A Cross-Collection Endeavor: Researching Photographs of Hampton Institute in Harvard’s Social Museum Collection
As part of her research for a Museum of Modern Art publication, MoMA’s Jane Pierce delved into the Harvard Art Museums’ collections to research early 20th-century photographs of student life at Hampton Institute—a school founded in 1868 for recently emancipated African Americans in Virginia.
Painting Light! Summer Selections of Modern and Contemporary Art
To mark the start of summer, curators and curatorial fellows in the Division of Modern and Contemporary Art explore works across media that are inspired by the season.