Arts & Culture


“Of Green Leaf, Bird, and Flower”: Artists’ Books and the Natural World
Center for British Art

(203) 432-2800

An exhibition of nearly 300 objects examines the ways that naturalists and artists have observed and recorded the world around them, from the sixteenth century to the present. 

Through August 10


Selling Smoke: Tobacco Advertising and Anti-smoking Campaigns
Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library

(203) 432-1810

Tobacco and anti-tobacco advertising, including magazine ads, ephemera, articles, and photographs. 

Through August 12


Hot Spots: Highlights from the Jazz Collections in the Gilmore Music Library
Sterling Memorial Library

(203) 432-1810

Selections from the Gilmore Music Library’s holdings—including the papers of Benny Goodman, Mel Powell, and Eddie Sauter, as well as manuscripts by Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, and Glenn Miller.

Through August 15


Jazz Lives: The Photographs of Lee Friedlander and Milt Hinton
Yale University Art Gallery

(203) 432-0600

A selection of images taken by photographer Lee Friedlander and bassist Milt Hinton offer a glimpse of the twentieth-century jazz scene.

Through September 7

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