Watch as our team installs Kara Walker’s drawing “U.S.A. Idioms.” At nearly 12 by 15 feet, the work is one of the largest drawings in the museums’ collections. “U.S.A. Idioms” is on display in Gallery 1120 through October 6, 2019 alongside three other works by Walker.
Kara Walker, American, U.S.A. Idioms, 2017. Collage of Sumi ink and graphite on cut newsprint on gessoed white wove paper. Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund, 2017.220.
Music: “Stately Shadows” by Blue Dot Sessions (sessions.blue)