Houghton Library's George Parker Winship Lecture series presents ""A Queer View of Printing"" by Brooke Palmieri. Printing is a queer art in the sense its 16th-century meanings: queer as in “perverse,” since it disrupted the norms of how information was reproduced at the time; and queer as in “off-center,” since it is has allowed for the survival of marginalized voices and experiences. Recently, printing is “queer” in the sense that the campaign to recognize LGBTQ+ rights has required activists to design, print, and...
Design and Media Center, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Presented by: Massachusetts College of Art and Design Tickets: Admission Free: No Tickets Required
Family Day continues on campus while the Bakalar & Paine Galleries undergo a transformative renovation this year. Drop in for interactive activities and art-making inspired by the SENSES, designed and guided... Read more about Family Day
Dates: July 24 - August 14 Days/Times: Fridays, 10am - 12noon EST Level: Beginner - Advanced Instructor: Multiple
The Harvard Art Museums and the Harvard Ceramics Program have been close collaborators in support of scholarly research of ceramic objects for many years. This course offers participants the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of historic ceramic objects from across the globe. Five curators and conservation scientists from the Harvard Art Museums will discuss their research of ceramic objects within the collection. Each class meeting will feature a different topic. (4 classes)... Read more about Curation, Conservation and the Ceramic Object
For 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.