American Art

Material Wealth

A new exhibition about Barnett Newman at The Menil Collection in Houston features some of the artist’s studio materials from the collection of the Center for the Technical Study of Modern Art (CTSMA), cofounded by the Harvard Art Museums and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Barnett Newman: The La...

Corita Kent’s Time

The Harvard Art Museums’ upcoming special exhibition Corita Kent and the Language of Pop highlights the role of Corita Kent in the pop art movement of the 1960s. The exhibition, which opens September 3, will contain more than 60 of Kent’s screenprints, along with about the same number of works by he...

Unveiling Structure

Collections management staff at the Harvard Art Museums recently removed a protective material from Structure, a 1934–35 fresco by Lewis Rubenstein that had been moved to a new space during the museums’ renovation project.