2017

yellow map of florida

Oct. 13 – Dec. 14, 2017 | Smathers Library Gallery

Florida Tourism | Sunshine and Shadows

Florida Tourism examines the social and racial inequities of tourism in Florida. It looks at the period of growth and increasing access to Florida vacations from the late 19th century until the opening of Walt Disney World in 1971. Developed as part of the graduate Exhibitions Seminar in Museum Studies.

Bob Campbell photograph of infant gorilla eating berries, Rwanda 1969

Sept. 18, 2017 – Feb. 9, 2018 | Smathers Library Lobby

Bob Campbell's Photographs of Dian Fossey's Karisoke Research Center, 1968 – 1972

An exhibit of 30 photographic reproductions from Bob Campbell's original slides. The photographs feature Dian Fossey, the Karisoke Research Center in Rwanda, neighboring peoples, and mountain gorillas. Curated by Dan Reboussin and Richard Freeman with assistance from Riley Ravary.