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William H. Johnson: An American Modern
November 3rd - January 27th, 2013
In this free exhibition, a seminal collection of 20 paintings by William H. Johnson, a pivotal figure in modern American art, is shown in its entirety for the first time. Developed by Baltimore’s James E. Lewis Museum of Art, Morgan State University, this SITES exhibition represents a unique opportunity to share the artist’s oeuvre with a broader audience. The Cleveland Museum of Art will feature additional works from its own collection.
FREE. William H. Johnson: An American Modern is on view at the Cleveland Museum of Art, 11150 East Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio 44106. November 3, 2012–January 27, 2013. For more information, please call 216-421-7340 or 888-CMA-0033, or visit our web site www.ClevelandArt.org
Aunt Alice (detail), 1944. William H. Johnson (American, 1901–1970). Oil on compressed cardboard; 85.7 x 72.4 cm. Courtesy Morgan State University
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