Middle Ground Blog

At Frick Madison, highlights from the collection are in conversation across media, geography, and time—often in unexpected ways. "Middle Ground" investigates surprising dialogues between pairs of works of art on view, speaking to the connections waiting to be discovered at our temporary home.

  • Middle Ground: Bellini and Breuer, Odes to Light

    Surprising connections are waiting to be discovered at Frick Madison. In the debut post of “Middle Ground,” explore unexpected links between Giovanni Bellini’s St. Francis in the Desert and Marcel Breuer’s iconic trapezoidal window, a transcendent juxtaposition on the third floor of the museum’s temporary home.