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12pm–5pm Tuesday–Sunday

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Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at Harvard University is housed in the only building in North America designed by Swiss-born architect Le Corbusier. It hosts the Department of Visual and Environmental Studies, exhibition spaces, and the Harvard Film Archive.

 

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Artist Talk
Will Rawls

Will Rawls is a New York-based choreographer, performance artist, curator and writer. His work focuses on relationship and transitions between dance and language in order to consider the poetics of blackness, abstraction and opacity.
 


Book Talk
Taylor Davis, Selected Works 1996–2018

Artist Taylor Davis is in conversation with contributors to Taylor Davis, Selected Works 1996–2018 (2018) Carpenter Center director Dan Byers, ICA/ Boston curator Ruth Erickson, poet Fanny Howe, and poet Oliver Strand.

 


Bookshop

The Carpenter Center’s bookshop is a collaboration with Motto Books, a bookshop based in Berlin. The bookshop is one of the only places in the Boston-area that carries small press contemporary art books, magazines, and journals, with an emphasis on international publications and limited-edition projects.

 

 

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Visual and
Environmental
Studies

 

 

Department of Visual and Environmental Studies is home to a range of studio and theoretical studies in the arts at Harvard University. It offers courses in painting, drawing, sculpture, film, video and animation as well as photography, film history and theory, and contemporary art.

 

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Harvard Film Archive

Harvard Film Archive presents films each week in a 200-seat theater featuring state-of-the-art film and digital projection, regularly hosting filmmakers to discuss their work. The archive holds over 25,000 audio and visual items from around the world and almost every period in film history.


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Film by Design. Bauhaus and the Moving Image

 

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Carpenter Center 

for the Visual Arts

Harvard University

24 Quincy Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

+1 617.496.5387

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