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RECENT NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
“Facing The Mannequin” – Digital Companion to the Museum Anthropology MA exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History
Dive into the unique backstories behind some of the mannequins still used in the dioramas in the Gardner D. Stout Hall of Asian Peoples, which opened in 1980 at the American Museum of Natural History. Find out how the dioramas were designed, the lifecasting process used to make mannequins and some of the problems they present. Plus much more at the link above.
Holland Tunnel Newburgh presents The Longue Durée, the third exhibition by the multidisciplinary artists’ collective The International Society of Antiquaries.
Artists include Olivia Baldwin, JEFFREY L. BENJAMIN, Kyle Cottier, Elisa Pritzker, and Greg Slick.
The Department of Art Properties recently partnered with colleagues in Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library to conduct comparative research and write brief documentation on Native American works of art in the Columbia University collection…