Indiana University

  • "Instruments of Culture"
    April 02 9:00am
    "Instruments of Culture," at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures, provides an overview of how musical instruments around the globe are classified and studied, and why. more »
  • "After A Miracle: Coptic Ex Votos from the Birnbaum Collection"
    April 02 9:00am
    "After A Miracle: Coptic Ex Votos from the Birnbaum Collection,"  at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures, features a selection of votive offerings from Egypt. more »
  • "Photography from the Forest: Images by William Siegmann"
    April 02 9:00am
    "Photography from the Forest: Images by William Siegmann," celebrates the work of Bill Siegmann (1943-2011) in an exhibition at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Siegmann, an IU alumnus, was a leading expert on the arts of Liberia and Sierra Leone and was particularly associated with West African masking traditions and performance. more »
  • "State of an Art: Women's Wall Painting in Ghana"
    April 02 9:00am
    "State of an Art: Women's Wall Painting in Ghana," on exhibit at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures,  shows tradition and innovation in wall paintings by women in Ghana's Upper East Region, as documented by photographer and curator Brittany Sheldon, an Indiana University doctoral student in Art History and African Studie more »
  • "Still/Moving: Puppets and Indonesia"
    April 02 9:00am
    "Still/Moving: Puppets and Indonesia," on exhibit at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures, presents puppets, one of the oldest types of Indonesian performing arts which still persists today in many forms, as a way to better understand the dynamic peoples and places of Indonesia--focusing on Javanese, Sundanese, and Balinese cultures. more »
February 26 - March 3, 2012