visual art http://wamc.org en Izhar Patkin: The Wandering Veil At MASS MoCA http://wamc.org/post/izhar-patkin-wandering-veil-mass-moca <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><em>Izhar Patkin: The Wandering Veil</em> is a survey of works by the Israeli-born, New York-based artist Izhar Patkin. The show is currently on display at <a href="http://www.massmoca.org">MASS MoCA</a> in North Adams, MA - filling their largest gallery space with works from Patkin’s 30-year career.</p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 16:32:01 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 81969 at http://wamc.org Izhar Patkin: The Wandering Veil At MASS MoCA "Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art From Egypt To Star Wars" By Camille Paglia http://wamc.org/post/glittering-images-journey-through-art-egypt-star-wars-camille-paglia <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Modern life is a sea of images. With so much visual data bombarding us - from personal devices to mass media - our brains must rapidly adapt to make sense of it all.</p><p>In her new book, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0307278026/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0307278026&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art from Egypt to Star Wars</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://ir-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0307278026" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em>, Camille Paglia returns to the subject that made her famous, situating our current visual environment within the scope of all of art history.</p><p>Camille Paglia is an American teacher and social critic. She has been a professor at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, since 1984.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 72750 at http://wamc.org "Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art From Egypt To Star Wars" By Camille Paglia "Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu" at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center http://wamc.org/post/excavations-prints-julie-mehretu-frances-lehman-loeb-art-center <p>The Philip and Lynn Straus Curator of Prints and Drawings at The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Patricia Phagan, takes us on an audio tour of <em>Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu</em> at <a href="http://fllac.vassar.edu/">The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center</a>.</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 16:03:49 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 38915 at http://wamc.org "Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu" at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center