The Kinsey Institute Art Exhibit "Gender Expressions"
Gender Expressions uses contemporary photographs, fine art prints, and other materials from the Kinsey Institute collections to illustrate the various ways that people express their gender identity or challenge societal expectations about gender roles. A selection of magazines, books, newspaper clippings, and other materials from the library and archives takes a look at transgender history in the United States. Artists represented in this exhibition include Mariette Pathy Allen, Jess Anthony, Herbert Ascherman, Mia Beach, Heather Christoffer, Jess T. Dugan, Leonor Fini, Danielle C. Head, Hans van der Kamp, Vivienne Maricevic, Len Prince, Carson Rader, Sarah Taavola, and Cara Lee Wade. Opening reception: Friday, September 28, 5-7 pm, The Kinsey Institute, Morrison Hall. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided. In addition, an exhibition titled A Place Aside: Artists and their Partners is being shown in the Kinsey Institute Gallery, from September 28 through December 20. Organized by guest curator and photographer Garrett Hansen, the show features images from nine contemporary photographers working in the United States, China, Brazil, and Japan: Jeff Moerchen, Alexis Culver, Audim Culver, Gustavo Gomes, Yuhki Touyama, Fabien Seguin, Julie Barnofski, Garrett Hansen, and Tanya Bezreh. The Kinsey Institute art exhibitions are open to the public from 1:30 to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Admission is free. Self-guided group tours may be scheduled by calling 812-855-7686. Must be 18 years old or accompanied by an adult.