Collection Artwork
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Merry Alpern (born New York, New York, 1955)
Dirty Windows #5
1994
gelatin silver print
frame size: 27 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.
paper size: 19 7/8 x 15 7/8 in.
The Jack Shear Collection of Photography at the Tang Teaching Museum
photographed in Lower Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, North America
2015.1.281

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Borrowed Light:
Selections from the Jack Shear Collection
Exhibition
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Pattern by Abby Fuess ’18

Inspired by the exhibition:

Other Side:
Art, Object, Self
The Tang Pattern Project began in 2017 with research on cultural institutions’ branding by Design Intern Mallika Acharya ’18. It progressed into a collaboration organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger with past and current Tang Design Interns to propose a Tang Museum branding refresh. Their new patterns draw inspiration from the Museum’s exhibition history.