The Davis welcomes local K-12 educators for a workshop focused on utilizing resources from our permanent collections and the special exhibition, Fatimah Tuggar: Home’s Horizons. Explore how to connect the themes and works of art on view with your classroom curricula.
Participation is free, but advance registration is required. Please e-mail Arthurina Fears at email@example.com to reserve your space.
Arthurina Fears, firstname.lastname@example.org.
the Palley Endowment Fund for Davis Museum Outreach Programs.
Mar 14, 2 PM
Apr 10, 3–4 PM
Feb 7–Jun 7<em>Going Viral: Photography, Performance, and the Everyday</em>
This exhibition considers our everyday relationship to photography: the ways in which we mediate, understand, and narrate our lives through the snapping and sharing of photos, and why certain types of images become socially infectious.Event Date:Friday, February 7, 2020 (All day) to Sunday, June 7, 2020 (All day)
Mar 7, 11 AM–5 PMHandmade Photography Today Symposium
In conjunction with the exhibition Making, Not Taking: Portrait Photography in the 19th Century, the Davis Museum presents a day-long symposium that will explore contemporary iterations of 19th-century photographic processes.Event Date:Saturday, March 7, 2020 -11:00am to 5:00pm
Apr 10, 3–4 PM
Apr 30–May 1, 4:30–12:30 PMWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Books
Professor Leah Price (Rutgers University) discusses her recent work, What We Talk About When We Talk About Books (2019), in which she demonstrates that the death of reading has been greatly exaggerated.Event Date:Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 4:30pm to Friday, May 1, 2020 - 12:30pm