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Soyoung Lee

Photograph by Audrey Kotkin

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Korean art expert Soyoung Lee will join the museums in September.

6.14.18

Soyoung Lee

Photograph by Audrey Kotkin

Korean art expert Soyoung Lee will join the museums in September.

6.14.18

MAA MoCA is housed in a repurposed industrial mill conplex in North Adams, Masachusetts.

Photograph courtesy of MASS MoCA

MASS MoCA’s summer smorgasbord

July-August 2018

If I was standing alone I wouldn’t stand it at all (2017)

Photograph by Jason Wyche; © Kevin Beasley

Sculptures that resonate with what’s not there

July-August 2018

Seen at the Arnold Arboretum: a paperbark maple in winter

Photograph by Jim Harrison

A veteran photographer of people turns his lens to plants.

July-August 2018

Among the museum's “Ugly Truth” figures are Aunt Jemima and golliwogs.

Harvard Magazine/NPB

The National Black Doll Museum

May-June 2018

Abbi of Bacabi (1978), among Cannon’s last and unfinished works

Image © 2017 Estate of T. C. Cannon.

Works by T.C. Cannon at the Peabody Essex Museum

May-June 2018

Sleeper’s summer home sprawls across Eastern Point, with views of Gloucester Harbor.

Photograph by Eric Roth/Courtesy of Historic New England

A sprawling house museum celebrates decorative arts and the creative spirit of Henry Davis Sleeper.

May-June 2018

Photograph courtesy of Jack Lueders-Booth/Gallery Kayafas

For seven years, Jack Lueders-Booth (above, left) visited the Massachusetts Correctional Institution-Framingham to teach a photography workshop several days each month. Roaming the grounds, he took women prisoners’ portraits with Polaroid, Leica, and medium-format film cameras, documenting scenes from daily life.

 

The portraits in Jack Lueders-Booth’s 40-year-old series feel even more vivid today.


May-June 2018