• EXHIBIT: "MONSTERS!"
    December 11 9:00am
    "MONSTERS!" are extraordinary or unnatural beings that challenge the predictable fabric of everyday life. This exhibition looks at monsters from around the world, discovering who they are and what purposes they serve in various cultures, as different images of monstrousness emerge from the dark recesses of human imagination. The exhibi more »
  • Exhibits at the IU Eskenazi Museum of Art
    December 11 12:00pm
    Gallery Hours Tues-Sat 10:00-5:00 p.m. Sun 12:00-5:00 p.m. (Closed Mondays.  Additionally, the Eskenazi Museum of Art will be closed for the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, Thursday, November 24 – Friday, November 25, and Saturday, December 24 – Monday, January 2) Special Exhibitions Giambattista and Domenico more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Thoughts, Things, and Theories...What Is Culture?"
    December 11 1:00pm
    "Thoughts, Things, and Theories...What Is Culture?"  at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures, examines the nature of culture through the exploration of cultural traditions surrounding life stages and universal needs. more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Costume: Beauty, Meaning, and Identity in Dress"
    December 11 1:00pm
    This photo exhibit examines the transformative power of costumes in the communication of beauty, personal meaning, and social identity, often culminating in a spectacle for public consumption. The exhibit was curated by Pravina Shukla, Associate Professor of Folklore at IU and author of "Costume: Performing Identities through Dress," a more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Hzh: Navajo Beauty, Navajo Weavings"
    December 11 1:00pm
    This exhibit will introduce the famed wool rugs and blankets woven by the Navajo people of the Southwestern United States. Situating these textiles within regional history and Navajo culture, the exhibition will focus on the theme of beauty in Navajo cosmology as expressed in the artistry of these treasured weavings. Works presented will be draw more »
February 26 - March 3, 2012