HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTE GALLERY
BREAKING CRIMINAL TRADITIONS
CURATED BY CHUCK GNIECH
September 1 - December 6, 2016
Reception: October 4, 5-8 pm
Art can go anywhere the law has not. It can lead public policy throughthe hearts and minds of artists and their audiences. This exhibition explores human rights issues that may be acceptable in one culture but unnacceptable or illegal in another.
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FOR ALL THE WORLD TO SEE
Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights
April 6, 2016 - May 25, 2016
Through a host of media - including photographs, television and film, magazines, newspapers, posters, books, and pamphlets - the project explores the historic role of visual culture in shaping, influencing, and tramsforming the fight for racial equality and justice in the United States from the late 1940s to the mid 1970s. For All the World to See includes a traveling exhibition, website, online film festival, and richly illustrated companion book. This exhibition has been made possible through NEH On the Road, a special initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
For more information please visit nehontheroad.org.
Exhibitions are free and open to the public.
Gallery Hours are:
Monday thru Wednesday: 11:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday: 11:00am - 4:30pm
Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm