The human body has been the subject of diverse forms of art since time immemorial. Works from the museum’s permanent collection have been curated to examine how the body has been used to address the themes of movement, fragmentation and mechanization, geometry, and identity, with a brief survey of historical images of the body. Co-curated by Sherri Irvin, Presidential Research Professor of Philosophy and Women’s and Gender Studies, and heather ahtone, James T. Bialac Associate Curator of Native American and Non-Western Art.
June 23-Dec. 30, 2017
Tuesday, Oct. 31, 1-2 p.m.
Ellen and Richard L. Sandor Photography Gallery
Join Sherri Irvin, Presidential Research Professor of Philosophy and Women’s and Gender Studies and co-curator, as she leads a gallery talk about the Body exhibition.
Paul Cézanne (France, 1839-1906)
Les Baigneurs (The Bathers), 1896-97
Gift O.B. Jacobson, 1930s