My youngest is studying the Arts and Crafts movement at secondary, so I took him to visit the William Morris Gallery. They have also worked at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Complesso del Vittoriano in Rome, the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Santiago de Chile, and the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington, D.C.
The design style known as Art Deco was showcased in 1925 at the International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts in Paris and became a highly popular style of decorative art, design and architecture during the inter-war years (much employed by cinema and hotel architects).
Museums for which the Department of Art History regularly provides interns include not only the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers, but also the Metropolitan Museum of Art , the Museum of Modern Art , the Whitney Museum , the Guggenheim Museum (both in New York and in Venice), the Frick Collection , the J. Pierpont Morgan Library , and the Freer and Sackler Galleries of the Smithsonian Institution.
With Griselda Pollock ‘s reading of French feminist psychoanalysis and in particular the writings of Julia Kristeva and Bracha L. Ettinger , as with Rosalind Krauss readings of Jacques Lacan and Jean-François Lyotard and Catherine de Zegher’s curatorial rereading of art, Feminist theory written in the fields of French feminism and Psychoanalysis has strongly informed the reframing of both men and women artists in art history.
His gracious accessibility made it possible for students, faculty and the public to connect with the Surrealist movement of which he had been a part and made it possible for his philosophy and art work to influence a contemporary generation of creative practitioners.