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2012

 

Angels & Tomboys: Girlhood in 19th-Century American ArtAngels & Tomboys: Girlhood in 19th-Century American Art
The first exhibition to examine nineteenth-century depictions of girls in paintings, sculpture, prints and photographs.  Featuring approximately 80 masterworks by John Singer Sargent, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, Cecilia Beaux and William Merritt Chase.

 







Studio Glass: 1962-2012Studio Glass: 1962-2012
This exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the birth of the studio glass movement in America.  The works provide a visually rich and complex survey by both American and European glass artists from the Museum's extensive 20th-century glass holdings.



Romare Bearden: Southern RecollectionsRomare Bearden: Southern Recollections
Features approximately 80 works of art that span the career of this internationally renowned artist.  Organized to celebrate the centennial of Bearden's birth.






Expanding Africa at the Newark Museum: New Visions, New GalleriesExpanding Africa at the Newark Museum: New Visions, New Galleries
For nearly a century, the Newark Museum has been a pioneer among U.S. museums in the collecting and display of African art. Today, the Museum’s nationally known collection includes nearly 5,000 works representing artistic creativity, past and present, from throughout the continent.






 


 


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 Poetic Pastimes: Japan and the Art of Leisure
Poetic Pastimes: Japan and the Art of Leisure

Poetic Pastimes: Japan and the Art of Leisure brings to life the Japanese passion for play and its long-held affinity with nature through more than 200 pieces of fine and decorative arts spanning the last two and a half centuries.
 

 

 

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