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December 2018

possible selves: queer foto vernaculars

December 14, 2018 - April 14, 2019
Williams College Museum of Art, 15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
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Living through extraordinary times guides humans to make extraordinary images. This first major exhibition about the global impact of queer identities on the evolution of portrait photography brings together works from WCMA’s collection alongside over two-hundred images from social media. Spanning two galleries and sixty-years of photography—from a 1953 candid of Jack Kerouac taken by Allen Ginsberg to Instagram selfies taken two months ago—possible selves considers the links between art photography and the vernacular forms of the snapshot and digital…

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Object Lab: Spring 2019

December 21, 2018 - May 19, 2019
Williams College Museum of Art, 15 Lawrence Hall Drive
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
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In this hybrid gallery-classroom, Williams classes across disciplines investigate the relationships between works of art and key course concepts. Professors teaching courses from Androids, Cyborgs, Selves to Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Islam select objects from the collection to be displayed for the semester. During this eighth iteration students working in Object Lab will sketch plants in field journals, create object-costumes from a variety of materials, and make models using Geographic Information Systems.

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January 2019

Rafa Esparza Staring at the Sun

January 19
MASS MoCA, 87 MASS MoCA Way
North Adams, MA 01247 United States
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Rafa Esparza first used the labor-intensive process of hand-making adobe bricks in 2014. Extending the skill he learned from his father — who made adobe bricks in Mexico to sell and to build his first home — Los Angeles-based Esparza hand-made approximately 1,400 adobe bricks to cover the surface of Michael Parker’s sculpture, The Unfinished. Through this project the artist examined his relationship to land, the Los Angeles River, and his family with whom he collaborated. staring at the sun…

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Plant Shadows – Art Exhibition

January 19 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until March 1, 2019

Berkshire Botanical Garden, 5 West Stockbridge Road
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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Plant Shadows explores print making through cyantotypes -- objects arranged on light-sensitive paper and exposed to UV light or sunshine, to produce images. This plein-air process vividly captures the silhouettes of plants, weeds, and shrubs from the artist's garden in the Berkshires. In the Center House Leonhardt Galleries. Free admission. Weekdays 9am-4pm, Weekends 11am-3pm.

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Master of American Illustration – Frank E. Schoonover: Visions of America

January 19 @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until February 24, 2019

Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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This exhibition will explore the breadth of this Golden Age artist’s career, beginning with Schoonover’s art school experiences as a student in Pyle’s classes at the newly founded Drexel Institute of Art, Science, and Industry in Philadelphia, beginning in 1896, and his time at the Chadds Ford Summer School in 1899, where he honed his skills among other gifted Pyle pupils.

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Exhibition: Gregory Manchess: Above the Timberline

January 19 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until February 24, 2019

Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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Working in the tradition of Frank E. Schoonover and the Golden Age masters, renowned illustrator Gregory Manchess has created a lavishly painted novel about the son of a famed polar explorer searching for his stranded father, and a lost city buried under snow in an alternate future. In Above the Timberline, when it started to snow, it didn’t stop for 1,500 years. The Pole Shift that ancient climatologists talked about finally came, the topography was ripped apart and the weather…

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Cultural Traditions: A Holiday Celebration

January 19 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until February 10, 2019

Norman Rockwell Museum, 9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262 United States
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Exploring the commonality and distinctiveness of peoples and their traditions around the world through the art and stories in children’s picture books. Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and the Chinese New Year are celebrated in 30 original works created by six award-winning children’s book illustrators, highlighting our shared hopes and dreams for our communities and families.

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Exhibition: Extreme Nature

January 19 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 24, 2019

Clark Art Institute, 225 South Street
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
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Nature’s extremes—remote, fantastical, and unpredictable—permeated artistic imagery and popular media throughout the nineteenth century. News outlets reported on natural disasters around the globe, researchers defined modern scientific fields, and authors like Jules Verne infused their adventure novels with technological experimentation. Newly founded journals, such as Scientific American and the French La Nature, detailed emerging scientific theories and speculated upon Earth’s origins and its position within the greater cosmos. Influenced in part by the prevalence of scientific inquiry in popular culture,…

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Exhibition: Turner and Constable: The Inhabited Landscape

January 19 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 10, 2019

Clark Art Institute, 225 South Street
Williamstown, MA 01267 United States
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Turner and Constable: The Inhabited Landscape features more than fifty landscapes by J. M. W. Turner and John Constable, artists who elevated the status of landscape painting in the nineteenth century. The exhibition includes oil paintings, watercolors, drawings, and prints that explore the importance of the built landscape and the human figure within it.

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Exhibition: Thomas Gainsborough, Drawings at The Clark

January 19 @ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 17, 2019

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Thomas Gainsborough: Drawings at the Clark reveals the artist’s fascination with mixed-media technique: graphite, chalks, ink washes, watercolor, and oil paints intermingle on toned papers. Together, the sixteen drawings on view in the Clark’s Manton Gallery for British Art demonstrate how Gainsborough championed an imaginative approach over naturalistic detail.

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