Lourdes Santamaría-Wheeler
Exhibits Coordinator
527 Library West
George A. Smathers Libraries
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32611
Email: l.s.wheeler@ufl.edu
Phone: (352) 273-2564

Past Exhibits

Collateral materials from past exhibits, such as catalogs, posters, installation photographs, and object lists are available in the Exhibit Materials Collection within the UF Digital Collections.

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2011



Catalogers Give Access: the Dr. Robert L. Egolf Collection

November 11, 2011 - January 13, 2012
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

Catalogers Give AccessHighlighting the Dr. Robert L. Egolf collection, Catalogers Give Access focuses on Caldecott Award winners, autographed books, the art of Maurice Sendak, game books, death in children's literature, foreign language books, and Snow White books from the collection.

Read the exhibit brochure

 

Anomalies and Curiosities of the Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature

August 1 - September 15, 2011
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

Anomalies and CuriositiesCurated by Krissy Wilson, Anomalies and Curiosities focuses on the many examples of marginalia, doodles and inscriptions, bookplates, prize books, crayon scrawl, hand-colored plates, love notes and book anathema within the Baldwin Library.

Read the exhibit brochure      See the list of included works

 

ARTBOUND 2011

September 19 - November 18, 2011
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

Artbound 2011ARTBOUND 2011 features contemporary works by students making books in book arts and/or fine arts programs across the United States. The exhibited works have been selected by renowned book artist, photographer, and an alumnus of the University of Florida, Bea Nettles. Twenty-five handmade artists' books were selected for the exhibition from over 60 submissions.

View the online exhibit       See the list of included works

 

A Celebration of Jewish Life and Culture Around the World

May 4 - June 21, 2011
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

A Celebration of Jewish Life and CultureCoinciding with the annual Jewish Heritage Month in May 2011, this exhibit highlights items from one of America's foremost Judaica research collections,this exhibit highlights items from the Isser and Rae Price Library of Judaica, to emphasize and celebrate the great richness and diversity of Jewish culture in various communities throughout the world.

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30 Years of the Price Library

February 25 - March 15, 2011
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

30 Years of the Price LibraryCommemorating the 30th anniversary of the naming of the Isser and Rae Price Library of Judaica, the exhibition features highlights from the collection.

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James Haskins: Author, Teacher and Social Activist

February 4 - 25, 2011
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

Jim HaskinsThe Smathers Libraries and UF Center for African American Studies celebrate Black History Month with an exhibit featuring the life and work of Jim Haskins. Jim Haskins (1941-2005) was a University of Florida English professor and prolific author. Included in the exhibition are many of his books along with photographs, notes, awards and personal items.