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“AND LIKE ANY ARTIST WITH NO ART FORM, SHE BECAME DANGEROUS.”

Toni Morrison

ART VOTE | 2022 MIDTERM ELECTIONS

“I thought using the iconic Statue of Liberty was important because for immigrants it has always been such a powerful symbol of the American Dream and the chance to have a fair and fresh new start. Many immigrants came from poverty and unfair circumstances and the statue symbolize freedom and hope. Go vote and don’t […]

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Read content published October 2022 inside the virtual art library. “My Poem is life, and not finished.It shall never be finished.My Poem is life, and can grow.”― Gwendolyn Brooks COVER GIF By Leeyamakesnoise

ART Training | NEDCC, Conservation & Preservation Training Courses 2023 [Free Registration]

REGISTER FOR FREE TRAINING COURSES, PRESENTED BY THE NORTHEAST DOCUMENT CONSERVATION CENTER (NEDCC) Mar 21, 20232:00pm – 3:30pm Eastern COMMUNITY-DRIVEN ARCHIVES: EMPOWERING HISTORICALLY MARGINALIZED COMMUNITIESLive online webinar Apr 11, 202312:30pm – 1:30pm Eastern HOW TO HOST A COMMUNITY SCANNING DAY – FREE WEBINARLive online webinar May 2, 202312:30pm – 1:30pm Eastern WRITING GRANTS FOR AUDIO PRESERVATION AND REFORMATTING […]

A Deeper Form of Chess Sanford Biggers (American, born in 1970) 2017 Quilt, assorted textiles, polystyrene, aqua resin, and tar * Museum purchase with a bequest from Lorraine R. Balkin, Lizbeth and George Krupp Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Art, and The Heritage Fund for a Diverse Collection *Courtesy of the artist and Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York and Aspen. © Sanford Biggers * Photograph © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Civil War Zouave quilt, probably mid- to late 1860s unidentified artist Wool plain weave and twill, cotton plain weave and other structures, leather; pieced, appliquéd, and embroidered with wool * Edwin E. Jack Fund, William Francis Warden Fund, Marshall H. Gould Fund, Susan Cornelia Warren Fund and Harriet Otis Cruft Fund * Photograph © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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