Folio 14v, Samson & Delilah, Morgan Crusader Bible, 1244-1254, France. Courtesy of The Morgan Library, New York. x1200

Past Exhibitions

West, Poster Design (Detail), 2001. Hall Collection, Courtesy Franz West Foundation, Vienna, (c) legal successor of the artist. _x345

June 7, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Franz West

Franz West (Austrian, 1947-2012) is known for willfully unserious, non-ideological, and sometimes mischievously erotic mixed-media drawings, sculptures, and furniture.

Seminar course meeting in Material Friction_x345

November 15, 2014 - January 25, 2015

Looking At and Looking Through: Rethinking Portraiture

A remixed version of Material Friction organized by undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in Experimental and Experiential Approaches to Curating American Vernacular Art.

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Angelica Mesiti, Citizens Band, 2012, Four-channel High Definition video installation 16:9, color. Courtesy of the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery._x345

October 24, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Angelica Mesiti: Citizens Band

In its US debut Angelica Mesiti’s Citizens Band unites four individuals from disparate cultures—Cameroon, Algeria, Mongolia, and Sudan—in a cinematic and immersive multi-channel video installation.

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Deccan, Hindol Raga, ca. 1750-1775, opaque watercolor on paper, heightened with gold. Gift of Mrs. Horace W. Frost._x345

September 27, 2014 - January 4, 2015

Musical Garlands: Ragamala

Sixteen miniature paintings from India give visual form to a layered history. They speak across time to a musical legacy: traditional ragas, or melodies, inspired poets to take up their pens, and in turn, verse inspired visual expression.