Visual Arts

2016 Sep 15

Gallery reception: How We View Physicians - Images Influence and Roles

5:00pm

Location: 

Sandra Naddaff and Leigh Hafrey Three Columns Gallery at Mather House

Presented by: Mather House and Drs. Arthur Barsky, Christie McDonald and Michael Rosengarten; Elaine Dong
Admission: Free. Harvard ID required to access the gallery; members of the public should ask the security guard in the building manager’s office to gain entrance.
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2016 Oct 06

Our Community Lecture with Stephanie Osser

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Presented by: Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

With only 14 days, and nights, to work among porcelain artists, Harvard Ceramics Program Resident Artist Stephanie Osser completed a new body of work at The International Ceramic Center Residency in Kecskemét, Hungary this summer. Join Stephanie as she shares her experience of learning the art of creating lithophanes. Stephanie states, "I took a giant leap in my understanding of the ten (plus) commandments of working with porcelain and improving my craftsmanship. Working with internationally recognized, porcelain artist, Ilona Romule, and translucent high fire porcelain slip, I learned to make lithophanes.  Using one of my children’s book... Read more about Our Community Lecture with Stephanie Osser

2016 Sep 22

Visiting Artist Lecture with Kirsten Bassion

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Presented by: Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

Join us in welcoming Kirsten Bassion to our program as the instructor of Wheel Throwing this Fall semester. Bassion will share her portfolio of wheel-thrown and hand-built functional work that features self-produced stamps and finished with a colorful palette of slips and glazes at cone 5.... Read more about Visiting Artist Lecture with Kirsten Bassion

2016 Sep 29

Visiting Artist Lecture with Mark Burns

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Presented by: Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard

Join us in welcoming Mark Burns to the Boston area as our 2016-2017 Artist in Residence at the Ceramics Program. Mark will take us on a visual journey of over four decades of "making strange marriages between disparate sources. Mythologies, manifest spiritual tropes, historical truth and historical lies, sexuality, television, movies, music, literature, and the ravenous beast we call pop culture." We urge you to attend this lively talk by a true legend of contemporary ceramics.

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2016 Sep 14

The Art of Discovery: A Multidisciplinary Group Exhibition of 2016–2017 Radcliffe Institute Fellows

Wed - Sat, Sep 19 to Nov 3, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: 

Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery, Byerly Hall

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public
Exhibition Runs: 9/14-10/29 
Gallery hoursMonday-Saturday, 12-5 PM

The Art of Discovery introduces viewers to the bold work of members of the Radcliffe Institute fellowship class.... Read more about The Art of Discovery: A Multidisciplinary Group Exhibition of 2016–2017 Radcliffe Institute Fellows

2016 Sep 13

Exhibition Opening: The Art of Discovery

4:30pm

Location: 

Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery, Byerly Hall

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public
Exhibition Runs: 9/14-10/29 
Gallery hoursMonday-Saturday, 12-5 PM

The Art of Discovery introduces viewers to the bold work of members of the Radcliffe Institute fellowship class. The opening provides a chance to meet the fellows exhibiting and the program features remarks by Radcliffe Institute Dean Cohen and Harvard Art Museums Director Martha Tedeschi.... Read more about Exhibition Opening: The Art of Discovery

2016 Aug 29

Salvador Jiménez-Flores: Nadie descubrió las Américas | No One Discovered the Americas

Mon - Sat, Sep 3 to Sep 29, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Location: 

Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard, 224 Western Ave Allston, MA 02134

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Exhibition Dates: Monday, August 29–Saturday, September 24
Opening Reception: Friday, September 9, 2016, 57 PMRelated Event: Workshop with Salvador Jiménez-Flores with Israel Davis, Saturday, September 10 (registration required)

Exhibition Description:

The Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard is pleased to present an exhibition by our 2015-2017 Artist-In-Residence, Salvador Jiménez-Flores.... Read more about Salvador Jiménez-Flores: Nadie descubrió las Américas | No One Discovered the Americas

2016 Aug 05

Remorseless Irony and Sarcastic Pens: The Story of the Harvard Lampoon

Fri - Sun, Aug 10 to Oct 7, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Location: 

Lammot du Pont Copeland Gallery in Pusey Library

Presented by: Harvard University Archives
Admission: Free
Gallery hours: 9 AM-5 PM, Monday through Friday
Runs: through October 2, 2016
Panel Discussion: "Hooey for Hollywood," Oct. 1, 2 PM

In honor of the magazine’s 140th anniversary, Harvard University Archives is hosting an exhibition of memorabilia that tells the story of The Lampoon through the years. ... Read more about Remorseless Irony and Sarcastic Pens: The Story of the Harvard Lampoon

2016 Aug 30

Gallery Talk: A Textile from Early Byzantine Egypt

12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: Free with museum admission

Katie Taronas, graduate curatorial intern in the Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art and Ph.D. candidate in history of art and architecture, will give today’s gallery talk and will consider whether this elaborate, resist-dyed textile was imported to Egypt from India.... Read more about Gallery Talk: A Textile from Early Byzantine Egypt

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