Arts & Culture

viewers at Tufts Art Gallery of large mural
October 12, 2017 Large Image
Chinese artist Yuan Yunsheng struggled against political constraints in his homeland before creating his monumental mural at Tufts

The power of art to overcome adversity is the theme of Chinese artist Yuan Yunsheng’s expansive, scroll-like narrative painting Two Ancient...

jeepney in Manila evening traffic
October 11, 2017 Large Image
Photographer Alonso Nichols spent six months documenting Filipino life, on the streets and in the country

When Alonso Nichols saw four small boys walking closely beside along a wall in Intramuros—a historic section of Manila, the capital of the...

Gerhard Steidl at Tufts
October 10, 2017 Large Image
Renowned publisher Gerhard Steidl tells Tufts audience that books can be not just beautiful, but timeless

For Gerhard Steidl, books are beautiful. Considered the finest publisher in the world of art and photography books, Steidl says books bring...

October 5, 2017 Large Image
Only location in Massachusetts to host “Robert Frank: Books and Films, 1947–2017”

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Oct. 5, 2017) – Tufts University will be the only institution in Massachusetts to host “Robert Frank: Books and Films,...

book covers
October 4, 2017 Large Image
Elliot Ackerman, A03, F03, and David Grann, F92, made the shortlist in the fiction and nonfiction categories

Two Tufts alumni are finalists for National Book Awards this fall, having made the cut from the longlist: Elliot Ackerman, A03, F03, for his novel...

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