Visual Arts

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

2016 Aug 25

Gallery Talk: The Renovation and Expansion Project

12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy St

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

Join us for an architectural tour that will stop on all of the Harvard Art Museums’ public floors, led by Peter Atkinson, director of facilities planning and management. You will hear about the history of the building, which is registered on the National Trust for Historic Preservation, as well as learn more about the concepts behind and execution of our eight-year renovation and expansion project.... Read more about Gallery Talk: The Renovation and Expansion Project

2016 Aug 10

Harvard Treasures Tour: Re-creating the Throne of Egyptian Queen Hetepheres, at the Harvard Semitic Museum

12:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Semitic Museum, 6 Divinity Avenue

Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
Admission: $5 for members

Members are invited to learn more about the Harvard Semitic Museum’s exhibit of the Throne of Egyptian Queen Hetepheres — a full-scale reproduction of an ancient Egyptian throne that dates to about 2550 BCE.... Read more about Harvard Treasures Tour: Re-creating the Throne of Egyptian Queen Hetepheres, at the Harvard Semitic Museum

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