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Exhibits shown at the University Libraries,
University of Connecticut, Storrs,
2004 - 2007


Exhibits from January 2008 to present / Exhibits from 2000 to 2003 / Exhibits 1999 and earlier

Exhibits from October 21 - December 21, 2007

Federal Depository Libraries: Safeguarding Access to Government Information
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza
Curators: Steve Batt and Jane Recchio

Altered Focus: Paintings by Melissa Smith
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
Curators: David Kapp and Jean Nelson

The Connecticut Children's Book Fair: Celebrating Children and the Books They Read
Dodd Research Center Gallery
Curator: Terri Goldich

The Connecticut Industry Mural, by Michael Borders
Homer Babbidge Library, Plaza West Alcove
Curator: David Kapp

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



Exhibits from August 27 - October 12, 2007

Believers: the Paintings of Carol Foley
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

Glimpses of Nature: Prints by Barbara Hocker
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

The Cow Jumped Over the Moon: New Illustrations by Salley Mavor
Dodd Research Center Gallery


Exhibits from May 29 - August 17, 2007

Deep Inside the Blues: the Photography of Margo Cooper
Dodd Research Center Gallery

Backyard New England: Nature Photographs by Paul Swiacke
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Splendor in the Glass: Paperweights and Sculptural Objects
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

Exhibits from March 12 - May 11, 2007

David Sibley's Birds of New England, and Beyond
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza and the Dodd Research Center Gallery

Night Flyers: Digital Prints by Joseph Scheer
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Exhibits from January 16 - March 2, 2007

Night Flyers: Digital Prints by Joseph Scheer
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

The A. J. Carpenter Collection of Butterflies and Moths, from the collections of the Connecticut State Museum of Natural History
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza

Feeding Upon the Everlasting: The Art of Butterfly and Moth Illustration
Dodd Research Center Gallery

Exhibits from October 20-December 22, 2006


Campus of the Connecticut Agricultural College in Storrs, 1909;
Jerauld Manter Collection, Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, University of Connecticut Libraries


What’s In A Name?: The University of Connecticut, 125 Years in the Making
Documents from the University Archives trace UConn’s evolution from a small agricultural school for boys into New England’s top public university.
Dodd Research Center Gallery

The More Things Change… Student Life at the University of Connecticut, 1881–2006
Archival photographs and memorabilia illustrate 125 years of student life at UConn.
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza

A University Grows In Storrs: A Cartographic History of the Campus
Historic and contemporary maps plot the development of the University’s main campus.
Homer Babbidge Library, Stevens Gallery

Exhibits from August 28-October 16, 2006:

Places Imagined by Tony Klotz
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

The Consequences of War: The Life and Death of a Carpathian German Community (1200-1945) by Hans Weiss
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Terry Buckley: Master Bookbinder
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

Documenting Human Rights Violations: A Traveling Photo Exhibition sponsored by the Human Rights Institute
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Corridor

Exhibits from Summer 2006



Exhibits from March 13 - May 19, 2006

Preserving Identities: Sculpture by Susan Neet Goodwin
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

Abstractions: Paintings & Collages by Felix Bronner
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

The Holy City: Early Photographs of Jerusalem
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

INTERTEXT: Interactive Exhibit by The Writing Center
Homer Babbidge Library West Alcove on the Plaza

Darfur Drawn: The Conflict Through Children's Eyes
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Corridor

Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry: Tenth Anniversary Season
Music & Dramatic Arts Library Lobby

Exhibits from January 16 - March 3, 2006


Goya's Kite: Paintings by Richard Lethem
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Walter Kendra: Recent Monotypes
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

Literary Genius: Engravings by Barry Moser
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery


Exhibits from October 23 - December 30, 2005

Richard Jaworowski: Sculptor of Dreams
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Bead Dreams: The Art of Laura McCabe
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

The Charters Archive: Blues and Vernacular African American Music
Music & Dramatic Arts Library Lobby


Exhibits from August 29 - October 14, 2005

Fiber Revolution I: Quilts As Art
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Fiber Revolution II: Visions of Women
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

The Great Flood of 1955: The Impact on Connecticut Business and Infrastructure
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery


Exhibits from May 31 - August 19, 2005

Bob Englehart: Master of the Editorial Cartoon
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

Photographs by Meredith Miller
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

The Thomas J. Dodd Research Center: Celebrating 10 Years of Service
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery
August 29 - December 30, 2005

Music by Kenneth Fuchs
Works by the recently named chair of UConn's Department of Music
Music & Dramatic Arts Library Lobby

Exhibits from March 14 - May 22, 2005

A Passion for Sports: The Paintings of Donald Moss
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Autobiographicum Arboretum: The Life of Trees in Wood Sculpture by John Magnan
Homer Babbidge Library, Gallery on the Plaza

East Meets West in Costume Design: Inspired by the Past, Stimulated by the Future, by Laura Crow, Hyun Ju Kwon, & Sang-Rye Lee
Homer Babbidge Library, West Alcove

Line/Light/Water/Color: Paintings by Tim Saternow
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

Shostakovich & the Glory of Russian Music: An Illustrated Biography by Richard Wolf
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center West Corridor

Modern Music Masters: Relief-Block Prints, by Stephen Alcorn
Continues at the Music & Dramatic Arts Building

Exhibits from January 18 - March 4, 2005

Modern Music Masters: Relief-Block Prints bBy Stephen Alcorn
Homer Babbidge Library and Music & Dramatic Arts Building

Encore : Paintings by Estelle Laschever
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Interior Dialogues: Colored Pencil Paintings by Marilyn Rabetz
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

Beauty at the Margins: Photographs by Walter Rabetz
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center West Corridor

Exhibits from October 18 - December 17, 2004

Wings for the Mind, Music for Young Children
Music & Dramatic Arts Building

Two Faces of Jos. A. Smith, Illustrator & Surrealist
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

All of Us are Related, Each of Us is Unique
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center West Corridor

Hajj Paintings, Folk Art of the Great Pilgrimage, Photographs by Ann Parker
Gallery on the Plaza, Homer Babbidge Library

Living Through the Forgotten War, Portraits of Korea
Stevens Gallery, Homer Babbidge Library
(October 18 through November 19, 2004)

Shooting Hoops, The Basketball Hoop in the American Landscape, Photographs by Mark Morelli
Homber Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery
(November 22, 2004 through January 9, 2005)


Exhibits from August 23 - October 8, 2004

Forman and Forman, Watercolors & Prints by Kenneth & Camille Forman
Stevens Gallery, Homer Babbidge Library

A Touch of Fey, Mixed Media Works by Maureen McCabe
Gallery on the Plaza, Homer Babbidge Library

Gateways: The Railroad Stations of Southern New England
Thomas J.Dodd Research Center Gallery & West Corridor

Exhibits from June 6 - July 30, 2004

The Surreal Mindscapes of Clinton Deckert
Homer Babbidge Library Stevens Gallery

Hartford Cityscapes , by Joan Coderre
Homer Babbidge Library Gallery on the Plaza

Fine Bird Books from Archives & Special Collections
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

Edwin Way Teale, Connecticut Naturalist
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center West Corridor


Exhibits from March 15 - May 23, 2004

Fine Bird Books
from Archives & Special Collections
Thomas J.Dodd Research Center Gallery

Imagined Birds
Mythic Species, by John Revill
Stevens Gallery, Homer Babbidge Library

The Allen Collection of Mounted Birds
from the Museum of Natural History
Gallery on the Plaza, Homer Babbidge Library

Edwin Way Teale
Connecticut Naturalist
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center West Corridor

Bird Carvings by Bill Card, located throughout the exhibits


Exhibits from January 20 - March 5, 2004

"All We Want is Make Us Free", The Amistad Incident
Gallery on the Plaza, Homer Babbidge Library

Equus et Homo Sapiens, Bronzes & Paintings by Karen Petersen
Stevens Gallery, Homer Babbidge Library

Mystery and Ordinariness: Recent Work by Kathryn Myers
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Gallery

Landscape Architecture: Dimensions of Site Planning & Design
West Alcove, Plaza Level, Homer Babbidge Library