Reading into Salcedo’s Art

Doris Salcedo: The Materiality of Mourning, a new book complementing our special exhibition of the same name, delves into the unique materiality of works by this contemporary Colombian artist. 

Available in Print

Exciting news for your personal library: the Everywhen catalogue is now available in our museums shop. 

A Tactile Experience

“Anatomy of the Harvard Art Museums,” which highlights the architecture and design of our new facility, is now available to visitors in a braille edition.

Bringing Together Early American Art at Harvard

American Paintings at Harvard, Volume One, by Theodore E. Stebbins, Jr., and Melissa Renn, showcases paintings, watercolors, and pastels from Harvard’s extensive early American art collection. Artists featured in the book include John Singleton Copley, Gilbert Stuart, Thomas Sully, Robert Feke, Char...

Required Reading

Harvard Art Museums staff have been incredibly busy preparing for the opening of our new facility in November, but many have also been working on getting their research ready for publication. Here is a sampling of forthcoming books as well as some recently published essays.

Building a Book

Staff at the Harvard Art Museums are close to finishing a book that details how the new facility’s architecture advances the mission of the museums. Get your copy in the shop when we open in November.

Index Is an Award Winner

The Harvard Art Museums’ magazine Index has been recognized by the American Alliance of Museums in its annual awards for the graphic design of museum publications

Instituting Reform Wins AAM Design Award

We’re happy to announce that Instituting Reform: The Social Museum of Harvard University, 1903–1931 received first prize in the book category of the American Alliance of Museums 2013 Museum Publications Design Competition. Congratulations to Daphne Geismar, who designed the publication in collaborat...

Design Team Wins 2013 AIGA Best of New England Awards

On June 20, Steven Waldron and Becky Hunt accepted two 2013 Best of New England (BoNE) awards on behalf of the Harvard Art Museums Design team for their elegantly designed exhibition catalogues Jasper Johns / In Press: The Crosshatch Works and the Logic of Print and In Harmony: The Norma Jean Calder...