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What I Kept: An Exhibition Opening March 2015 during Women’s History Month

Call to international women living in Memphis or Jackson, TN! Learn more on how you can participate here! 

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What I Kept

February 26 – May 8, 2015, U of M Lambuth Campus, Varnell-Jones Hall (Opening reception Thursday, February 26, Wisdom Parlor, 5 to 7 PM)

March 14 – July 2, 2015 at AMUM/Opening reception Friday, March 20, 5-7:30

What I Kept will display objects brought to Memphis and Jackson by international women from their countries of origin with personal stories about why they kept it. Celebrating the cultural diversity of our region and empowering the voice of women during women’s history month, the exhibition will address ideas of material culture and tangible memory.

Beth Van Hosen

March 14 – July 2, 2015

Opening reception Friday, March 20, 5 to 7 PM

One of the most important artists/print-makers of her generation, this selection of Beth Van Hoesen’s work (1926-2010) from AMUM’s collection is distinctive for the quiet poignancy and compelling charm in studies and finished work of everyday objects, animals and people.

Magnolia Bud by Beth Van Hosen

Magnolia Bud by Beth Van Hosen©1977


Selections from Museum Studies January 31-February 28, 2015

ArtLab - 2015 schedule

Juan Rojo

Pink Room


Gladys-Katherina Hernando - DTBR

Object of Record

Curated by Gladys-Katherina Hernando

Gala Porras-Kim

Brendan Threadgill

Greg Wilken

Object of Record is an exhibition featuring sound works on vinyl by Los-Angeles based artists Gala Porras-Kim, Brendan Threadgill, Greg Wilken, and curated by Gladys-Katherina Hernando. The exhibition explores how contemporary artists engage with the vinyl record to create socio-political documentary works. 




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