Matisse in the Studio
A major international exhibition at the MFA Boston and Royal Academy, London was curated by art history professor Ellen McBreen. It reveals how the artist Henri Matisse was a lifelong student of other cultures.

Looking at Picasso: Harvard scholar to present Heuser lecture on artist’s work
Professor Suzanne Blier sheds new light on the iconic Demoiselles d’Avignon and encourages all of us to ponder questions of race, sexuality, and gender.

Uncovering Stories: Students shed light on Athenaeum’s collection
Professor Evans’s seminar at the Providence Athenaeum uncovered the many stories hidden in the large and eclectic collection of this 19th-century institutional gem.