Poster art has long been a popular and accessible medium for oppositional art on topics ranging from the threat of nuclear war to unfair housing practices and health care.
April 3, 2013
While Lincoln played a key role in ending slavery, were political figures alone responsible for this momentous event?
April 3, 2013
Join us for a curator's talk about the current Special Collections exhibit -- "Who Freed the Slaves?"
February 5, 2013
The UCSB Library and Chicano Studies Institute are co-sponsoring an artist talk by Favianna Rodriguez, in conjunction with the exhibit, "Favianna Rodriguez: Art of the Activist Imagination."
January 25, 2013
A new exhibit in Special Collections uses materials from the Wyles Collections to discuss Emancipation as a social movement. The exhibition will be on view through April 30, 2013.
January 15, 2013
An exhibit featuring the stars of opera's "Golden Age" is now on display in Special Collections.
July 9, 2012
Rare documents from Flying "A" Studio from Special Collections will be on display in the Pollack Theater in conjunction with the Flying "A" Studio Centennial Celebration on Saturday, July 7.
July 6, 2012
Special Collections' current exhibit features a wide range of items illustrating how we view nature.
April 6, 2012
Come see the Department of Special Collections' exhibit featuring selections on travel and modes of travel.
December 8, 2011
This exhibit includes books and manuscripts acquired by the Department of Special Collections over the past year, including artist's books, photograph collections, silkscreens, and other materials.
October 6, 2011