Author: Patricia Voigt

Fine Arts Column: Beyond words

PATRICIA VOIGT FINE ARTS COLUMNIST I have always found it incredibly fascinating the way a simple phrase, poem, or story could purely captivate the mind of a person. Even as a child who despised reading, I understood that there was…

The Fruits of Our Labor

PATRICIA VOIGT FINE ARTS COLUMNIST I love movies, listening to my iPod, admiring paintings, etc., but there is nothing quite like watching a live performance art. A ballet, a symphony orchestra, a solo artist performance, and of course the live…

Fine Arts Column: Why Art?

PATRICIA VOIGT FINE ARTS COLUMNIST If you are any sort of believer in the one true God, it’s incredibly obvious that God is an artist. He’s also a scientist, historian, mathematician, engineer, lawyer, nurse, linguist—and the list goes on. And…

Fine Arts Letter to the Editor

PATRICIA VOIGHT SOPHOMORE DRAMA MAJOR I can honestly say that I believe that fine art seems to go unappreciated here at Franciscan. Understand that I love this school dearly, but when you’re a drama major and you hear seniors telling…