Welcome to the Tang Teaching Museum’s online collection.
The Tang Teaching Museum collection is central to the museum’s mission of object-based learning. We are regularly adding artworks and stories to the online collection, and welcome your comments. Check back often!
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Corita Kent
Corita Kent
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Corita Kent (1918-1986), a Roman Catholic nun from 1936 until she left the order in 1968, used printmaking to raise awareness about vital issues like poverty, racism, and war and to spread messages of peace and social justice. The Tang’s Corita Kent Collection includes more than 450 works, including finished prints as well as uncut sheets, trial proofs, and other working material.
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Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.