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Modern & Contemporary Art

A Focus on Student Impact: Museum Collecting 101

Hood Quarterly, summer 2012

Since 2002, the Hood Museum of Art has offered Dartmouth students a non-curricular seminar titled Museum Collecting 101, which gives them the opportunity to learn about the museum’s acquisition policy and also the criteria a curator uses to evaluate works for purchase.The course culminates in the students’ selection of a photograph for the museum’s holdings.

Looking Back at Earth: Contemporary Environmental Photography in the Hood Museum of Art’s Collection

Hood Quarterly, summer 2012
Katherine Hart, Associate Director and Barbara C. and Harvey P. Hood 1918 Curator of Academic Programming, with Chanon (Kenji) Praepipatmongkol ’13

Recent Acquisitions: A New Addition to the Hood’s Fluxus Collection

Recent Acquisitions: Man Ray, Mathematical Object, 1934–36

Acquisitions in Focus: Marcel Duchamp's Box in a Valise

Hood Quarterly, spring 2012
Michael Taylor, Director

Nature Transformed: Edward Burtynsky’ s Vermont Quarry Photographs in Context

Hood Quarterly, spring 2012
Juliette Bianco, Assistant Director and co-curator of the exhibition

Men of Fire: José Clemente Orozco and Jackson Pollock

Hood Quarterly, spring 2012
Michael Taylor, Director

Recent Acquisitions: Recent Group Gifts to the Collection

Recent Acquisitions: Paul Sample, Old Ledyard Bridge, 1954

Picasso on the Road

Hood Quarterly, autumn/winter 2011-12
T. Barton Thurber, Curator of European Art, and Barbara Will, Professor of English, Dartmouth College


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