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Teenie Harris (thumb)04/30/2015–11/16/2015

Teenie Harris Photographs: Cars

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:01 AM

The Missing Made Visible: In the Footsteps of Teenie Harris

I’m standing alongside a life-sized photograph of police in riot gear. The image has obviously been enlarged, stretching body-length along the wall of an incline intimately holding 25 of Teenie Harris’s civil rights images. I’m jolted standing near the police like this—maybe what the curator intended? How not think of Ferguson, Missouri and Sanford, Florida? The inevitable […]…More

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 09:00 AM

Art of the People: Pierre Alechinsky and the CoBrA Movement

With its high-key, high-contrast palette and jagged lines, Pierre Alechinsky’s Savage State (1968) carries on the look, feeling, and approach of CoBrA, a vibrant Paris-based artist collective that came together in the years following World War II. Taking their name from the first letters of the three northern European cities the artists hailed from—COpenhagen, BRussels, […]…More

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From the Collection

Willem De Kooning

Woman VI

1953