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Exploring Perspectives in Art

Taking advantage of some of our many local cultural resources, the Green Art and Advanced Photo classes recently took a field trip to the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum and the Fitchburg Art Museum. It was a great opportunity for our students to explore and enjoy art from a variety of perspectives and applications.

Established in 1950 and located about 35 minutes east of campus in Lincoln, Mass., deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum features a constantly changing 30-acre landscape of large-scale, outdoor, contemporary sculpture, and site-specific installations, as well as rotating exhibits and innovative learning opportunities. With over 20,000 square feet of exhibition space, the Fitchburg Art Museum features
exhibitions from its art historical collections as well as special loan exhibitions focused on regional contemporary art. Collection strengths include 19th Century American Art, American photography, African Art, Greek and Roman Art and Egyptian Art.  It is located in Fitchburg, Mass., just 15 minutes from campus. 
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Cushing Academy

39 School Street
Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430
978-827-7000
admissions@cushing.org

Cushing Academy

Cushing Academy exists for students and develops curious, creative, and confident learners and leaders. Founded in 1865, Cushing is a co-ed, college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12 and PG. Our students, who come from over 30 states and 30 countries, excel in our outstanding academic, art, and athletic offerings. We welcome you to visit our community and beautiful 162-acre campus in Ashburnham, Mass., just one hour from Boston, to experience all that Cushing has to offer.

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