Welcome to the Tang Teaching Museum’s online collection.
Explore the collection through new writings, videos, and creative responses from faculty, students, curators, and artists.
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Ryan Clasby
on Shipibo-Conibo Ceramics of the Ucayali River, Peru
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Siobhan M. Hart
on NAGPRA and the Museum
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June Paul
on To Survive on this Shore
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From Barrier to Bridge
by Rachel Cantave
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Cerri Banks
on Pandemic and Protest
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Andrew Demaree
on Isaac Scott
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The Movement Unmasked
by Lisa Grady-Willis
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Kelli Johnson
on Isaac Scott
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Julia Routbort
on MASKS4PEOPLE Masks
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Christa Clarke
on Barbara Tyrrell
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Nayland Blake’s Feeder 2 and Corollary
by David Deitcher
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Joseph Cermatori
on Touching Feeling with C.P. Cavafy and Duane Michals
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Wendy Red Star
and Beatrice Red Star Fletcher
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Amon Emeka
on the Black Panther Party Archive
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Carrie Moyer
on Dyke Action Machine!
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The Dynamics of Form
by Rachel Roe-Dale
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Rebecca McNamara
on Nancy Grossman
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Mary Crone Odekon
on Demetrius Oliver
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Vanishing Point
by Melora Wolff
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Josh Faught
on Adding Flair to Sadness
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John S. Weber
on Joachim Schmid’s Archiv
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Shifting Poses
with Geoffrey Chadsey
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Lara Ayad
on Wangechi Mutu
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Ruth Opara
on Nigerian Clay Pots
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David Karp
on Deborah Luster’s One Big Self: Prisoners of Louisiana
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Jess Lincoln ’20
on E. J. Bellocq
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Ryan Richard Overbey
on Yun-Fei Ji
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Jada James ’18
on James Barnor
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Tom Yoshikami
on William Kentridge
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Sarah DiPasquale
on Celebrating Difference and Seeking Pleasure Through Integrative Dance
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Hayman
by Melora Wolff
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Jane Cole
on Kara Walker
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Visual Response
Daesha Devón Harris
on Tending Our Mothers’ Gardens
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Molly Channon
on Wangechi Mutu
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Erica Wojcik
on Glenn Ligon
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Ten Frames of Carl Van Vechten
by Caryl Phillips
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Beck Krefting
on Empathic Looking
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Metamorphosis
A New Dance by Jason Ohlberg
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John Corbett
on Sun Ra Archive
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Molly Channon
on Corita Kent’s G O greatest show of worth, 1968
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Dayna Joseph ’19
on Dawoud Bey’s Harlem, U.S.A. series, 1975–1979
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Black Theater and White Walls:
Eunice S. Ferreira on Performing with the Museum
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Sarah Day-O'Connell
on Seminar as Schubertiad
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Rachel Seligman
on Nikki S. Lee
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Jordana Dym
on Nancy Chunn
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Visual Response
Sonya Clark
on Being invisible and without substance
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Rose White ’19
on Syd Carpenter
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Musicking the Collage
Charles Lwanga on African Music, Dance, and Art
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Ajay Sinha
on Carl Van Vechten
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Isolde Brielmaier
on Malick Sidibé, Des chaussures pour aller danser, 1963
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Latisha J. Barnett
on Deborah Roberts
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Beau Breslin
on Kate Ericson and Mel Ziegler’s Constitution on Tour, 1991
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Adam Tinkle
on Working with the Sun Ra Archive
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Hassan Hajjaj
interviewed by Hannah Traore ’17
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Adam Tinkle
on Terry Adkins
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Fatou Kandé Senghor
on Filmmaking in Senegal
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Taina Cotto ’20 & Katie Coggins ’20
on Carrie Mae Weems
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Barbara Black
on Yinka Shonibare MBE’s Reimagining of Dorian Gray
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Bernardo Ramirez Rios
on Sister Corita Kent & Chicano/a Art in Los Angeles
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Rachel Seligman
on Atong Atem
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Pattern by Monica Andrews '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.