Reviews (July 2016)

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Open Inquiry Archive

ISSN 2167-8812


July 2016



Exhibition Review: “Procession: The Art of Norman Lewis.” Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts (November 13, 2015-April 3, 2016), Amon Carter Museum (June 4-August 21, 2016), Chicago Cultural Center (September 17, 2016-January 8, 2017).

Reviewed by: Cynthia Fowler, Ph.D., is an art historian and Professor of Art at Emmanuel College in Boston, MA. Her research focuses on American modern art during the first half of the twentieth century. She recently edited Locating American Art: Finding Art’s Meaning in Museums (Surry, UK: Ashgate, 2016). Fowler’s scholarship also extends to American textiles, notably Hooked Rugs: Encounters in American Modern Art, Craft and Design (Surry, UK: Ashgate 2013).

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