• EXHIBIT: "Memories Shared: Photographs of Historic Bloomington"
    January 21 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 »
  • Art and a Movie: La Belle Noiseuse (The Beautiful Troublemaker)
    January 21 1:00pm
    La Belle Noiseuse (The Beautiful Troublemaker)  (1991, 3 hr., 58 min., Not Rated. French with English subtitles)  Directed by Jacques Rivette 1:00 p.m.  IU Cinema Loosely based on Honoré de Balzac‘s short story Le Chef-d’oeuvre inconnu (The Unknown Masterpiece), Rivette’s film explores more »
  • EXHIBIT: "A Snapshot of Pakistan, 1965: The Madge Minton Collection"
    January 21 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: "A Different Look at Syria"
    January 21 1:00pm
    Drawing upon the Dee Birnbaum Collection, this exhibit offers a glimpse into the richness and diversity of material culture and deep history of an ancient nation. Syria has served as a crossroads of strategic trade routes and cultural exchange since 10,000 BC. Today, we hear of Syria in the context of its bloody civil war, a conflict that has co more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Creative Aging"
    January 21 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 »
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