Upcoming Exhibits

Cityscape fabric by alum Anne Skoch

Pathfinders: Kent State University School of Fashion Alumni

Friday, June 24, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, May 28, 2023 (All day)
Higbee Gallery

Featuring Jules Acree Deanna First Keama Garrett Joshua Hupper Miyako Nakamura Anne  Skoch Made possible with the generous support of Dr. Linda L. McDonald and the Ohio Arts Council.

Afghan wedding dress detail

As the World Weds: Global Wedding Traditions

Friday, September 16, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, August 27, 2023 (All day)
Broadbent Gallery

But although Marriage be Common to all the Nations in the World, yet it is not regulated by the same Laws, nor celebrated in the same Forms and Ceremonies, they varying according to the diversity of Religions and Nations. (p 3) -- Louis de Gaya. Nuptial rites, Or the Several Marriage Ceremonies Practiced amongst all the Nations in the World. London, 1685.

Woodcut and color linocut by Elizabeth Catlett, titled "Man"

The Print Club of Cleveland: Selected Publication Prints

Friday, October 7, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, October 30, 2022 (All day)
First Floor

Banner Image: Man, Elizabeth Catlett, Woodcut and color linocut, 1975, printed 2003. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Gift of The Print Club of Cleveland 2005.35.  

Victoria Vorreiter photographing a subject in Thailand

Songs of Memory: Textiles and Musical Instruments from the Golden Triangle

Friday, October 28, 2022 (All day) to Sunday, July 23, 2023 (All day)
Stager/Blum Galleries

Through an extensive collection of musical instruments and costumes, photographs and video montages of rarely-seen rituals, the Songs of Memory exhibition explores the ancestral ceremonies of the mountain peoples of Southeast Asia. The Karen, Hmong, Mien, Lahu, Akha, and Lisu have passed on their knowledge from generation to generation through oral tradition. This exhibition highlights the rich diversity of these traditional peoples by showcasing their musical heritage, a vivid testament to the integrity and beauty of their unique cultures.