All exhibits are free and open to the public during the same hours as the building in which they are housed, unless otherwise specified and with occasional exceptions for maintenance.
Artbound 2014 Student Competition and New Acquisitions in Book ArtNovember 3, 2014 - December 12, 2014
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor
Artbound 2014 features contemporary works by students in book arts and/or fine arts programs across the U.S. The fourteen books included are complemented by other recent additions in Book Arts within Special & Area Studies Collections.
Curated by Ellen Knudson
The Artbound competition was juried by Jessica Peterson of The Southern Letterpress.
From Microscopic to Massive: Worker Health Challenges in the Construction EraAugust 11, 2014 - February 1, 2015
Health Science Center Library
From Microscopic to Massive: Worker Health Challenges in the Construction Era examines the whole health picture, from the narrative of scientific discovery to efforts to eradicate mosquito vectors and disparities in health care and treatment among canal laborers.
Curated by Nancy Schaefer and Nina Stoyan-Rosenzweig
Building the CanalAugust 11, 2014 – December 12, 2014
Marston Science Library
Building the Canal highlights the specialized equipment and engineering ingenuity needed to construct the Canal.
Curated by Michael Howell
Life in the Canal ZoneAugust 11, 2014 – October 31, 2014
Library West, 2nd Floor
Life in the Canal Zone presents aspects of American daily life in the Zone, from the American construction era to more modern times.
Curated by Shelley Arlen
Revealing the Right Route: Cartographic Evidence of Early Canal PlansAugust 11, 2014 – November 14, 2014
Map & Imagery Library
Revealing the Right Route presents the various routes considered for the Panama Canal, including Nicaragua, Darien, and Panama, as seen in antique maps.
Curated by Carol McAuliffe and Jennifer Farrington
The Art of the Sketch
Quiet Study Area Wall Case, Smathers Library, 1st Floor
Featuring sketches by Robert Broward, Alain Huin, William Morgan, Alfred Browning Parker, and Kenneth Treister The Art of the Sketch presents the uniquely personal and visual exercise for architects that facilitates discovery into spatial relationships, light, and volume.
Curated by Cindy Peterson