Fact Sheet

'Marc Chagall: Intersecting Traditions' Fact Sheet

"Marc Chagall: Intersecting Traditions" is a collection of hand-colored etchings, from the collection of the Haggerty Museum of Art at Marquette University in Milwaukee Wisconsin, produced by world-renowned Jewish artist Marc Chagall (1887-1985). Chagall's expressionist work combines and transcends key modern movements in Western Art.

The exhibit features 50 selected etchings from "The Bible" series, a result of the collaboration between Chagall and Parisian publisher Ambroise Vollard. The etchings depict scenes from the Old Testament books of Genesis, Exodus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Lamentations and Ezekiel. The works tell familiar Bible stories such as the fall of Adam and Eve, Moses and the burning bush, Jacob's ladder, Noah' s ark and Abraham's sacrifice of his son, Isaac.

Exhibit Dates

February 4 - April 22, 2016

Exhibit Hours

Monday-Friday; 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday; Noon - 5 p.m.
The gallery will be closed Friday, March 25-Monday, March 28, in observance of the Easter holiday. 

Location & Directions

Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery at the University of Dallas
1845 E. Northgate Drive
Irving, Texas 75062
The Haggerty Art Gallery is located in the Art History Building at the corner of Gorman Drive and Haggar Circle. 

Parking

Free parking is available campus wide.

Exhibit Cost

Free

Exhibit Information & Group Tour Reservations

972-721-5087 or gallery@udallas.edu 

 

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