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"Strict Beauty: Sol LeWitt Prints" at Williams College Museum of Art through 6/12

Sol LeWitt, From Distorted Cubes, 2001. Color linocut, set of five. New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut, 2007.136.398.1-5SL © Estate of Sol LeWitt 2022
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Sol LeWitt, From Distorted Cubes, 2001. Color linocut, set of five. New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut, 2007.136.398.1-5SL

Sol LeWitt, who lived from 1928 to 2007, was a pioneer of conceptual art and is considered one of the most influential artists of the second half of the twentieth century. His artistic practice included wall drawings, structures, photography, printmaking, artist’s books, drawings, gouaches, and folded and ripped paper works. The exhibition, “Strict Beauty: Sol LeWitt Prints” is the most comprehensive presentation of the artist’s printmaking to date and it is on view at the Williams College Museum of Art in Williamstown, MA through June 12.

Curated by David S. Areford, professor of art history at the University of Massachusetts Boston, the exhibition is accompanied by an in-depth catalog co-published by the New Britain Museum of American Art, Williams College Museum of Art, and Yale University Press.

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