• EXHIBIT: "Show and Tell -- Making Craft at the John C. Campbell Folk School"
    May 20 1:00pm
    Curated by Kelley D. Totten, a recent Ph.D. graduate in Folklore at Indiana University, this exhibit looks at contemporary craft through the lens of the John C. Campbell Folk School, located in Brasstown, North Carolina. Each Friday, folk school students gather in the community room to show off their creations from week-long immersion courses in more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Memories Shared: Photographs of Historic Bloomington"
    May 20 1:00pm
    Bloomington has changed significantly in the past 100 years, but many places remain in some shape or form. This photo essay will explore a few of these places through historic photos and you're invited to share your memories of them. “Memories Shared: Photographs of Historic Bloomington” will be on display through July 29, 2018. more »
  • EXHIBIT: "A Snapshot of Pakistan, 1965: The Madge Minton Collection"
    May 20 1:00pm
    On her 1965 trip to Pakistan, WASP pilot and herpetologist Madge Minton arrived with funding from the IU Museum (today the Mathers Museum of World Cultures) and a mission to collect objects used in everyday life. "A Snapshot of Pakistan, 1965: The Madge Minton Collection" uses the items she collected and the information she recorded ab more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Creative Aging"
    May 20 1:00pm
    This exhibition explores the making and use of memory art in the lives of older adults in the U.S. Some elders use their creations to assist in recalling and sharing important life stories. Others use these works to elicit interest, facilitate personal narratives, and share beliefs and values. Whether painting pictures of past events, piecing a more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Thoughts, Things, and Theories...What is Culture?"
    May 20 1:00pm
    Thoughts, Things, and Theories...What Is Culture? explores the nature of culture. The exhibit will re-open August 22, and be ongoing. more »
May 20 - 26, 2018