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Sarah G. Powers

Course to be taught at Dartmouth:

ARTH17: The Power of Place: Urban and Rural Images in American Art, 1900-1945

Special Interests:

Sarah Powers focuses on the history of the art of the Unites States, with a particular interest in the period between World War I and World War II. Currently, she is the Assistant Curator for Special Projects at the Hood Museum of Art. Last spring she curated Men of Fire: José Clemente Orozco and Jackson Pollock at the Hood, organized in collaboration with the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center. Most recently, she organized an exhibition entitled Cubism and Its Legacy which opened at the Hood in August of 2013. She has worked in curatorial departments at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Williams College Museum of Art, Smith College Museum of Art, and the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, and has taught art history (Western Art survey, American Art, Modern Art, and Museum Studies) at the University of Delaware and Moore College of Art and Design in Philadelphia.

Last Updated: 10/25/13