List of Exhibits

All exhibits are free and open to the public, including free parking!

FREEDOM SUMMER MEMORIAL: This outside exhibit commemorates the courage and commitment of all Freedom Summer volunteers, including the three students who were murdered for their activism.
Location: Adjacent to Kumler Chapel, Western Drive, Oxford, OH

FINDING FREEDOM SUMMER: A RETROSPECTIVE will immortalize the historic events of 1964 through images and materials from the Mississippi Freedom Summer Collection, which is part of the Western College Memorial Archives. Exhibit pieces will be displayed on Miami University’s Oxford campus.
Dates: October 1 – October 31, 2009
     Western College Memorial Archives, 16 Peabody Hall
     Center for American and World Cultures, MacMillan Hall, Spring Street
     Phillip R. Shriver Center, Heritage Room, corner of Spring and Patterson
Exhibition Hours: [1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.]
Handicapped accessible

COMPOSITION IN BLACK AND WHITE juxtaposes objects that share a similar color palette of black, white, or black and white. The exhibition offers an opportunity to investigate the symbolic, metaphoric and practical use of color and dynamic composition to convey meaning. Featured artists include Pueblo potters, Kathe Kollwitz, Chris Burden, Kara Walker, and Philip Mossberger.
Dates: August 27 – December 11, 2009
Location: Miami University - Art Museum, 801 South Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH
Gallery Hours:
     Friday 10:00AM – 5:00PM
     Saturday 12:00PM – 5:00 PM
     Closed Sunday and Monday
Handicapped accessible

FREEDOM SUMMER STUDENT EXHIBIT: Students from Union County Middle School (Liberty, IN) will contribute paintings, drawings and prints.
Dates: October 1 through 31, 2009
Location: MacMillan Hall, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
Exhibition Hours: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM