Inside Out: The Prints of Mary Cassatt

June 17, 2021 - November 1, 2021

Davis Gallery

Inside Out: The Prints of Mary Cassatt examines Cassatt’s printmaking from the perspective of the artist herself. It focuses on intersections between her prints and her personal concerns with identity and selfhood, family and child care, creativity and making. Visitors will engage closely with an artist who used printmaking to capture and make sense of the people and the spaces nearest and dearest to her.

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Bob Thompson: This House Is Mine

July 20, 2021 - January 9, 2022

Lower Jette Galleries, Upper Jette Galleries

This exhibition offers a rich reconsideration of a visionary African American painter. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Bob Thompson (1937–1966) earned critical acclaim in the late 1950s for his paintings of figurative complexity and chromatic intensity. Bob Thompson: This House Is Mine borrows its name from a diminutive but exquisite painting created by the artist in 1960. With this title, Thompson declared his ambition to synthesize a new visual language out of elements of historic European painting.

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