May 26, 2017—October 8, 2017
Atrium Gallery, Marshall Fine Art Center
Features photographs, manuscripts, and related works by John G. Bullock (Class of 1874), Maxfield Parrish (Class of 1892), and siblings George (Class of 1884), William (Class of 1893), and Mary Vaux Walcott.
Deprived of the Use of their Reason: Quakerism & the Curability of Mental Illness at Friends’ Asylum, 1817–1867
August 28, 2017—October 15, 2017
Sharpless Gallery, Magill Library
The founders of Friends’ Asylum sought to alleviate the tensions that insanity caused for Philadelphia’s Quaker families. This exhibit includes Friends' Asylum records and other related materials from Quaker & Special Collections, and comes out of the Quakers and Mental Health digital project, found at qmh.haverford.edu.
September 8, 2017—October 13, 2017
Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery
Artist Sadie Barnette mines personal and political histories using family photographs, recent drawings, and selections from the 500-page file that the FBI amassed after her father joined the Black Panther Party in 1968.