Visual Arts

The Portrait

Crop of imageA reflection on an Expressionist work by Emil Nolde leads one viewer to speculate on the history of artistic practice and depictions of race.

By Nicholas Whittaker ‘19... Read more about The Portrait

Raising glasses

Raise a Glass detailFor an Office for the Arts Ceramics Program exhibition, modern artists respond to ancient artifacts. In conjunction with an exhibition at Harvard Art Museums, the new ceramics creations offer insights, commentary and reflections to viewers. 

By Sasha Barish ‘20... Read more about Raising glasses

Planet Paul

Planet Teaneck in New JerseyHarlem-based artist Paul Deo will be at Harvard Oct. 25 in the first of a series of visits to develop a public mural about community life at Harvard, in Allston and in augmented reality. 

By Samantha Neville '19... Read more about Planet Paul

How we got here

Gay Rights MarchAn exhibition of photographs at Schlesinger Library highlights an important era of the feminist movement and adds context for eras such as our own. 

By Isa Flores-Jones '19... Read more about How we got here

Failing wall

A final project in a Theater, Dance and Media class asks Harvard community members to reflect upon the opposite of success. 

By Samantha Neville '19... Read more about Failing wall