The student newspaper of Washington and Lee University

The Ring-tum Phi

The student newspaper of Washington and Lee University

The Ring-tum Phi

The student newspaper of Washington and Lee University

The Ring-tum Phi


Mary Mattingly’s “Drum” is one of three sculptures in the exhibit tackling the prevalence of overconsumption in today’s society.

Mary Mattingly’s “Proposals” explores the weight of overconsumption

By creating “bundles” of possessions, the artist seeks to understand the relationship between people and their environments
Faith Chang
September 25, 2023
A white artwork with red tubes connecting to five small pickaxes arranged in a circle.

Sam Blanchard’s “Futile State” explores the connection between humans and technology

The contemporary art exhibit features machines that visitors can interact with
Catherine McKean, Arts & Life Editor
February 7, 2023

Staniar presents Kathleen Olson’s Passage in a new and colorful exhibit

Staniar Gallery celebrates W&L professor Kathleen Olson’s career during Alumni Weekend.
Catherine McKean
May 17, 2022
Dibbles thesis is based on dinner parties and includes a video element. Photo by Jess Kishbaugh, 24.

Seniors reflect on art thesis exhibition: “Memory & Motion”

The 2022 studio art majors’ final show will remain in Staniar Gallery through April 9
Virginia Laurie
April 12, 2022
“Donald Nield: American Surrealist” will be on display in Staniar Gallery from Jan. 10 to Feb. 9.

Staniar exhibit explores the definition of surrealism

American artist Donald Nield’s works merge Old Master painting, surrealism and pop art styles
Catherine McKean
February 1, 2022

100 years of women’s suffrage in America

“A Yellow Rose Project” invites artists to reflect on the centennial of the 19th Amendment
Catherine McKean
October 26, 2021

Staniar hosts first in-person gallery event in over a year

“To See Color First” showcases work by American artist Louise Herreshoff Eaton
Catherine McKean
September 29, 2021
Load More Stories

Comments (0)

All The Ring-tum Phi Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest