Arnold Newman: Luminaries of the Twentieth Century in Art, Politics and Culture
The Hofstra University Museum opens a new exhibition today, Arnold Newman: Luminaries of the Twentieth Century in Art, Politics and Culture. This is a showing of photographic portraiture by Arnold Newman highlights the innovative minds and personalities that gave rise to the ideas and concepts that shaped the 20th century. Recognized as the “Father of Environmental Portraiture,” where the background is an integral part of the image, Newman was influenced by the school of modernism. His work has contributed to the transformation of what we know as the photographic portrait; his work is found in numerous international museums and collections.
This show is organized by art2art Circulating Exhibitions.
Additional exhibition funding is provided by Astoria Federal Savings.
Dates: September 3 - December 13, 2013
Emily Lowe Gallery, South Campus
Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, 1 - 4 p.m.
ARNOLD NEWMAN, PABLO PICASSO,
PAINTER, SCULPTOR, PRINTMAKER,
VALLURIS, FRANCE, 1954, SILVER GELATIN
PRINT, 20 X 16 IN. (C) ARNOLD NEWMAN
Family Programming (for Ages 6 and Up)
Arnold Newman: Luminaries of the Twentieth Century in Art, Politics and Culture The Great Art Caper*
Enjoy a self-guided super-sleuthing adventure. Search for hidden clues found in the exhibition works in Arnold Newman: Luminaries of the Twentieth Century in Art, Politics and Culture and use the clues to complete a message.
*Pick up all backpack and caper materials in Emily Lowe Gallery during open hours year-round.
Return all backpacks and keep your completed art projects to take home. All backpack and caper activities are FREE!
Tuesday, September 03, 2013
Hempstead, NY 11549
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