Stories for November 2010

The Best of Ask Joan of Art: The Renwick Gallery's Salon Style

November 16, 2010

This post is part of an ongoing series on Eye Level: The Best of Ask Joan of Art. Begun in 1993, Ask Joan of Art is the longest-running arts-based electronic reference service in the country. The real Joan is Kathleen...

Picture This: Bunkasai at the Renwick

November 10, 2010

Photo by Daniel Schwartz. Japanese Textile Specialist Ann Marie Moeller describes the elaborate dressing process being used by Norie Watanuko, certified kimono dressing instructor, to dress volunteer Angel Peory in a traditional kimono. Watanuko was able to dress Peory in...

Critic Mark Feeney on William Eggleston

November 5, 2010

William Eggleston's Tricycle (Memphis), © Eggleston Artistic Trust, Courtesy Cheim & Read, New York Boston Globe photography and arts critic, Mark Feeney, presented his lecture "Four Photographers on Three Wheels: William Eggleston's Tricycle and Before" at American Art's McEvoy Auditorium...

John Gossage: Stepping into the same Pond Twice

November 2, 2010

Untitled, from the series The Pond by John Gossage "Welcome, all you fans of small bodies of water," John Gossage said, as he took to the stage of the McEvoy Auditorium for a spirited discussion of his work The Pond...