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November 2018


Nissley Gallery Permanent Collection

November 18

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until December 7, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, who generously provided funding for this gallery.  Featuring over one hundred works from the museum’s collection, it is a broad sampling of the various core collections including pre-Columbian, African and Japanese objects, regionally created furniture, fiber arts and crafts, as well as paintings, sculptures, works on paper and glass created from the…

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Colette Fu: We are Dragon Tiger People

November 18

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until December 9, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Colette Fu’s one of a kind pop-up artist books are based on ancestral explorations.  Fu traveled to China’s Yunnan Province, where 25 of the nation’s 55 minority tribes reside.  Her exploration in the varied cultures of China culminated in a remarkable body of intricate pop-up books and photo collages titled We Are Tiger Dragon People.  Fu says of her work, “Pop-up and flap books originally illustrated ideas about astronomy, fortune telling, navigation, anatomy of the body and scientific principles.  This…

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Binh Danh and Robert Schultz: War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials

November 18

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until December 9, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Free

The exhibition War Memoranda: Photography, Walt Whitman, and Memorials by Binh Danh and Robert Schultz examines the question “How do Americans remember war?”  Using photographic portraits of soldiers developed onto leaves, historic battlefield landscapes photographed with 19th-century technologies and poems about war artist Binh Danh and poet Robert Schultz provide intimate reflections on the aftereffects of war.  This exhibition features original photographs, poetry broadsides, chlorophyll prints and artist books, drawn from the war poems and prose of Walt Whitman, our nation’s first war correspondent,…

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Käthe Kollwitz: Bauernkrieg/Peasant War

November 18

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until December 9, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Free

From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for Bauernkrieg/Peasant War, a series of  etchings that represent the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, their rise to revolution and battle, and their subsequent humiliation and death.  Although based on historic events, she used this series as a vehicle to criticize and protest the anticipated tragedies that unfolded across Europe during the first half of the twentieth century.  Kollwitz has been, for over a century, a major influence on print and…

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Noon in the Nissley

November 28 @ 12:00 pm1:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 28, 2018

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Free

Please join us for Noon in the Nissley every 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month from September 12 to November 28, 2018.  During these mini tours, museum staff and guest “stars” such as F&M faculty, among others, will highlight three objects on view in the Nissley Gallery. The Phillips Museum of Art at Franklin & Marshall College is pleased to present a major reinstallation of its Nissley Gallery, named in honor of Tom Nissley ’55, who generously provided funding for…

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Lecture by Jane Kallir

November 29 @ 5:00 pm6:30 pm

The Phillips Museum of Art,

700 College Ave

Lancaster,

PA

17603

United States


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Lecture by Jane Kallir, granddaughter of Otto Kallir, who co-founded Galerie St. Etienne, NYC with Hildegard Bachert. Gibson Curriculum Gallery From 1903 to 1908, Käthe Kollwitz created plates for Bauernkrieg/Peasant War, a series of  etchings that represent the brutal treatment of peasants in sixteenth-century Germany, their rise to revolution and battle, and their subsequent humiliation and death.  Although based on historic events, she used this series as a vehicle to criticize and protest the anticipated tragedies that unfolded across Europe during…

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