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Recent Acquisitions: Nicholas Galanin, What Have We Become? Vol. 3 & 5a, 2007

Hood Quarterly, summer 2007

Nicholas Galanin, an emerging Tlingit artist, constructs enigmatic sculptures of masklike faces from blank sheets and pages from nineteenth-century anthropological books as part of a series of paper sculptures addressing the politics of cultural representation and contemporary indigenous identity. The materiality of the sculptures is significant to him.

New Friends for A Space for Dialogue

Hood Quarterly, summer 2007
Brian Kennedy, Director

Vital Support: Friends of Hopkins Center and Hood Museum of Art

American Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art

Hood Quarterly, summer 2007
Barbara J. MacAdam, Jonathan L.Cohen Curator of American Art

Wenda Gu: Retranslating and Rewriting Tang Dynasty Poetry

Hood Quarterly, summer 2007
Juliette Bianco, Assistant Director

In addition to presenting the green house, the Hood Museum of Art premieres another new Wenda Gu work this summer, the first in a series of large books. Wenda Gu: Retranslation and Rewriting Tang Dynasty Poetry will elucidate the themes explored in the hair monument by demonstrating, in book form, what happens when poetry is translated from one language to another and back again.

Letter from the Director: Summer 2007

Hood Quarterly, summer 2007
Brian Kennedy, Director

Pollock and Dartmouth: A Visual Encounter

Hood Quarterly, spring 2007
Brian Kennedy, Director

Letter from the Director: Spring 2007

Hood Quarterly, spring 2007
Brian Kennedy, Director

Community of Learners: Family Programs

Hood Quarterly, spring 2007

For more than two decades, the Hood’s weekend programs for families and children have provided opportunities for younger audiences to explore works of art in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. Some events are designed for adults and children to learn about art in the galleries together, create studio projects, watch demonstrations, or participate in performances.

Staff News Spring 2007

Hood Quarterly, spring 2007

BART THURBER, Curator of European Art, delivered a paper in December at an international conference on late Renaissance art and architecture in Bologna, Italy, in conjunction with the exhibition on Annibale Carracci at the Museo Civico Archeologico.

KRIS BERGQUIST, School and Family Programs Coordinator, will present in a session titled “Finding Common Ground: Serving University and Community Audiences” at the National Art Education Association conference in New York in March.

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