From Stage To Page: Shakespeare in German Expressionist Prints
May 5, 2016 - September 4, 2016
Lower Jette Galleries
This exhibition of German Expressionist prints from the 1918 folio Shakespeare Visionen demonstrates how Shakespeare’s emotionally complex characters and theatrical situations inspire rich comparisons across cultures and historical periods. Curated by Lev Pinkus ’17, Sophie Kaplan ’19, Lainey Curtis ’18, and Rachel Bird ’18 with support from the Center for the Arts and Humanities.
Banner Image: Thomas Theodor Heine, Macbeth, c. 1918. Etching, 14 x 7 1/4 in. (35.56 x 18.42 cm). Colby College Museum of Art. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Philip Sills, 1964.105AA