Haikus, Modernism and Stanton MacDonald-Wright

Presented by Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art at Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan UT

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Jun 30
Haikus, Modernism and Stanton MacDonald-Wright

Stanton MacDonald-Wright’s “Haiga Portfolio” (1965-1966) blends Eastern and Western influences, pairing vibrant modernist paintings with haikus written by some of Japan’s most influential poets.

Stanton MacDonald-Wright’s “Haiga Portfolio” (1965-1966) blends Eastern and Western influences, pairing vibrant modernist paintings with haikus written by some of Japan’s most influential poets.

The term “haiga” refers to a style of Japanese painting by haiku poets, whose poems are known for their brevity and simplicity. Each of the ten prints that compose the “Haiga Portfolio” have a corresponding haiku.

The “Haiga Portfolio” exemplifies the 20th century modernist movement

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Sep 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Sep 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Sep 19, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Sep 20, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Sep 21, 2019 at 09:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)
  • Sep 24, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Sep 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Sep 26, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Sep 27, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Sep 28, 2019 at 09:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 1, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 2, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 3, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 4, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 5, 2019 at 09:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 8, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 9, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 10, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 11, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 12, 2019 at 09:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 15, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 16, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 17, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 18, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 19, 2019 at 09:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)
  • Oct 22, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Tue)
  • Oct 23, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Wed)
  • Oct 24, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Oct 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Oct 26, 2019 at 09:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

650 North 1100 East, Logan, UT 84322

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NEHMA has a limited number of free parking spaces located just north of the Performance Hall. Please park in stalls labeled “Museum Visitor” and notify visitor services upon your arrival. See the map below for additional parking options and note that USU lots are strictly enforced until 5PM. With few exceptions, USU lots are generally open to all on weekends. Public Transportation: ride Cache Valley Transit routes 1, 4 or CVN to visit NEHMA. Use the Fine Arts stop (eastbound) or Richards Hall (westbound) on E 700 N and walk toward the Performance Hall. Visit www.cvtdbus.org for more information.

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