Willie Cole (American, b. 1955); Stowage, 1997; woodcut on paper. Museum purchase, Kathryn Hurd Fund. (M.2006.19) x1200
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Monthly Archives: December 2012

Winter Break 2012

Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977), Winter Landscape with Birches, oil on canvas board. Gift of Judy and John Curtin (87.11.2)_x400

The Williams College Museum of Art will be closed Saturday, December 22, 2011 through Tuesday, January 1, 2013 for the winter break campus shutdown. All of us at WCMA hope you have a joyous holiday and winter season.

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Art of the Month Club: Jonathan D. Secor

Photo by A. Blake Gardner_x500

“I will meet you at the eyes” was what the nice Irish woman speaking from her office in mid-town Manhattan said shortly after Hurricane Sandy had devastated large swaths of New York, ending what had already been a somewhat bizarre conversation about post storm logistics of picking up eleven year old girls from Brooklyn, Manhattan and Westchester. “I will meet you at the eyes”.

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Hopper in Paris

Edward Hopper (American, 1882-1967), Morning in a City, 1944, oil on canvas. Bequest of Lawrence H. Bloedel, Class of 1923, © Williams College Museum of Art. (77.9.7)_x345

The Edward Hopper painting, Morning in the City, 1944, from the WCMA permanent collection is currently on view in a major Edward Hopper exhibition, now at the Grand Palais in Paris.

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