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Exhibits shown at the University Libraries,
University of Connecticut, Storrs,
January 2008 to the present

Exhibits from 2004-2007/ Exhibits from 2000 to 2003 /Exhibits 1999 and earlier

 


August 5, 2013 - October 25, 2013

Vintage Beatles Guitars. Collection of Carlo Cantamessa
Curator: Jean Nelson
Homer Babbidge Library, Plaza Gallery

A Private and Sensuous Encounter: women’s fine press books, deluxe books and bookworks, 1980-present
Curator: Kristin Eshelman, Sara Jamshidi
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

20th Anniversary of the University of Connecticut's Asian American Cultural Center
Curator: Jean Nelson
Homer Babbidge Library, Norman D. Stevens Gallery

 

March 4 - June 21, 2013

Guy Wolff: Master Potter in the Garden
Curator: Suzy Staubach, Suzanne Zack
Homer Babbidge Library, Plaza Gallery

Greenhouse Effects: Photography by Marjorie Gillette Wolfe
Curator: Jean Nelson
Homer Babbidge Library, Norman D. Stevens Gallery

Off the Page: Altered Books, Narrative Sculpture and Scrolls by Maxine Payne
Curator: Melissa Watterworth
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

 

October 29, 2012 - February 22, 2013

Connecticut Trees: Works by Bryan Nash Gill and City Bench
Curator: Jane Recchio
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery & Gallery on the Plaza

The View from the University for Peace
Curator: Jean Nelson
Dodd Research Center West Corridor

Katie’s Big Day: Works by Katie Davis
Curator: Terri Goldich
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

 

July 2 - October 19, 2012

Line Dances: Quilts by Catherine Whall Smith
A 20 year Retrospective 1991-2011
Curator: Jane Recchio
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, West Corridor and
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza

Workers at Play:
Baseball Teams, Bowling Leagues, and Company Picnics
Curators: Kyle Lynes and Laura Smith
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, Dodd Gallery

Natura Morta: Cabinet of Curiosities
Photographs by Daniel Mosher Long
Curator: Jane Recchio
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery

 

March 19 - June 22, 2012

Making their Mark: the Martel Presidential Autograph Collection
Selections from Myles Martel's Presidential Autograph Collection
Curator: Betsy Pittman
Thomas J. Dodd Reseach Center, Dodd Gallery

Re-Covering Time: An Exhibition of Collages
by Alan Bisbort
Curator: Terri Goldich
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, West Corridor

RLCXC: A Retrospective Exhibit
Works by Roger Crossgrove Celebrating his 90th Year
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery
May 9 - June 22, 2012

Holding Up the Sky:
"UConn Reads" and UConn's Community Making a Difference
Inspired by Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza

 


January 3 - March 2, 2012

Shaped by Books: The 42-Letter Name
A print folio and its sources
by Robert Kirschbaum
Thomas J. Dodd Reseach Center, Dodd Gallery

Anything But Ordinary: The Work of Syntax, Mixed Media Artists
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza and Stevens Gallery



October 10 - December 17, 2011


The Weather Project
Works by Suzan Scott
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery
Curator: Jean Nelson

A Gathering of Spoons
Collection of Norman D. Stevens
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Suzanne Zack

Pocketful of Posies
Works by Salley Mavor
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Terri Goldich



June 20 - September 30, 2011

Things That Go Bump in the Night:
Sculptures and Paintings by Gregor Bugaeff
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery & West Alcove
Curator: Jane Recchio

Studies of the Nude in Collage
Collages by Martin Bloom
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Jean Nelson

Magic Lantern Nights: The Projected Image in 19th Century America
Curators: Kentwood D. Wells and Suzanne Zack
Dodd Research Center Gallery


Exhibits from March 21 - June 10, 2011


Beyond Real Illustrations:"Really, It's Not Photography"
Technical Illustrations by Chris Iorillo
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Laura K. Smith

Brief Encounters with the Dead
Photographs by Grateful Dead Photographer Herbert Greene
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery
Curator: Jean Nelson

UConn Nurses and their Military Service:
Recently Acquired Oral Histories & Artifacts
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Jen Telford

Special Exhibit for March:

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corp


Twenty-eight posters by Fall 2010 students of Prof. Cora Lynn Deibler's class Art 3210, Topics in Illustration
West Corridor of Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
March 1 - June 10, 2011

Exhibits from January 3 - March 11, 2011

 

Balanced Asymmetry
Photographs by Michael J. Bennett
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Jane Recchio

Empty Chairs
Photographs by Sandy Hale
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery
Curator: Jane Recchio

Aftermath: The Legacy of the War in Viet Nam
Photography by Adam Nadel & artists' books by C. David Thomas
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, Dodd Gallery
Curator: Valerie Love

Co-sponsored by the Asian American Studies Institute, and the Human Rights Institute at the University of Connecticut.


Exhibits from October 11 - December 17, 2010

 

Woodblock Prints in the Arts & Crafts Tradition
by Paulette Nejko
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Jane Recchio

An Altar Ego: Normand Chartier's Watercolors
by Normand Chartier
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: Jean Nelson

37 and Counting: A Retrospective of Normand Chartier's Career
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Terri Goldich


Exhibits from June 21 - October 1, 2010

Epic Shadows
Tolu Bommalata Puppets from Andhra Pradesh

Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
and
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curators: John Bell and Suzanne Zack

Reality Check
by Faith Ohms

Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: Jane Recchio

Banned Books Week
Celebrate the Freedom to Read

Homer Babbidge Library, West Alcove on the Plaza


Exhibits from March 15 - June 11, 2010

Contemporary Renaissance Realism
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Jane Recchio

Jia Xie:
Chinese Ancient Dye Art

Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: Qi Lu

Huskies on the Home Front:
The War Years at UConn

Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Erika Toto


Exhibits from January 19- March 5, 2010

The Black and White Season
Photographs by Susan Forbes Hansen

Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Jean Nelson

Nature's Faces in Familiar Places
By Susan Peifer

Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: Jane Recchio

The Design of Time: 10 Years of Cummings & Good Calendars
by Jan Cummings and Peter Good

Dodd Research Center Gallery and Corridor
Curator: Suzanne Zack


Exhibits from October 19 - December 18, 2009

Water -- Photographs of New England by Hansuk Ock
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Laura Smith

What You Can't See From the Roads: Aerial Photographs of the Last Green Valley
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery &
Dodd Research Center West Corridor
Curator: Jane Recchio

A Celebration of Anita Riggio
The Inaugural Exhibit of the Roger L. Crossgrove Exhibit Series
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Terri Goldich

Holodomor: Famine and Fiction
Homer Babbidge Library West Alcove
Curators: Lana Babij and Jean Nelson


Exhibits from May 26 - October 9, 2009

Special Exhibit September 28th through October 14th:
Continents Together
Marcel Dufresne’s Visit to Kenya
Dodd Center Corridor

The University of Connecticut in Kodachrome, 1939-1959
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curators: Kristin Eshelman and Betsy Pittman

Capturing the Stars: The Astrophotography of Robert Gendler
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curators: Robert Gendler and Chris McNevins

Train Wreck!: Railroad Crashes, Calamities and Catastrophes in Connecticut
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Laura Smith

New Haven's Garment Workers: An Elm City Story
Homer Babbidge Library West Alcove
Curators: Joan Cavanagh and Dennis Hamilton

Something Important Happened Today: Student Photography on Campus
Dodd Research Center West Corridor
Curator: Betsy Pittman


Exhibits from March 16 - May 15, 2009

Portraits in Glass, by Debbie Tarsitano
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Chris McNevins

Connecticut Wilderness: Sculptures & Mixed Media Installations by Randall Nelson
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery and West Alcove
Curators: Laura Smith

Indigenious Voices: Aztec, Mayan and Incan codices from the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Marisol Ramos

Transitional Spaces in Post-Soviet Estonia: Photographs by Sara Rhodin
Dodd Research Center West Corridor
Curator: Jean Nelson


Exhibits from January 20 - March 6, 2009

An Accidental Artist: The Hooked Rugs of Lida Skilton Ives
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Erika McNeil

Familiar Terrain: Joan Jacobson-Zamore, Printmaker
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curators: Laura Smith and Suzanne Zack

Charles Darwin (1809-1882): Legacy of a Naturalist
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curators: Kentwood Wells, Melissa Watterworth, and Carolyn Mills

Holodomor: Genocide by Famine
Dodd Research Center West Corridor


Exhibits from October 20 - December 19, 2008

Offline: Art & Craft by the UConn Libraries Staff
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curators: Valori Banfi, Chris McNevins and Carolyn Mills

Portraits of Nature: Photographs by Carolanne Markowitz
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curators: Joan Cole, David Markowitz, Shirlee Sheathelm and Laura Smith

From the Margins to the Mainstream: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Culture & History, 1968-2008
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Valerie Love

The American President: Photographs from the Archives of the Associated Press
Homer Babbidge Library West Alcove
Curator: Steven Batt
This exhibit ran from October 13 to November 7, 2008.


Exhibits from August 25 - October 10, 2008

George Jacobi: Migration Route, a Journey Through Art
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Laura Smith

4 in PRINTS: Claudia Fieo, Margot K. Rocklen, Kim Tester, Carmela Venti -- Members of the Printmakers Network of Southern New England
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: Laura Smith

Celebrating the Sculptural Book: The Challenge of Structure
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curators: Kristin Eshelman and Norman Stevens

"A Reason to Remember," a traveling exhibit of the Hatikvah Holocaust Education Center in Springfield, Mass.
Homer Babbidge Library West Alcove
Curator: Laura Smith


Exhibits from May 27 - August 15, 2008

She Sells Sea Shells: Lynda Susan Hennigan, Recreator of Sailors' Valentines
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curators: Norman Stevens, Chris McNevins and Suzanne Zack

In Plain Sight: Paintings by Janice Law Trecker
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: David Kapp

The Ethnic American Press: Cultural Maintenance and Assmimilation Roles
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curators: Valerie Love and Diana Rios


Exhibits from March 17 - May 16, 2008

Bramble and Bramble: Remnants, Glyphs and Palimpsests
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza and Stevens Gallery
Curators: Michael Young and David Avery

The Ethnic American Press: Cultural Maintenance and Assmimilation Roles
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curators: Valerie Love and Diana Rios

His & Hers: New Yorker Cartoons by Michael Maslin and Liza Donnelly
Dodd Research Center West Corridor
Curator: Norman Stevens


Exhibits from January 22 - March 7, 2008

Design for the Real World: Student Work in Communication Design at the University of Connecticut
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curator: Michael Young and Edvin Yegir

Photographs at a Different Wave Length, by Marcia Reid Marsted
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curator: David Avery

Rail, Rural and River: The Art of John Fleming Gould
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Laura Smith

His & Hers: New Yorker Cartoons by Michael Maslin and Liza Donnelly
Dodd Research Center West Corridor
Curator: Norman Stevens