Tag Archives: Fred Wilson

Pictures at an Exhibition
Judy Pfaff, Scene I: The Garden. Enter Mrs. Barnes (detail), 2015. RICK ECHELMEYER/©THE BARNES FOUNDATION.

‘Mark Dion, Judy Pfaff, Fred Wilson: The Order of Things’ at The Barnes Foundation

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Mark Dion, Judy Pfaff, Fred Wilson: The Order of Things” is currently on view at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia. It presents large-scale installations commissioned from each artist, as well as … Read More

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9 Art Shows to See After ‘12 Years a Slave’

Museum exhibitions confront amnesia, restore lost narratives, and consider the legacy of the Middle Passage Read More


The Civil War in Art, Then and Now

As several museums showcase works made at the time of the conflict, contemporary artists continue to reflect on its legacy Read More


Fred Wilson Creates an Installation

A basic vocabulary of painted flags and blown glass becomes an evocative meditation on color and race Read More

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Andrés Sánchez Galque, Los tres mulatos de Esmeraldas, (Portrait of Don Francisco de Arabe and Sons Pedro and Domingo), 1599, oil on canvas.

From Kongo to Othello to Tango to Museum Shows

Artists and scholars are taking increasingly nuanced approaches to tracking the image–and influence–of Africans in Western art Read More