Does your hairstyle indicate what kind of leader you will be? Or the success of your empire? A look at Roman Imperial portraiture from the Augustan Age to the reign of Hadrian.
Do Not Touch is a hands on approach to the art world. We’ve all seen the signs. Whether in a museum, gallery, or other sterile-feeling cultural space, there are signs that warn us to stay away and maintain a safe distance from a precious object. This mindset can easily seep into the rest of our experience, beyond just a physical reminder. Current norms and standards in some cultural institutions may be intimidating, hard to decipher, or just downright uninviting - we’re here to change that.
Listen to our podcast, Disturbing the Piece: rethinking the art world, at the link above.