December 8, 2013

Blog: Chief Curator Tobias Ostrander Explains AMERICANA: Formalizing Craft

PAMM Chief Curator Tobias Ostrander explains AMERICANA: Formalizing Craft, one six large galleries conceived for permanent collection displays. These “overview galleries” run from the first through the second floors forming a spine that joins the remaining ten changing exhibition and project spaces. 

Miriam Schapiro, Feathered Fan, 1982. Mixed media acrylic and fabric on canvas. 48 x 96 inches. Collection Pérez Art Museum Miami, gift of Ruth Shack in honor of Richard Shack. Polly Apfelbaum, Mojo Jojo, 2001. Velvet and dye. 18 feet in diameter. Collection Pérez Art Museum Miami, museum purchase with funds provided by PAMM’s Collectors Council and the Helena Rubinstein Philanthropic Fund at The Miami Foundation.