Events & Exhibitions on 09/14/2018

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Bechdel, A. (2006). Fun home : A family tragicomic. Boston: Houghton Mifflin
  • Wed, 09/27/2017 - 8:00am to Sat, 09/15/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Third Floor Gallery, Ocean Side
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Thanks in part to Hollywood’s insatiable desire for superhero blockbusters, the nearly 100-year old comic book industry in the United States has seen a major resurgence in sales and public interest since 2010. Despite the rising mainstream attention, the comic book industry remains largely...

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James Bay Cree
  • Thu, 01/18/2018 - 8:00am to Mon, 11/05/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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Hours for Art & Architecture differ from regular UCSB Library hours.  Please check before visiting.

A photographic study of the James Bay Cree taken in four Cree villages in northern Quebec in 1973 at a time when the Cree were starting their negotiations with the...

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El Pilar House
  • Mon, 04/02/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 09/20/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
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On view at the UCSB Library in collaboration with UCSB’s Art, Design, & Architecture (AD&A) Museum and the UCSB MesoAmerican Research Center (MARC), the UCSB Library is pleased to present this exhibition as part of MARC's outreach to expand the knowledge of the Arts of Pre-...

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Anna Blake School
  • Fri, 07/06/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 12/20/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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In 1892, Anna S. C. Blake, a wealthy Bostonian who relocated to Santa Barbara, founded the Santa Barbara Sloyd School in the city’s downtown. Sloyd schools emphasized manual training and were closely linked to European folk art traditions and the Arts and Crafts movement. Renamed the Anna Blake...

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Coneotus Splendidulus
  • Fri, 07/06/2018 - 8:00am to Thu, 12/20/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
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This exhibition features the winners of the annual Art of Science competition organized by UCSB’s Schuller Lab and Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships at the California NanoSystems Institute. The UCSB Library is proud to showcase these eye...

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Rio por no Llorar
  • Mon, 09/10/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/07/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
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The UCSB Library is pleased to present an exhibition examining how people of Latin American descent create a sense of space and belonging in the U.S. through visual and musical expressions. The exhibition uses a hemispheric lens as it explores the dynamics of affirmation and celebration in music...

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Sean Carrillo, Janet Carrol and Tito Larriva at the Atomic Café Photographed by Daniel Villarreal.
  • Mon, 09/10/2018 - 8:00am to Fri, 12/07/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
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Not long after the punk scene exploded in New York City in the mid-1970s, young Chicanas and Chicanos in the greater Eastside of Los Angeles began adopting the D-I-Y (do it yourself) punk aesthetic. They expressed their own anger, discontent, and feelings of marginalization through its frenzied...