Photos at Zoom: Recent Acquisitions

Photos at Zoom: Recent Acquisitions

Watch the video: https://vimeo.com/418456764

Read the transcript: http://mocp.org/education/resources/recent-acquisitions-transcript-1.pdf

Photos at Zoom: Recent Acquisitions 

With Collections Assistant Madeline Heuer

Are you interested in learning more about historical and contemporary works the MoCP has recently acquired? Would you like to learn what it’s like working behind the scenes in the museum’s collection? Join Collections Assistant, Madeline Heuer, as she takes us through some of her favorite artworks that have been added to the museum’s collection in the past year as well as some insights on a day in life in the museum’s vault. Select artists featured include Marsha ‘Red’ Adams, Dorothea Lange, Donna Ferrato, Joanne Leonard, Bruce Davidson, Patti Smith and Lynne Goldsmith.

Image: Joanne Leonard, Winter Window - with windowshade and pull cord in chalk pastel drawing from the Winter Windows series, 1983

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