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Making Everything Out of Anything: Prints, Drawings, and Sculptures by Willie Cole

Making Everything Out of Anything: Prints, Drawings, and Sculptures by Willie Cole

August 20 through November 26, 2017

O’Shaughnessy Galleries II and III

This exhibition will focus on a major theme of American artist Willie Cole: his extraordinarily creative repurposing of everyday objects such as steam irons, ironing boards, hair dryers, bicycle parts, and women’s shoes to create artworks that comment on diverse subjects such as African art, cultural identity, gender, and sexuality....

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Dimensions of Power: African Art at the Snite Museum of Art

Dimensions of Power: African Art at the Snite Museum of Art

Opens August 22nd

Fritz and Milly Kaeser Mestrovic Studio Gallery

The Snite Museum of Art African art collection will reopen this fall within a larger, more prestigious space on the main floor of the Museum.  The reinstallation will explore themes of power. In the past, African art was often tied into the way African leaders promoted their agendas. Royalty and...

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Rembrandt’s Religious Prints: the Feddersen Collection at the Snite Museum of Art

Rembrandt’s Religious Prints: the Feddersen Collection at the Snite Museum of Art

September 3 through November 26, 2017

O’Shaughnessy Gallery West

Organized in conjunction with the 175th anniversary of the University’s founding, this exhibition features over seventy etchings by this master printmaker given to the Museum in 1991 by Jack and Alfrieda Feddersen of Elkhart, Indiana. Their collection focused on Rembrandt’s religious and biblical subjects making it an especially fitting gift to...

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<em>For All These Rights We've Just Begun to Fight</em>: Ben Shahn and the Art of Resistance

For All These Rights We've Just Begun to Fight: Ben Shahn and the Art of Resistance

September 10 through November 26, 2017

Scholz Family Works on Paper Gallery

In the immediate wake of the Great Depression and World War II, the 1946 congressional elections proved pivotal in shaping the postwar United States, as Americans confronted whether to expand the consumer and worker protections of the New Deal or risk a return to an era of smaller government and...

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