In this review, Canadian artist Scott Rogers sifts through the sprawl of dOCUMENTA (13), which opened in Kassel last weekend, to identify six must-see projects. With inflections that range from science toys to Cézanne paintings, it’s still an all-encompassing array.
A big question for many MFA students wrapping up the first year of their programs is whether they should continue on for the second year. Here, Scott Rogers, a Calgary transplant at the Glasgow School of Art, reflects on the issue and delivers highlights of his spring term.
Like a dozen other Canadians, Alberta artist Scott Rogers is currently undertaking an MFA at the Glasgow School of Art. Now, Rogers explains what led him to Scotland, the ups and downs of schooling there, and how fine art meshes well with this city’s gritty reputation.