• EXHIBIT: "Memories Shared: Photographs of Historic Bloomington"
    February 17 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"
    February 17 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"
    February 17 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: "Heads and Tales"
    February 17 1:00pm
    his exhibit, produced in conjunction with the Elizabeth Sage Historic Costume Collection, will investigate all things worn, styled, and associated with the human head. Looking cross culturally at different topics including status and religion, the exhibit will feature hats, wigs, and hairstyles. more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Sisters of the Cloth: This is Our Story"
    February 17 1:00pm
    “Sisters of the Cloth: This is Our Story,” an exhibit exploring the lives of African American quilters will be featured at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures this spring. The exhibit will be presented in conjunction with the Indiana Heritage Quilt Show.  The exhibit will present works that are individual reflections on what ea more »
February 2018