This session will provide an overview of the Origins theme as it relates to the collection of the Colby Museum of Art and will include works of art by Ai Weiwei, Tim Rollins and K.O.S., Marsden Hartley, and John James Audubon. Shalini Le Gall is an art historian and museum educator with extensive experience in object-based teaching and learning. In her current position as the Curator of Academic Programs at the Colby Museum of Art, she works with faculty across the College to integrate the museum’s collection into their teaching, assignments, and research, through installations and exhibitions. Le Gall received her Ph.D. in art history from Northwestern University, specializing in 19th-century European art. Sponsored by the Center for the Arts and Humanities.
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