The votive objects at Bard Graduate Center constitute an art form all their own — tokens that say “please” and “thank you.”
Museums are tightening borders, too. Where are the big shows of art from Africa, Asia, South America? The United States and Europe dominate.
Here are some notable shows that may have escaped your notice and will all close after New Year’s (with one gallery exhibition that ends sooner).
To distract from holiday stresses, some notable shows that may have escaped your notice.
“New York Crystal Palace 1853” at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery offers a glimpse of America’s first World’s Fair.
“Artek and the Aaltos: Creating a Modern World,” at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery, focuses on a married team of groundbreaking Finnish designers.