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Smith College Museum of Art

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Works: 628 works in 1,200 publications in 1 language and 13,556 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  History  Biography  Art  Periodicals  Course catalogs 
Roles: Other, Editor, his, isb, Organizer of meeting, Publisher
Classifications: TR647, 779.092
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Sandy Skoglund : reality under siege : a retrospective by Sandy Skoglund( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Skoglund's reality-teasing innovations have even included using food as the sculptor's material. Her 1992 installation The Cocktail Party featured a gathering of partygoers covered in cheese puffs; another work called Body Limits offered two figures wrapped in raw bacon strips
The early modern painter-etcher by Pa.) Arthur Ross Gallery (Philadelphia( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For half a century after its introduction in Europe, printmaking remained the province of a specially trained group of professionals. What changed this situation was the invention of etching, which allowed for designs to be drawn directly onto a plate. Any competent draftsman could try his hand at this; many did, and as a result, we now have a wide-ranging corpus of major Renaissance and Baroque graphics made by artists who, though famous as painters, were novices in the print medium." "Featuring essays by Michael Cole, Larry Silver, Susan Dackerman, Graham Larkin, and Madeleine Viljoen, The Early Modern Painter-Etcher spans three centuries, from the time of Durer to that of Goya, and looks at works executed by some seventy painters for whom printmaking was primarily an experimental field."--Jacket
Speaking a new classicism : American architecture now by Helen Searing( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until very recently, American universities were led mainly by their faculties, which viewed intellectual production and pedagogy as the core missions of higher education. Today, as Benjamin Ginsberg warns in this eye-opening, controversial book, "deanlets"--administrators and staffers often without serious academic backgrounds or experience--are setting the educational agenda. The Fall of the Faculty examines the fallout of rampant administrative blight that now plagues the nation's universities. In the past decade, universities have added layers of administrators and staffers to their payrolls every year even while laying off full-time faculty in increasing numbers--ostensibly because of budget cuts. Many of the newly minted--and non-academic--administrators are career managers who downplay the importance of teaching and research, as evidenced by their tireless advocacy for a banal "life skills" curriculum. Consequently, students are denied a more enriching educational experience--one defined by intellectual rigor. Ginsberg also reveals how the legitimate grievances of minority groups and liberal activists, which were traditionally championed by faculty members, have, in the hands of administrators, been reduced to chess pieces in a game of power politics. As troubling as this trend has become, there are ways to reverse it. The Fall of the Faculty outlines how we can revamp the system so that real educators can regain their voice in curriculum policy
Orbis pictus, the prints of Oskar Kokoschka, 1906-1976 : selected from the collection of Reinhold, Count Bethusy-Huc by Oskar Kokoschka( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Käthe Kollwitz and the women of war : femininity, identity, and art in Germany during World Wars I and II by Käthe Kollwitz( Book )

5 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of German printmaker and sculptor Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945) is famously empathetic; Kollwitz imbued her prints, drawings, and sculpture with eloquent and often painful commentary on the human condition, especially the horrors of war. This insightful book, the first English-language catalogue on Kollwitz in more than two decades, offers the singular opportunity to examine her work against the tumultuous backdrop of World Wars I and II. The societal cost of war became an enduring subject for Kollwitz after her youngest son died on the battlefield in Flanders in 1914. She dedicated much of the remainder of her career to creating images that questioned the efficacy of war, exposed its devastation, and promoted peace. The essays discuss the motifs she developed in this pursuit-young widows, grieving parents alongside maternal figures that serve as defenders, guardians, activists, and mourners-within the context of German visual culture from 1914 to 1945. Exhibition: Davis Museum at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA (16.09-20.12.2015) / Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA (29.01-29.05.2016)
19th & 20th century paintings from the Collection of the Smith College Museum of Art by Mass.) Museum of Art (Northampton( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In pursuit of clouds : images and metaphors by Ralph Steiner( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willem de Kooning by Willem De Kooning( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwin Romanzo Elmer, 1850-1923 by Betsy B Jones( Book )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antiquity in the Renaissance by Wendy Stedman Sheard( Book )

6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Fantin-Latour, 1836-1904; an exhibition by Smith College( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piranesi; [exhibition and catalogue] by Giovanni Battista Piranesi( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archaic Chinese jades, Mr. and Mrs. Ivan B. Hart collection by Smith College( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renaissance bronzes in American collections; an exhibition organized by the Smith College Museum of Art [nine April-three May. Catalogue] by Smith College( Book )

4 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drawings of George Romney; an exhibition held from May to September 1962 at the Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Mass by Smith College( Book )

6 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Whiting Stock, 1815-1855 : [exhibition], February 4-March 20, 1977, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts by Joseph Whiting Stock( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhibition of Chinoiserie by Smith College( Book )

7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black refractions : highlights from the Studio Museum in Harlem by Connie H Choi( Book )

2 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The artists featured in Black Refractions, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Nari Ward, Norman Lewis, Wangechi Mutu, and Lorna Simpson, are drawn from the renowned collection of the Studio Museum in Harlem. Through exhibitions, public programs, artist residencies, and bold acquisitions, this pioneering institution has served as a nexus for artists of African descent locally, nationally, and internationally since its founding in 1968. Rather than aim to construct a single history of "black art," Black Refractions emphasizes a plurality of narratives and approaches, traced through 125 works in all media from the 1930s to the present."
Nineteenth and twentieth century prints : the Selma Erving Collection by Selma Erving Collection (Smith College)( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHillyer Art Gallery

Hillyer Art Gallery

SCMA.

Smith College Museum of Art

Smith college museum of art Northampton, Mass.

Smith College Northampton, Mass Museum of Art

Tryon Art Gallery

スミス大学美術館

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English (147)