Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe featured in the 2020 Milwaukee Film Festival

Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe featured in the 2020 Milwaukee Film Festival

The Milwaukee Film Festival starts Thursday October 15, and this year’s lineup includes the John Michael Kohler Arts Center’s short documentary Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe. The festival is being held virtually this year, so the 197 selected films will be streaming online October 15-29. The documentary features interviews with collaborators from the Mirror […]

Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe receives 2019 George Wittenborn Memorial Book Award

Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe receives 2019 George Wittenborn Memorial Book Award

The Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) has honored Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe with the 2019 George Wittenborn Memorial Book Award for excellence in art publishing.

Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe to open at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

Lenore Tawney: Mirror of the Universe to open at John Michael Kohler Arts Center

A series of four exhibitions explores Lenore Tawney’s life and impact, offering a personal and historical view into her entire body of work.

Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019 to open at the Whitney Museum of American Art

Making Knowing: Craft in Art, 1950–2019 to open at the Whitney Museum of American Art

This exhibition of over eighty works by more than sixty artists foregrounds how visual artists have experimented with the materials, methods, and strategies of craft over the past seven decades.

Weaving Beyond the Bauhaus on view at the Art Institute of Chicago

Weaving Beyond the Bauhaus on view at the Art Institute of Chicago

Presented on the centenary of this foundational organization, Weaving beyond the Bauhaus traces the diffusion of Bauhaus artists such as Anni Albers and Marli Ehrman, and their reciprocal relationships with fellow artists and students across America.

Bauhaus Imaginista on view at the Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland

Bauhaus Imaginista on view at the Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, Switzerland

In celebration of the Bauhaus centennial, this exhibition at the Zentrum Paul Klee investigates the history of the Bauhaus beyond Europe. Lenore Tawney, Peruvian, ca. 1962. bauhaus imaginista (on view through January 12, 2020) traces the history of a twentieth-century transcultural exchange from the perspective of international correspondence, relationships, encounters, and resonances. Artists represented include […]