All posts tagged Rodin: Transforming Sculpture

Bedford_170420_MUSEUM_003-10289

Brain matters

Museums excel at providing stimulating visual, intellectual and emotional experiences. But do we really know what’s going on inside the visitor’s mind? If we did, could we design even more …

baby-dancer-PEM-feat

Tiny dancer

The internet loves a good cheeky-kid video: Toddlers imitating the pet dog, biting Charlie’s finger, or showing us how to really “Nae Nae.” I myself have spent an embarrassing amount …

delia_shooting_for_blog

Photographing a master

Auguste Rodin is, without a doubt, one of the most well-known French artists to grace PEM’s exhibition halls. Rodin’s sculptures come to life in our exhibition Rodin: Transforming Sculpture with …

20160177_0097

Moving sculptures

PEM’s idea to enhance Rodin’s brilliant sculptural work by adding live performance to the experience of Rodin: Transforming Sculpture is a collaboration of the type that BoSoma Dance Company  has been promoting …

sara.weisman

Thinking about ‘The Thinker’

“This awful Thinker: seen from his left, he looks like a bird of prey contented with the vengeance he has meted out to the vile of the earth; a composition …

IMG_3745

Recreating Rodin

I’m standing at the end of a driveway in Jamaica Plain in Boston getting ready to run for my life, just in case.  Foundry artist and instructor Benjamin Todd has …