When:
February 3, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
2017-02-03T00:00:00-05:00
2017-02-04T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
32 Quincy Street Cambridge
MA

drawing_invention

Drawing became modern in the 18th century, when it left the confines of the artist’s studio to enter an expanded field of discourse, culture, politics, and social life. This exhibition traces the emergence of the modern understanding of drawing from the 18th through the 19th century in multiple senses: as an autonomous form of expression, an index of the artist’s style, an object of aesthetic contemplation, an epistemological tool, and a commodity. More