People have used depictions of the human form or parts of it, from the hand stencils found in cave paintings to the selfies of today, to tell stories, to communicate, and/or share a narrative. Likewise, many artists working in glass have used the human form to share their individual story telling.
Jean Michel Basquiat Portfolio by Lee Jaffe - Eighty @ Eighty: Recent Gifts to the Permanent Collection
In celebration of the museum’s 80th anniversary, this genre-spanning exhibition highlights recent acquisitions and gifts to the museum’s permanent collection.
One of the twentieth century’s great documentary photographers, Walker Evans is known for his photographic depictions of communities throughout the United States during the Great Depression.
Lines in the Sand explores the history of the desert through our relationship to the land,Lines in the Sand explores the history of the desert through our relationship to the land,environment, and community. Drawn from the permanent collection of the Palm Springs Art Museum, the exhibition highlights the museum’s founding collections of historicalindigenous art, depictions of the California desert through painting and photography, and contemporary art inspired by the physical and cultural environment of the state.
Three Women, Three Continents, Three Companies That Put Recycling at the Heart of the Design Process . . .