Anila Quyyum Agha, Crossing Boundaries (Black Cube), 2017, Laser-cut red lacquered steel and halogen bulb, 48 x 48 x 48 inches. Courtesy of Artist.


Anila Quayyum Agha: Flourishing Patterns
June 23 – September 24, 2023  

Anila Quayyum Agha: Flourishing Patterns presents a large-scale light installation, steel sculpture, and intricate works on paper by internationally renowned artist Anila Quayuum Agha. Agha, a Pakistani-American multimedia artist, explores renewed imaginings of traditional arabesque and geometric motifs inspired by Islamic architecture and design, which yield flourishing forms of light and shadow - patterning that is awe-inspiring. 


Friday, October 6, 2023

5:30 – 6:30 pm

6:30 – 8:00 pm



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september, 2023

24sep11:30 am12:30 pmLakeside Flow, Outdoor Yoga at the Mennello Museum Sculpture Garden11:30 am - 12:30 pm

In Nature’s Studio

TWO CENTURIES OF AMERICAN LANDSCAPE PAINTING (OCTOBER 6, 2023 – JANUARY 15, 2024) This rich exhibition features the bounty and beauty of the American landscape from the early nineteenth century through the twentieth century. Drawn from the permanent collection of the Reading Public Museum, the selections explore the Hudson River School and the emergence of the first uniquely American artistic movement; Impressionism and Tonalism at the turn of the century; and Modern trends in interpreting ...