Exhibits and Projects

Featured Exhibit

Illustration detail of Santa riding a camel
December 2, 2019 to January 6, 2020
Location: Swem Lobby Exhibit Case

This year’s exhibit considers the changing role of Christmas symbolism, including Moore’s poem, within the developing New York City publishing scene during the nineteenth century.

Current Exhibits

  • Russian women marching in detail image of a propaganda poster

    Russian and US Relations in the Twentieth Century

    September 19, 2019 to May 3, 2020
    Location: 3rd Floor Rotunda Gallery

    Through the wide-ranging, eclectic materials of William & Mary Libraries' Special Collection Research Center, this exhibit highlights the era's conflicts and compromises from a firsthand perspective.

  • icon image of a hand holding a quill

    Keeping track of the everyday in history

    September 19, 2019 to August 1, 2020
    Location: Bright Gallery, 2nd Floor Rotunda

    Almanacs are annual guidebooks, used as a calendar and sometimes as a diary, for looking up astronomical data or astrological signs, and even as a weather forecast.

  • Illustration of people silhouetted in colors of the rainbow
    April 19, 2019 to December 31, 2019
    Location: Swem Entrance Gallery

    GSWS faculty confront existing ideological frameworks in which women, LGBTQIA+ individuals, and other underrepresented groups are marginalized.

  • La Memoria (detail) by Roser Bru
    August 31, 2018 to May 10, 2020
    Location: Second Floor, next to Center for Geospatial Analysis

    Spanish-born, Chilean artist Roser Bru’s paintings tackle themes of political unrest, the history of art, and women in society.