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Men of Steel, Women of Wonder

November 30, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Superman and Wonder Woman are two of the most beloved icons in American pop culture. Created in times of economic adversity and war, these characters quickly emerged as beacons of American morality, representing the ideals of truth, justice, and the American way.

Men of Steel, Women of Wonder examines art world responses to Superman and Wonder Woman ranging from their Depression-era origins to ​contemporary artists’ interpretations. The exhibition includes over 70 paintings, photographs, installations, videos, and more by a wide range of artists, exploring national identity, American values, social politics, and the concept of humanity.

Men of Steel, Women of Wonder is organized by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas.

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Date:
November 30, 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://addison.andover.edu/Exhibitions/MOSWOW/Pages/default.aspx

Organizer

Addison Gallery of American Art
Phone
978-749-4015
Email
addison@andover.edu
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Venue

Addison Gallery of American Art
3 Chapel Ave, Phillips Academy
Andover, MA 01810 United States
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Phone
978-749-4015
View Venue Website

Superman and Wonder Woman are two of the most beloved icons in American pop culture. Created in times of economic adversity and war, these characters quickly emerged as beacons of American morality, representing the ideals of truth, justice, and the American way.

Men of Steel, Women of Wonder examines art world responses to Superman and Wonder Woman ranging from their Depression-era origins to ​contemporary artists’ interpretations. The exhibition includes over 70 paintings, photographs, installations, videos, and more by a wide range of artists, exploring national identity, American values, social politics, and the concept of humanity.

Men of Steel, Women of Wonder is organized by Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas.

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Details

Date:
November 30, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Series:
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
, ,
Website:
http://addison.andover.edu/Exhibitions/MOSWOW/Pages/default.aspx

Organizer

Addison Gallery of American Art
Phone
978-749-4015
Email
addison@andover.edu
View Organizer Website

Venue

Addison Gallery of American Art
3 Chapel Ave, Phillips Academy
Andover, MA 01810 United States
+ Google Map
Phone
978-749-4015
View Venue Website
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