Membership of the Fukushima Prefectural Museum of Art
$25,000
Fukushima, Japan
2011

To support the retrospective exhibition Ben Shahn: Cross-Media Artist at the Fukushima Prefectural Museum of Art in 2012. The exhibition includes paintings, prints, and graphic art, as well as photographs by Shahn that have never before been shown in Japan. It highlights Shahn’s work exploring the impact of radiation, which bears particular relevance in light of the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011.