Princeton University Art Museum

/Princeton University Art Museum
­
Loading Events

← Back to Events

Princeton University Art Museum

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

September 2017

Making History Visible: Of American Myths and National Heroes — Exhibition at the Princeton University Art Museum

September 26, 2017 @ 8:00 AM - January 17, 2018 @ 5:00 PM
Titus Kaphar, American, born 1976. Billy Lee: Portrait in Tar, 2016. Tar and oil on canvas, 152.4 × 121.9 cm. Collection of Bill and Christy Gautreaux, Kansas City, Missouri. © Titus Kaphar / image courtesy Jack Shainman Gallery, New York

Image caption: Titus Kaphar, American, born 1976. Billy Lee: Portrait in Tar, 2016. Tar and oil on canvas, 152.4 × 121.9 cm. Collection of Bill and Christy Gautreaux, Kansas City, Missouri. © Titus Kaphar / image courtesy Jack Shainman Gallery, New York Making History Visible will bring together historical and contemporary works to consider the role of visual art in creating an image of American identity and a multifaceted representation of history in the United States. Portraiture and history paintings were instrumental…

Find out more »
+ Export Events