New York Avenue Sculpture Project

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New York Avenue Sculpture Project

    Books Without Words: The Visual Poetry of Elisabetta Gut

    September 10, 2010 - January 16,


    The exhibition presents 22 artists'

     books, collage-poems, book-objects

     and object-poems by Italian artist

    Elisabetta Gut. Her visual poetry is inspired by her dreams, memories, and love for music and poetry. ?

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    Loïs Mailou Jones: A Life in Vibrant Color

    October 9, 2010 - January 9, 2011

    The first major retrospective features

     more than 70 paintings, textiles, and sketches from by pioneering African

     American artist, designer, and Howard University professor. ? read


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    Wednesday Gallery Talks: 12 - 12:30 pm Join NMWA staff and Howard University

    faculty and students on Wednesdays from

    10/13 through 12/8 (excluding 11/24) as they

    offer short gallery talks that address a variety

    of topics related to Loïs Mailou Jones: A Life in

    Vibrant Color. ? read more

    Family Program: Book as Art

     Discover the unique world of artists' books

    with artist Elizabeth Schendel. ? read more

    Lecture: The Mask as Muse: the Influence

    of African Art on the Life and Career of

    Loïs Mailou Jones

    Dr. Cheryl Finley, assistant professor of the

     history of art at Cornell University, illustrates

    how African Art, music, dance, and culture

    provided key aesthetic touchstones for Loïs

    Mailou Jones throughout her career. ? read


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