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Spring 2021: Sherrill and Moriarty Library are closed as part of the Lesley University COVID-19 response.  Please visit us online through our library website and via our Ask-A-Librarian service,and see our Remote Services Guide.

Self Portraits

A guide to help incoming students with the self-portraiture assignment.

Library Books

Artists Who Use Text in their Work

Here is WORKING LIST of artists who incorporate text or words into their art:

  • John Baldessari
  • Fiona Banner
  • Robert Barry
  • Jean-Michel Basquiat
  • Xu Bing
  • Charles Demuth
  • Tracey Emin
  • Hannah Hoch
  • Jenny Holzer
  • Robert Indiana
  • Jasper Johns
  • On Kawara
  • Joseph Kosuth 
  • Barbara Kruger
  • El Lissitzky
  • René Magritte
  • Filippo Tommaso Marinetti
  • Bruce Nauman
  • Shirin Neshat
  • Pablo Picasso
  • Dieter Roth
  • Ed Ruscha
  • Kurt Schwitters
  • Cy Twombly
  • Lawrence Weiner
  • Christopher Wool
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