Category: Mims—Schvarstein

Lois Mailou Jones

Lois Mailou Jones was an American Artist in the 20th century, who created various art-pieces. I discuss a few of her pieces and discuss their connections to the Harlem Renaissance.


Art can be manifested even in the most mundane. This goes hand in hand with the idea of pareidolia, or finding themes and associations in how things are arranged, no matter how random they may be.

Sharks in NYC

Sharks are a vital part of the NYC oceanic ecosystem. Over the past years, rising sea temperatures are attracting nonnative shark species and changing the ecosystem.


“Connections” explores the idea that people can transcend their known experiences through learning about the expressions of artists vastly different from themselves.