Exhibits

  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014–October 27, 2014
    9:00 am–9:00 pm

    Created by Philadelphia artist Teresa Jaynes, The Moon Reader is modeled after 19th-century primers in the Michael Zinman Collection of Printing for the Blind at the Library Company of Philadelphia.

    Magill Library Philips Wing

  • Wednesday, October 1, 2014–January 5, 2015
    10:00 am–8:00 pm

    An exhibit showcasing Haverford's collection of Ancient Greek vases.

    Magill Sharpless Gallery

  • Thursday, October 9, 2014–November 23, 2014
    10:00 am–8:00 pm

    Used for centuries as protective symbols, the khamsa is found in Muslim, Jewish, and Christian traditions in North Africa and the Middle East. This exhibition features a private collection of over 30 nineteenth- and twentieth-century khamsas from Morocco.

    Magill Alcove Gallery

  • Friday, October 24, 2014–October 26, 2014
    8:00 am–9:00 pm

    Ikebana is a formal style of flower arrangement art dating back to medieval Japan. The Sogetsu School emerged in the 20th century and incorporates modern style elements in the design.

    Magill Library

  • Friday, October 24, 2014–November 30, 2014
    10:00 am–5:00 pm

    An exhibition of photographs made by women from the 19th century to the present day. Since the beginning of the medium’s history, women have played a vital and sustained role in its invention and the making of photographs, which is not the case in any other visual medium.

    Marshall Fine Arts Center

  • Friday, October 24, 2014–December 14, 2014
    11:00 am–5:00 pm

    This exhibit features the works of 13 artists from the North African countries of Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, and the Maghrebi diaspora.

    Whitehead Campus Center Cantor Fitzgerald Art Gallery