Exhibitions

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Exhibitions

Powdered Pigments: Three Centuries of Pastel Drawings

Powdered Pigments: Three Centuries of Pastel Drawings

, Shaw Ruddock Gallery

First used during the Renaissance, pastels have long been a staple in artist studios. "Powdered Pigments" brings together 30 outstanding examples from the Museum’s collection.

Antiquity & America: The Ancient Mediterranean in the United States

Antiquity & America: The Ancient Mediterranean in the United States

, Walker Gallery, Rotunda, Assyrian Gallery, Boyd Gallery

"Antiquity & America" uncovers a new history of curious and related phenomenon: the intensity and passion with which Mediterranean antiquities have long been collected by Americans, and the prominent role the ancient Mediterranean has played in the history of American cultural and political life.

Jona Frank: Model Home

Jona Frank: Model Home

, Becker Gallery, Focus Gallery, Media Gallery, Center Gallery

"Jona Frank: Model Home" builds on artist Jona Frank’s Cherry Hill project, launched in its first phase through "Cherry Hill: A Childhood Reimagined." Frank, a noted photographer is known for her sensitive exploration of young people beginning to discover themselves and to assert their own sense of identity.

Marcia Resnick: As It Is or Could Be

Marcia Resnick: As It Is or Could Be

, Bernard and Barbro Osher Gallery, Halford Gallery

Photographer Marcia Resnick earned recognition as part of the legendary Downtown New York art scene of the 1970s and 1980s with portraits of major cultural figures such as Jean-Michel Basquiat, John Belushi, and Susan Sontag.

Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basket-Making

Innovation and Resilience Across Three Generations of Wabanaki Basket-Making

, Markell Gallery

The exhibition seeks to highlight the dynamic tradition of Wabanaki basket-making, reflecting Abenaki, Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Maliseet, and Micmac artists’ unique styles and designs. It brings together historical and contemporary baskets, which represent some of the finest examples of Wabanaki artistry in recent times.