March 4-October 1, 2017

ďA Vibrant Field: Nature and Landscape in Soviet Nonconformist Art, 1960s-1980sĒ explores the wide range of meanings that the natural world held for unofficial artists in the Soviet Union

Start Time: Friday, September 1, 2017 12:00 AM
End Time: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Location: Voorhees Hall Incl Zimmerli Art Museum
Address: 71 Hamilton Street
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: Free
Sponsor: Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
Category: Art
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Contact Name: Theresa Watson
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Contact Phone: (848) 932-7237
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Drawn from the strengths of the museumís Dodge Collection, the exhibition brings together works produced in the period between thaw and perestroika that challenged the link between nature, optimism, and progress, which socialist realist aesthetics had promoted. Approximately 50 objects across media are featured, including painting, sculpture, works on paper, photography, and performance, by more than 25 artists and artist groups from the Soviet republics of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, and Ukraine.

MUSEUM HOURS: T-F, 10am- 4:30pm. Sat-Sun, Noon-5pm. 1st Tues of most months, 10am-9pm. The museum is closed Mondays, major holidays, and the MONTH OF AUGUST.

FREE Admission.

Target Audience: Current Students,  Rutgers 250,  Researchers,  Visitors,  Commuters,  Donors & Supporters,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Prospective Students,  Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public,  Parents & Families