Jonathan Zimmerman


Jonathan Zimmerman is Professor of Education and History at the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development at New York University. His new book is Too Hot to Handle: A Global History of Sex Education. (March 2015)

  • 'Nature and the American Vision: The Hudson River School'

    December 7, 2014 — June 7, 2015

    The paintings of the Hudson River School travel from their home at the New York Historical Society to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

  • Modernism Made in New Mexico

    January 30, 2015 — April 30, 2015

    How the beautiful forms and colors of New Mexico shaped an entire generation of American artists.

  • William Glackens

    November 8, 2014 — February 16, 2015

    The Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia has staged the first major retrospective of Glackens's career as an illustrator, painter, and collector.

  • Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography

    October 21, 2014 — January 4, 2015

    Strand’s central, insistent question was whether the traditional role of the arts—to inform, challenge, and humanize—could survive their encounter with modern machinery and technology, including the camera itself.