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More Than a Tweet: Birds, Art, and Culture

July 23, 2021 More Than a Tweet: Birds, Art, and Culture

Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

Phone: (315) 797-0000

310 Genesee Street

Utica, NY 13502

Elusive creatures of wonder and delight, birds have long fascinated artists and designers. More Than a Tweet explores the use of avian motifs and the colorful meanings associated with these mesmerizing creatures interpreted by artists including Georges Braque and John James Audubon. The exhibition is made up of artworks from the Museum of Art collection spanning two centuries, and features 22 paintings, works on paper, photographs, and various decorative arts, with many on view for the first time in decades.