Paul W. Schwartz


Two Masters

Several weeks ago Picasso phoned his dealer Kahnweiller in a state of great excitement. He called to say he had


Two Modes

It has long been a tacit assumption of German scholarship that if something can be defined, it must therefore exist.


Picasso: The Bathers

At the age of seventy-eight the Maestro is not yet finished with concocting enigmas. For the past six decades we


Bloom and Levine

In that shattering, synthetic stillness which is Lamont, a moment of warmth has come to pass. Two of Boston's favorite


Student Collectors

There are probably almost as many reasons for collecting works of art as there are for producing them in the


Warren House

There are certain personalities in this world who are blessed with a special knack for shedding the prosaic and attracting


Yoshiaki Shimizu

There are two exhibitions in Cambridge this month which are totally independent of each other but which invite comparison. One



It seems strange that one's image of Aristide Maillol is that of an elderly man, of the master of Banyuls-sur-Mer


Primitive Art

It has been a long time since the first startling wave of African art made its way to Europe and


Lyonel Feininger

"Free man, you shall always love the sea," wrote Baudelaire. And it was the sea which animated the hand of



The art world at Harvard is still in a fairly embryonic state and is likely to remain so until Oregonian


Deutsche Kunst II

Every so often an administrative coup occurs in the art world in which some large-scale exhibition gets arranged, not according


Graphic Masters

No one need testify at this point to the genius of Albrecht Durer. The accolades, this time, go to the


Two Exhibits

The Christmas Show, an annual art world institution, has long been one of the more genteel commercial anticipations of December


Deutsche Kunst

When the Lurcy collection of modern French paintings went on sale in New York recently, bringing astronomical prices, these improbable,

House Art Cover Wallpaper
Visual Arts

Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

Johnston Gate Arts Cover

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance