Illustration of person with heart around face

Aug. 31, 2020 – Dec. 15, 2020 | Smathers Library Gallery

Let's Talk About Sex

Children’s literature illustrates the changing attitudes towards sex education over time. Increased sex education has grown young people's sexual knowledge, awareness, and autonomy. It has also improved their attitudes towards sexual and reproductive health and behaviors while affirming the position of sex education within a larger framework of human rights. Curated by Hunter McDaniel.

Watercolor costume sketch of Opera Patron by John David Ridge

Jan. 21, 2020 – June 1, 2020 | Smathers Library Gallery

John David Ridge: A Life in Costume

John David Ridge (1945 – ) worked as a costume designer, costume maker, and costume supervisor on stage, film, and television. The exhibition highlights his career including work with The Joffrey Ballet, Halston, and Julie Andrews, as well as costume design for the Spider-Man trilogy (2002–2007). Curated by Jim Liversidge.