A Rich Artistic Stew

Harvard Gazette
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Photo by Stephanie MitchellPhoto by Stephanie Mitchell

Composer Hans Tutschku, Harvard's Fanny P. Mason Professor of Music and director of Harvard's Studio for Electroacoustic Composition, is indulging his fascination with the visual arts in a new exhibit as part of his Radcliffe fellowship.

The Other Side

Harvard Crimson
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Photo by Tiana A. AbdulmassihPhoto by Tiana A. Abdulmassih

Crimson photo of "Homage and Schwitters" an interactive sound sculpture that sits in front of multiple photo installations as part of "The Other Side" exhibit by Hans Tutschku at the Radcliffe Institute. 

Chicago on Chicago

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Photo by Rose LincolnPhoto by Rose Lincoln

Judy Chicago recently came to Radcliffe to discuss her life, work, and mission. The Radcliffe Institute's Schlesinger Library is presenting an exhibit about the groundbreaking artist. 

Biological Time Travel

Harvard Magazine
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

In a lecture at the Radcliffe Institute titled, "Synthetic: How Life Got Made," fellow Sophia Roosth described her analysis of recent attempts at "de-extinction," the effort to recreate extinct or endangered species using modern technologies.

Celebrating the Schlesinger’s First 70 Years

Monday, March 3, 2014
Gerda Lerner. Courtesy of Schlesinger LibraryGerda Lerner. Courtesy of Schlesinger Library

The Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America marked its 70th anniversary with a symposium that honored women’s history pioneer Gerda Lerner.

Radcliffe Fellow Sean Graney’s Four-Star Shakespeare

Harvard Arts Blog
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

Radcliffe fellow Sean Graney loves to combine works of art. During his fellowship, he has worked on creating All Our Tragic, an adaptation of Greek tragedies.  As the founder of The Hypocrites, Graney has also worked to devise works based on notable Shakespeare plays. Harvard Arts speaks with him about two of these works, Romeo Juliet and 12 Nights

Letting Shakespeare be Shakespeare? Where’s the Fun?

Boston Globe
Friday, February 14, 2014
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

Boston Globe on Radcliffe fellow Sean Graney and his plays "Romeo Juliet" and "12 Nights," which his Chicago troupe the Hypocrites performs in repertory at Oberon February 18-22, 2014. 

Will Your Clothing Spy on You?

CNN Money
Thursday, February 13, 2014

Like it or not, we have entered the era of assumed ubiquitous snooping yet have not begun to parse the implications. CNN reports on Harvard Law School professor I. Glenn Cohen RI '13, who spoke at the Institute about privacy and wearable technology. 

The Monuments Men: Rescuing Art from the Nazis

Harvard University Institute of Politics
Monday, February 10, 2014

Listen to Radcliffe Institute Fellow Lucia Allais, Robert M. Edsel, Author of The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History, actor Matt Damon, and moderator Diane McWhorter RI '13 address the real-life task force of museum directors, curators, and art historians, referred to as the Monuments Men, who entered Germany in the last stages of World War II to recover art pieces stolen by the Nazis. 

Potential En Masse

Harvard Gazette
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Photo by Tony RinaldoPhoto by Tony Rinaldo

Michael Kimmelman spoke with the Harvard Gazette about the importance of public space, his role as a critic, and the art and beauty of architecture.