VIRTUAL MUSCARELLE is proud to present The Making of Objects of Ceremony.

William & Mary students curated this exhibition as part of a required practicum course for Art History majors called The Curatorial Project (ARTH 331)

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Muscarelle Museum of Art (Sheridan & Spigel Galleries) | April 5 – June 6, 2019

This spring, William & Mary students curated this exhibition as part of a required practicum course for Art History majors called The Curatorial Project (ARTH 331).

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VIRTUAL MUSCARELLE is proud to present Building on the Legacy: African American Art from the Permanent Collection comprised of paintings, drawings, and sculptures by renowned artists.

Created to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first African American students in residence at William & MaryBuilding on the Legacy: African American Art from the Permanent Collection was part of a yearlong program of special events during the 2017-2018 academic year, which spoke to themes of parity and desegregation.

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  • Muscarelle on the Move Events

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    MEMBERS’ TRIP

    Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice | June 27, 2019 | 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM | National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
    This year marks the 500th anniversary of the birth of Jacopo Robusti (known as "Tintoretto"), one of the greatest painters of the Italian Renaissance. The National Gallery of Art, in cooperation with the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia and Gallerie dell'Accademia, has assembled some of the Venetian master's greatest paintings for the first retrospective of the artist's works in North America. Featuring nearly 50 paintings, many of which have never left Venice where Tintoretto lived and worked for 75 years, the exhibition presents works spanning the artist's entire career, from expansive religious and mythological scenes to august portraits of Venetian aristocracy that inspired later artists such as Rubens and Rembrandt.   We hope you will join us for the Muscarelle Members' Trip celebrating Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice. A per person charge of $95.00 includes transportation to the National Gallery of Art, driver's gratuity, on board refreshments, a DVD presentation (Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice) en route to Washington, D.C., as well as an exclusive tour by a specialist in Venetian art.   All reservations are for Museum Members and W&M Faculty Only and are on a first-come, first-serve basis. There will be a cap of 30 spots, so please reserve your space early and encourage your friends to become Members and join you!   Contact us at [email protected] for additional information.  
     Image Citation: JACOPO TINTORETTO | The Creation of the Animals, 1550/ by 1553 | Oil on canvas | Gallerie Dell'Accademia, Venice