Detail, Jesse Aron Green (American, b. 1979), Force Tracking, 2011, mixed media installation. Collection of the artist.
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Art of the Month Club: Ellen Salzman Chase

Caption: Sol LeWitt, Arcs 12" wide from the upper right corner of the wall alternating bands of yellow, red, and blue ink washes, May 1988. © 2013 The LeWitt Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York._x550

Caption: Sol LeWitt, Arcs 12" wide from the upper right corner of the wall alternating bands of yellow, red, and blue ink washes, May 1988. © 2013 The LeWitt Estate / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

When thinking back to my time at Williams, rather than any work of art in particular at WCMA, it is the space of WCMA itself that left an impression. One of the things that remains with me most from the museum is the art on the wall of the stairway.

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Jamali-Kamali Reading in Becket

Jamali-Kamali: A Tale of Passion in Mughal India by Karen Chase, a literary tale of two potential lovers in 16th century India, is being celebrated this weekend, Sunday, September 18th at the Dream Away Lodge in Becket, Massachusetts. Weaving through oral traditions, and glancing in between traditionally rich text, Lenox writer, Karen Chase, envisions a love connection between Sufi poet Jamali, and Kamali.

The book has an introduction by former director of the Freer and Sackler Galleries at the Smithsonian Institute…

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