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Summer Bomb Pop: Collections in Dialogue
Tang Museum Images: Steve Roden, The Silent World (Four Shadows), 2003, oil and acrylic on linen canvas, 72 x 66 x 1 1/2 in., Tang Teaching Museum collection, gift of Michael O. Gold and Sirje Helder Gold in memory of their beloved son Maximilian Arnold Gold, 2020.22.12.
Mindy Shapero, (b. Louisville, Kentucky, 1974), This occurs just as you learn to navigate in a world that once was light, now dark (after being blinded by the light looking at the protection). It is everywhere you are always existing in the corner of your mind, the one thing you can clearly see at all times, no matter what, 2005, acrylic on wood, 25 1/2 x 29 x 23 in., Tang Teaching Museum collection, Gift of Judi Roaman, 2011.14.1.
Chuck Webster, (b. Binghamton, New York, 1970), Summer Bomb Pop, 2008, oil on panel, 60 x 48 x 2 in., Tang Teaching Museum collection, Gift of Stefan Simchowitz , 2012.16.12.
Hyde Images: Grace Hartigan, (American, 1922 – 2008), White, 1951, oil on canvas, 38 1/2 × 45 3/8 × 1 1/2 in., The Feibes & Schmitt Collection, The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York, 2015.1.19.
Summer Bomb Pop: Collections in Dialogue brings together seventeen works of contemporary abstract painting from the collection of the Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College by artists such as Sarah Braman, Jeffrey Gibson, Rashid Johnson, Mindy Shapero, and Chuck Webster with several twentieth-century works from The Hyde Collection’s renowned Feibes & Schmitt Collection by artists such as Grace Hartigan, Alfred Jensen, Ellsworth Kelly, Bridget Riley, and Andy Warhol. Summer Bomb Pop is organized by the Tang Teaching Museum in collaboration with Jonathan Canning, Director of Curatorial Affairs and Programming at The Hyde Collection.
This exhibition is part of The 2021 Renz Family Season of Hope Exhibition Series.
All Together Now is a regional collections sharing project organized by the Tang Teaching Museum at Skidmore College, with the support of the Henry Luce Foundation.