Exhibition

Lorraine O'Grady

The Strange Taxi, Stretched

January 14 - May 19, 2020

Exhibition

Boston's Apollo

Thomas McKeller and John Singer Sargent

February 13 - May 17, 2020

Exhibition

Adam Pendleton

Elements of Me

February 13 - September 27, 2020

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

  • Now On View

    Lorraine O'Grady

    The Strange Taxi, Stretched

    January 14 - May 19, 2020

    The Strange Taxi, Stretched is an adaptation of an autobiographical photomontage Lorraine O'Grady made in 1991. In both the original and the stretched versions, female members of O’Grady’s family emerge through the roof of a New England mansion and escape the limitations placed on them in post-World War I Boston.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

  • Now On View

    Adam Pendleton

    Elements of Me

    February 13 - September 27, 2020

    Adam Pendleton’s exhibition considers the relations between (geometric) abstraction, Blackness, and languages of collectivity. Three basic shapes—square, triangle, and circle—are the refrains in this room-sized installation.

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