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A visit to the MacVal

A visit to the MacVal

Who’s welcomed in the museum? Who is art representing? Led by instructor Emmanuel Cohen, students visited the MacVal, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Vitry, a suburb of Paris. In a city marked by waves of immigration during the 20th century, the exhibition Persona Grata invites the viewers to a reflection on hospitality. If hospitality […]

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Sketching at the Louvre

Sketching at the Louvre

First year students in Jason Glasser’s Drawing and Imaging class went to the Louvre to sketch some of the classical sculptures…

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Musée de l’Homme

Musée de l’Homme

Led by instructor Emmanuel Cohen, students visited the Musée de l’Homme, recently redesigned to exhibit both their ethnographic collections and contemporary art. To prepare the museum visit, students engaged in a discussion about the evolution of art collections and museums before experiencing how new epistemological, aesthetic and ethical discourses affect the way works are presented […]

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