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Bringing old artifacts to life with ‘Vanished’

What the Hooker Oak tree would see if it was still standing today. Photo credit: Jessica Carvajal Castillo

Jessica Carvajal Castillo

December 13, 2017

“Vanished” takes you on a trip to explore four lost icons: the Hooker Oak tree, a lost mammoth tooth, a missing volcano and Ishi, the last of the Yahi. The exhibit follows six collaborators as they explore four lost icons in the world. They link each piece using myth, memory, fact and fiction. The...

Museum exhibit at Chico State gives perspective on vanished icons

Representation of the Hooker Oak Tree of Chico is expressed in form of art history. Photo credit: Luke Dennison

Luke Dennison

December 4, 2017

The Vanished art gallery is open to give a new perspective on losses and discoveries throughout the past 50 million years on campus.Four main focuses of Vanished are The Missing Mount Tehama: A Vanished Stratovolcano, A Return to Deer Creek for Ishi, “The last of the Yahi”, Sudden Void: The Fall ...

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