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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2014



Voices from the Panama Canal

August 11, 2014 - October 24, 2014
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

Crew in Lock Chamber Voices from the Panama Canal is an effort to represent the different voices that make up the history of the Canal; a history rich because of its diversity, but also dynamic and conflictive.

Curated by Paul Losch and Margarita Vargas-Betancourt

This exhibition is based on the reasearch and work of UF graduate students in ARH6836 Exhibition Seminar Fall 2013.

Read the interpretive labels

 

Revolucionarias: Women and the Formation of the Cuban Nation

March 31, 2014 - May 23, 2014
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

Revolucionarias Revolucionarias: Women and the Formation of the Cuban Nation examines the centralizing role of women in Cuban revolutions and history. The bilingual exhibition features photographs and archival documents, as well as recent acquisitions from the Smathers Libraries Special and Area Studies Collections.

Curated by Margarita Vargas-Betancourt and Lillian Guerra
with assistance from Alexis Baldacci and Daniel J. Fernandez-Guevara

See the list of included works      Read the interpretive labels in English or Spanish

 

Haggadah: why is this book different?

January 21, 2014 - March 21, 2014
Smathers Library Gallery, 2nd Floor

HaggadahFeaturing rare and unique haggadot from the Price Library of Judaica, this exhibition examines the way in which the Passover haggadot have been produced and used around the world.

Curated by Rebecca Jefferson

See the list of included works      Read the interpretive labels