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Family Style

August 11, 2017 through December 31, 2017
  • Diane Arbus, Man and Boy on a Bench, Central Park, N.Y.C..
  • Alice Neel, John and Joey Priestly.
  • Sheldon Moldoff, Marvel Family.
  • Una Tarde / One Summer Afternoon by Carmen Lomas Garza
    Carmen Lomas Garza, Una Tarde / One Summer Afternoon.

What makes a family? Artists have long depicted the nuances of familial relationships. These objects—some autobiographical, others fictional—are drawn from Sheldon's collection to offer unique perspectives on marriage, parenthood, family life, and genealogy.