Cleveland Art, May/June 2015

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  • Member Magazine
Published: May 1, 2015

In this issue of the members magazine: My Dakota; Monotypes; Leonardo's Lira; Teens Take Charge; Solstice;  Parade the Circle.

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Unique Prints

Jane Glaubinger Curator of Prints

Bastille Day 1892. Maurice Prendergast (American, 1858–1924). Monotype; 17.4 x 13.1 cm. Gift of the Print Club of Cleveland 1954.337

 

A monotype is a unique work of art. The artist creates a design with ink or paint on a nonabsorbent flat, smooth surface, covers it wi...

Leonardo’s Lira

Ross W. Duffin Fynette H. Kulas Professor of Music, Case Western Reserve University

 
Orpheus Charming the Animals about 1505. Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1470/82–1527/34). Engraving; 21.4 x 17.3 cm. Cleveland Museum of Art, Dudley P. Allen Fund 1930.579

 

When drawings curator Heather Lemonedes aske...

Body, Mind, and Cosmos

Anita Chung Curator of Chinese Art

Reflection 2002. Irene Chou (Zhou Luyun; Chinese, 1924–2011). Ink, color, and acrylic on paper; 60 x 96 cm. Mr. and Mrs. Richard W. Whitehill Art Purchase Endowment Fund 2013.32

 

Whether we see traditional Chinese paintings through the contemporary lens or we try to...