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March 2019

A Nation Reflected: Stories in American Glass

March 29 @ 10:00 am - September 29 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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Featuring more than 100 objects drawn from the Yale University Art Gallery’s collection with select loans from the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, A Nation Reflected: Stories in American Glass explores the myriad ways in which glass expresses the cultural, technological, and artistic aspirations of those who live and work in the United States. https://artgallery.yale.edu/exhibitions/exhibition/nation-reflected-stories-american-glass

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September 2019

William Bailey: Looking through Time

2019-09-06 @ 10:00 am - 2020-01-05 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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September 6, 2019–January 5, 2020 This exhibition considers the career of William Bailey (B.F.A. 1955, M.F.A. 1957), the Kingman Brewster Professor Emeritus of Art at Yale, through a focused survey of the artist’s paintings, drawings, and prints. Special emphasis is given to Bailey’s still-life paintings in oil, including the Yale University Art Gallery’s Still Life—Table with Ochre Wall (1972), an outstanding example of the artist’s signature style. Known for his meditative canvases depicting objects and figures painted from memory, Bailey…

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Ceremonial Dress from Southwest China: The Ann B. Goodman Collection

2019-09-06 @ 10:00 am - 2020-01-05 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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September 6, 2019–January 5, 2020 Drawn from a recent gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, this exhibition showcases the technical knowledge, artistic skill, and visual imagination on display in the ceremonial clothing of those living in Guizhou, Sichuan, Hunan, Yunnan, and other provinces of southwestern China. While the Han people make up more than 90 percent of the inhabitants of China, the individuals who created the textiles on display identify as some of the 55 other groups, which are distinguished…

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November 2019

Place, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art

2019-11-01 @ 10:00 am - 2020-06-21 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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Place, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art emphasizes a multiplicity of Indigenous voices and experiences through more than 75 artworks dating from the early 19th century to the present. This student-curated exhibition—the first exhibition of Indigenous art to bring together objects from the Yale University Art Gallery, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library—showcases basketry, beadwork, textiles, pottery, drawings, photography, and wood carving by prominent artists such as…

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Place, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art

2019-11-01 @ 10:00 am - 2020-06-21 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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November 1, 2019–June 21, 2020 Place, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art emphasizes a multiplicity of Indigenous voices and experiences through more than 75 artworks dating from the early 19th century to the present. This student-curated exhibition—the first exhibition of Indigenous art to bring together objects from the Yale University Art Gallery, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library—showcases basketry, beadwork, textiles, pottery, drawings, photography, and wood carving…

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January 2020

Reckoning with “The Incident”: John Wilson’s Studies for a Lynching Mural

2020-01-17 @ 10:00 am - 2020-05-10 @ 5:00 pm
Yale University Art Gallery, 1111 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06510 United States
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January 17, 2020–May 10, 2020 Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. In 1952, while a student at La Esmeralda—Mexico’s national school of art—American artist John Wilson (1922–2015) painted a powerful mural that he titled The Incident. The fresco depicted a scene of a racial-terror lynching at the hands of the Ku Klux Klan, as witnessed by a young African American family. Although the mural is no longer extant, this exhibition brings together publicly for the first time nearly all…

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