The Library Presents Alex McCarty

The Library is pleased to present select works by faculty member  Alex McCarty. McCarty (’00, ’02) is a member of the Makah Nation, as well as being an artist and teacher. He works in both contemporary printmaking and traditional style woodcarving. He is currently co-teaching the program Studio Projects: Tradition and Innovation, where students are learning the art of woodcarving, focusing on traditional designs and techniques.  


His carvings and prints as well as other traditional style art pieces can be found in display cases within the library. Photographs of McCarty and his students by Briana Martini can be found on the staircase leading up to the third floor of the library.  


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