Alma Thomas: The Light of the Whole Universe

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November 16 2019 - December 1 2019

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Northampton, MA 01063
413-585-2760

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July 27-December 1: Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, 12-4 p.m. Second Friday of the month, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Curated in conjunction with SCMA's recent acquisition of Alma Thomas's Morning in the Bowl of Night, this exhibition features works from a period that was defined by the civil rights and feminist movements in the U.S. and by anti-colonial and independence movements around the world, including the two-decade long Vietnam War. While artists like Charles White and Wadsworth Jarrell saw figuration as a way to advance political and social causes, others, such as Alma Thomas, Sam Gilliam, Joan Mitchell, Ibrahim El-Salahi, and James Suzuki, embraced abstraction. Whether they made figurative or abstract art, these artists worked both in and against modern art at a time when positions of power and influence were predominantly occupied by white, straight, and Euro-American men.

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