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The Williamson’s Year at a Glance, 2019 – 2020

Lidded Cloisonné Box with Bird Motif,
1886, Enamel on Brass, 2 3/16 in. x 3 5/8 in. x 3 in., Gift of Mrs. Dorothy Adler Routh, Scripps College, Claremont, CA

2019-2020 offers an exciting roster of exhibitions focusing on celebrated Asian art, new ideas in ceramics, and the work of our Scripps seniors.

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Asian Art Treasures at Scripps College

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This exhibition spotlights many of the college’s finest works of Asian art. (Through Dec. 15)

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Baltermants, Trial of a Bourgeois Landowner, Vietnam

Dmitri Baltermants, 1955, Trial of a Bourgeois Landowner, Vietnam, 1955, gelatin silver print, 11 x 14 in., Gift of Sally Strauss Strauss and Andrew E. Tomback, Scripps College, Claremont, CA

In his photograph, “Trial of a Bourgeois Landowner, Vietnam,” Baltermants captures the aura of a temporary court in Communist Vietnam.

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Highlights of the Collection: Letter to the World

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Photographer Barbara Morgan translates the brilliance of Martha Graham into a black-and-white image.

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Highlights of the Collection: Marilyn Levine, F.M. Case

Marilyn Levine, F.M. Case, 1981, stoneware, glazed, 4 3/4 in. x 9 3/8 in. x 8 in., gift of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Marer, Scripps College

Ceramicist Marilyn Levine and stand-up comedian George Carlin both imbued their art with a working class humor.

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