New and Noteworthy

NEW AND NOTEWORTHY: RECENT ACQUISITIONS TO THE COLLECTION

Friday, November 19, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, October 9, 2011 (All day)

Alumni Gallery | Sara Hume, Curator  The Kent State University Museum’s collection of costumes is already one of the finest in the country, and it continues to grow and improve thanks to the generosity of our donors. The objects on display in the Alumni Gallery through October 2011 have all been given to the Museum since 2002 and have been selected because they attest to the great diversity and exceptional quality of the objects that are accepted into the collection.

Katherine Hepburn

KATHARINE HEPBURN: DRESSED FOR STAGE AND SCREEN

Saturday, October 2, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, September 4, 2011 (All day)

Broadbent Gallery | Jean L. Druesedow, Director    Katharine Hepburn (1907-2003)

Collectors and collecting

COLLECTORS AND COLLECTING

Thursday, June 24, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, June 3, 2012 (All day)

Tarter/Miller, Palmer, and Mull Galleries | Sara Hume, Curator

Made in India

MADE IN INDIA: INDIAN TEXTILES, GLOBAL MARKETS

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, March 20, 2011 (All day)

Stager and Blum Galleries | Sara Hume, Curator 

Celebrating 25 years

THE KENT STATE UNIVERSITY MUSEUM: CELEBRATING 25 YEARS

Thursday, March 11, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, February 13, 2011 (All day)

Higbee Gallery | Jean L. Druesedow, Director   

Stravopoulos

STAVROPOULOS

Friday, January 22, 2010 (All day) to Sunday, September 5, 2010 (All day)

Broadbent Gallery | Kasey Bland, Guest Curator and Sara Hume, Museum Curator

Savanna Vaughn Clark Hat Collection

I NEVER LEAVE THE HOUSE WITHOUT A HAT: THE SAVANNA VAUGHN CLARK COLLECTION

Thursday, November 19, 2009 (All day) to Sunday, October 31, 2010 (All day)

Alumni Gallery | Elizabeth Morgan, Guest Curator and Jean L. Druesedow, Director Savanna Vaughn Clark has been wearing, collecting and enjoying hats all her life. She has said that she “never leaves the house without a hat.” For Mrs. Clark, hats create a total look and she selects each one to compliment a specific outfit. A generous donor to the Kent State University Museum, Mrs. Clark has given the museum more than one hundred hats. Those selected for this exhibition date from the 1950s to the present day.

Gazette du bon ton

GAZETTE DU BON TON

Friday, June 26, 2009 (All day) to Sunday, May 30, 2010 (All day)

Palmer and Mull Galleries | Dr. Anne Bissonnette, Curator

Kokoon Arts Club

THE KOKOON ARTS CLUB: CLEVELAND REVELS

Thursday, March 19, 2009 (All day) to Sunday, March 28, 2010 (All day)

Blum and Stager Galleries | Dr. Shirley Teresa Wajda, Guest Curator The Kokoon Arts Club of Cleveland, Ohio, was founded in 1911 by a small group of commercial artists employed at the Otis Lithograph Company. Meeting first at night in a vacant tailor's shop, the Club's founding members pledged themselves to explore the "New Art." This they did, with gusto and paint.

Michael Kors

MICHAEL KORS DESIGNS FROM THE WENDY ZUCKERWISE RITTER COLLECTION

Thursday, February 26, 2009 (All day) to Sunday, November 8, 2009 (All day)

Alumni Gallery | Dr. Anne Bissonnette, Curator

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