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Exhibits

Ralph Rapson: A Tribute to His Life and Work

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Ralph Rapson: A Tribute to His Life and Work runs through January 16. 2015 at Elmer L. Andersen Library at the University of Minnesota. Rapson, former dean of the University’s School of Architecture (1954-1984), was the designer of iconic Twin Cities buildings such as the original Guthrie Theater, Cedar Square West, and the Rarig Center for the Performing Arts.

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Jewels in the Crown: Highlights from the Arthur C. Pulling Rare Books Collection

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Now through December 15, 2014 What: Jewels in the Crown: Highlights from the Arthur C. Pulling Rare Books Collection When: September 15 through December 15, 2014 Where: Riesenfeld Rare Books Research Center, University of Minnesota Law Library Location  |  Free and open to the public. Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday […]

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Getting to Truths: An Exhibition featuring zines from the Marshall Weber Culture Wars Zine Collection 1976-2013

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Through October 7, 2014 What: Getting to Truths: An Exhibition featuring zines from the Marshall Weber Culture Wars Zine Collection 1976-2013 When: September 17 through October 7, 2014 Where: Architecture Library Hours: Monday through Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Exhibit Curators: […]

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Our Global Table: Food, History, and Culture

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Our Global Table: Food, History, and Culture

Our Global Table: Food, History, and Culture, an exhibit at the T.R. Anderson Gallery in Wilson Library, will explore the global history of the foods we eat in the United States and also the American origins of foods that have become staples elsewhere in the world. The exhibit will feature items from the James Ford Bell Library.

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Visualizing the Body: Celebrating 500 Years of Andreas Vesalius, Renaissance Art and Medical Revolution

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Visualizing the Body: Celebrating 500 Years of Andreas Vesalius, Renaissance Art and Medical Revolution

On view August 4, 2014 – May 8, 2015. This exhibit commemorates the 500th anniversary of Vesalius (1514-1564), and draws upon the Wangensteen Historical Library’s strong holdings in the history of anatomy. It explores Vesalius’s achievements, other benchmarks of anatomical illustration, and themes such as acquiring bodies, anatomy theaters, and 3-dimensional anatomical models.

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