Past Exhibits 1999-2001 | Kent State University

Past Exhibits 1999-2001

UNCOMMON CLAY: OHIO ART POTTERY FROM THE PAIGE PALMER COLLECTION

October 25, 2000 - October 28, 2001

Broadbent Gallery | Jean L. Druesedow, Director

The beautiful realm of Ohio art pottery is explored in a new year-long exhibition appearing October 25, 2000 through October 28, 2001 at the Kent State University Museum titled Uncommon Clay: Ohio Art Pottery from the Paige Palmer Collection.

CENTURIES OF CHILDHOOD

September 27, 2000 - September 30, 2001

Alumni Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

POSING FOR PAPER DOLLS: FASHIONS FROM 1750 TO 1900

June 28, 2000 - May 27, 2001

Higbee Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

The Kent State University Museum is pleased to present a unique combination of historic costumes and paper doll art. This exhibition explores fashion from the 18th and 19th centuries through authentic garments of the time period and the paper doll artistry of Norma Lu Meehan.

FLORA AND FASHION: GARDENS BECOME US!

January 26, 2000 - January 28, 2001

Stager Gallery | Jean L. Druesedow, Director

ISABEL AND RUBEN TOLEDO: A MARRIAGE OF ART AND FASHION

March 15, 2000 - October 8, 2000

Broadbent, Palmer, and Mull Galleries | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

REVOLUTIONIZING FASHION: THE POLITICS OF STYLE

April 12, 2000 - September 17, 2000

Alumni Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

The 1970s was a period of self-expression, experimentation and soul-searching. From humble working class denims to high style disco garments, fashions mirrored the changing attitudes that contributed to the emergence of a plethora of new provocative and powerful styles.

SILHOUETTES OF STYLE: FASHIONS FROM THE MARTHA MCCASKEY SELHORST COLLECTION

June 17, 1998 - June 4, 2000

Higbee Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

2000 SPANGLES: DRESSES FOR THE PARTY OF THE MILLENIUM

November 20, 1999 - April 2, 2000

Alumni Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

Where will you be for the party of the millennium? The event that ushers in more than a change in the calendar but a new era: the inauguration of the first woman president of the United States. Few things are certain but some are inevitable.

PANACHE: PAIGE PALMER - A SALUTE TO FIFTY YEARS OF FASHION AND FITNESS

April 16, 1999 - March 5, 2000

Mull Gallery | Jean L. Druesedow, Director

JAPANESE BY DESIGN

May 19, 1999 - February 27, 2000

Broadbent Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

DIFFERENT VOICES: NEW ART FROM POLAND

October 13, 1999 - January 2, 2000

Stager Gallery | Dr, Catherine Amidon, Exhibition Curator (University of Nebraska, Lincoln)

A DANCE OF LIGHT AND COLOR: EMBROIDERED AND BROCADED GARMENTS OF INDIA

November 4, 1998 - September 19, 1999

Stager Gallery | Anne Bissonnette, Curator

FOR ERIN: A ROYAL REMEMBRANCE

September 10, 1998 - September 5, 1999

Jean L. Druesedow, Director
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