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Majolica Mania: Transatlantic Pottery in England and the United States, 1850–1915, leaves the Bard Graduate Center Gallery on January 2, 2022.

If you aren’t able to visit in-person, check out new additions to the Majolica Mania online exhibition below! This online companion to Majolica Mania explores the major themes of the exhibition, situating majolica in the dynamic economic, social, and cultural contexts of the second half of the nineteenth century. Interactive experiences throughout offer unique views of featured objects on display.

More Majolica Mania!
Majolica Poetry Project
In conjunction with its Majolica Mania exhibition, Bard Graduate Center commissioned poems by acclaimed poets, Wayne Koestenbaum, Sally Wen Mao, S*an D. Henry Smith, and Stacy Szymaszek. In a virtual poetry reading on November 15, 2021, the poets shared the inspirations for their work. Learn More Button
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Majolica in Drag
Created by BGC teen interns, Craft, Camp, and Color: Majolica in Drag explores the intersection of pottery and performativity in mid-nineteenth- century majolica ware. Learn More Button
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