The Big World: Alternative Landscapes in the Modern Era

Wolfsonian-FIU 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL, United States

The Big World, focusing on depictions of the land in The Wolfsonian's collection, challenges expectations of landscape art as it goes beyond bucolic scenes to reveal changing vistas of the modern era rendered in paintings, the decorative arts, andĀ even a grand piano. The exhibition charts a course through the end of the 19th century and […]

Silhouettes: Image and Word in the Harlem Renaissance

Wolfsonian-FIU 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL, United States

The flourishing of literary, visual, and musical arts between the 1920s and '40s known as the Harlem Renaissance projected a new picture of Black life to the world. Silhouettes: Image and Word in the Harlem Renaissance considers the role of art in this movement, paying special attention to the collaboration between artists and writers on […]