Intimate Looking in Sculpture
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Gülru Cakmak, Assistant Professor of Nineteenth-Century European Art, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Gülru Çakmak, guest curator of A Very Long Engagement: Nineteenth-Century Sculpture and Its Afterlives, will discuss the fifteen pieces in the exhibition. The talk will provide an overview of different moments and modes in French, English, and American sculpture in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and highlight the influences, conversations, and competitions among the artists and pieces showcased in the exhibition.
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Nineteenth-Century Sculpture and Its Afterlives
Presenting more than a dozen statuettes from the Museum’s collection, this exhibition invites viewers to experience a century of European and American sculpture, dating from 1890 to 1990. The works have been selected and researched by Dr. Gülru Çakmak and her students in the seminar “Modernizing...