Middlebury College Museum of Art

Blog Post: Leaving it All Behind

life jackets on the shore

This recent acquisition—a triptych by Canadian photographer Darren Ell—foregrounds both the scale of the global refugee crisis and the risk inherent in leaving one’s homeland. Pieter Broucke, Professor of History of Art and Architecture, discusses the geopolitical and artistic contexts of this new acquisition on the museum’s blog. Read the blog post.

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