & Fine Arts.

What was the inspiration behind Stages of Equity?

Get to Know the Guest Artist: Moira Bateman

Get to Know the Guest Artist: Moira Bateman

Moira Bateman is an abstract artist, who enjoys working with shapes and natural found materials. This year, she was chosen to be a guest artist in part of NHCC's “Stages of Equity” initiative to give diversity a more equitable place within our campus programing. You can view Moira's vinyl mural titled, Transform, in our 3D interactive gallery here, https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=RwG4iu8NPE1 

Find out more about Moira in the Q&A below!

Get to Know the Guest Artist: Willis Gilliard

Get to Know the Guest Artist: Willis Gilliard

Willis Gilliard is an emerging photographer in north Minneapolis. This year, he was chosen to be a guest artist in part of NHCC's “Stages of Equity” initiative to give diversity a more equitable place within our campus programing. You can view Willis' documentary photographic artwork, Divine Animal, in a Virtual Opening on November 5, from 5:30-7 p.m. 

Find out more about Willis in the Q&A below!

How would you describe your artistic practice?  

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Best of the County Fair [Photo Gallery]

Best of the County Fair [Photo Gallery]

On Wednesday, August 29, North Hennepin Community College hosted its annual County Fair. Students, staff and faculty enjoyed free food and games, including a dunk tank, bean bag toss, giant connect four, blow-up-games, caricatures, hammer shot and more!