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ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection

Presented by Columbia Museum of Art at Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia SC

Jun 02 2017
Aug 27 2017
ReTooled: Highlights from the Hechinger Collection

Artists offering their affectionate, yet sometimes playful tributes to tools as functional objects.

Wrenches, hammers, and lawnmowers take on lives of their own in this exhibition. ReTooled showcases over 40 works by 28 contemporary artists, including photographers Berenice Abbott and Walker Evans, pop art legends Jim Dine and Claes Oldenburg, abstract sculptor Anthony Caro, and cubist-inspired masters Jacob Lawrence and Fernand Léger. Together these artists offer affectionate, sometimes playful tributes to tools as functional objects. ReTooled also celebrates construction workers at their

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