Arts-Area News

Rem D. Koolhaas, Two Libraries for Jussieu University (first floor section and condensed section), 1992. Data source: Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University and Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University. © 2014 OMA AMO / Beeldrecht / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
November 9, 2015
ARTstor has just unveiled a new collection of 10,000 images of plans and sections from Avery Architectural and Fine Arts Library and the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University. From the announcement: “The collection, which is projected to include 20,000...
Detail of original drawing by Barbara Benish for The Song of Songs
November 3, 2015
In conjunction with the new exhibition, "“How right they are to adore you!”: The Song of Songs Interpreted Through Fine Printing", the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library is presenting a talk by artists Robin Price and Barbara Benish. They will speak about their ten-year collaboration on a...
Frick Art Reference Library
October 26, 2015
Looking for articles? Yale University Library now subscribes to the Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index. The index covers nearly 300 art history periodicals from the mid-1850s through the 1960s. Search by artists, artworks, private and public collection names, exhibitions, and...
[The Yale Club of New York City] designed by Howard Pyle and engraved by E.D. French, 1905, 13.66 x 8.59 cm. Collection of Bookplates by Edwin Davis French (BKP 49), Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library, Yale University.
October 20, 2015
This year the Yale Club of New York City is celebrating the centennial of its current location—a James Gamble Rogers (Yale College, Class of 1889) building that opened in 1915 at 50 Vanderbilt Avenue. The Yale Club was founded in 1897, and the ex-libris of the club’s library was designed in 1905 by...
October 16, 2015
As part of Open Access Week at Yale (10/19-10/24), Kress Fellow Alexandra Provo will be presenting "Open Access Images for Arts and Humanities" on Monday, 10/19 at 12 in Bass L06. The presentation will introduce ways to find open access images, particularly those cleared for publishing. Along the...
Josef Albers' Interaction of Color in Arts Library Special Collections
October 12, 2015
Friday, October 16, 2015 ‘Search Versus Re-Search: Josef Albers, Artist and Educator’: A symposium exploring the impact of Albers’ art and teaching Yale School of Art, 36 Edgewood Ave, New Haven, CT Symposium is from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Free and open to the public. The symposium and related...
Illustration from The Song of Songs (Book Club of California, 1922)
September 24, 2015
Exhibition on view September 28, 2015 – February 19, 2016 The Song of Songs, also known as the Song of Solomon or Canticles, is a book of the Bible that is more lyrical than other parts of the Bible, containing poems about love.  For over a century, modern fine printers have been inspired by these...

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