50/50: Celebrating Fifty Years of the Hofstra University Museum - Hofstra University Museum



Date: 02/05/13 through 03/28/13
Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10am-5pm. Saturday and Sunday, 1-5pm
Ages: All
Address:
112 Hofstra University/Hempstead Turnpike - 516-463-5672
Hempstead, NY 11549
hofstra.edu/museum

Description: This anniversary exhibition highlights the breadth and depth of the collection through just 50 of the 605 acquisitions donated since 2006. The featured works include paintings, prints, photographs and drawings by 20th and 21st century American, Latino and European artists such as Luis Cruz Azaceta, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Stanley Brodsky, Lucien Clergue, Yonia Fain, April Gornick, Robert Kipniss, Howardena Pindell, Robert Rauschenberg, Donald Resnick, Alison Saar, W. Eugene Smith and Stanley Twardowicz, among others. Additionally, the exhibition includes Pre-Columbian figures and vessels as well as early to mid 20th-century African masks.