George Inness (American, 1825–1894) Twilight, ca. 1860, oil on canvas, Williams College Museum of Art, Gift of Cyrus P. Smith, Class of 1918, in memory of his father, B. Herbert Smith, Class of 1885(79.66)_x1200
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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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On the Road with Professor Mike Glier

Prof. Mike Glier is on a road trip. From Botswana to Hawaii, New Zealand to Spain, his project Antipodes is taking him to the great outdoors to paint landscapes that are polar opposites. Antipodes is the third part of a larger outdoor painting project that, with Latitude and Along a Long Line, visual the earth in scientific measures, not political boundaries.

He writes, “I hope these projects create more compassion for the living world and that this sensitivity translates into improved…

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