Artist and photographer Arthur Jafa has also been the cameraman on some major feature films.
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Cleveland (January 19, 2021) — For the Guna women of Panamá, the mola, a hand-sewn cotton blouse and a key component of traditiona
Cleveland (Enero 19, 2021) — Para las mujeres gunas de Panamá, la mola, una blusa de algodón cosida a mano y componente clave de l
Legendary screen goddess Marilyn Monroe has her own section in our current exhibition PROOF: Photography in the Era of the Contact Sheet.
The earliest illustrated children's book, Orbis Pictus, (The World in Pictures) by John Amos Comenius, was published in 1658.
Cycles of Life: The Four Seasons Tapestries offers visitors an in-depth look at a rare, complete set of tapestries in the museum’s collection that has not been displayed since 1953 because of the tapestries’ fragile condition. Each tapestry depicts seasonal activities: fishing and gardening (Spring), grain harvesting (Summer), wine making (Autumn), and ice skating (Winter). When viewed together, the tapestries represent a full cycle of life.
The mola is a key component of traditional dress among the Indigenous Guna (formerly Kuna) women of Panamá.