Documented: Perspectives on Migration and Creation

Haricombe Gallery, Watson Library

“Documented:  Perspectives on Migration and Creation” is a showcase of programs, initiatives, art, and scholarship that explores the intersections between migration, immigration, and creative identity.

Exhibit Partners

University of Kansas Libraries
1425 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045

KU International Student Association
1450 Jayhawk Blvd., Strong Hall Room 2
Lawrence, KS 66045

Spencer Museum of Art
1301 Mississippi St.
Lawrence, KS 66045

KU Center for Migration Research
1541 Lilac Lane, Blake Hall 607
Lawrence, KS 66045

Community Contributors

Centro Hispano
204 W 13th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044

Lawrence Interfaith Refugee and Immigrant Ministry
Lawrence, KS 66045

La Luz Immigration Clinic
2220 Central Ave.
Kansas City, KS 66102

Exhibit Highlights

Opening Reception

 Opening Reception Presentation by Israel Alejandro Garcia Garcia -- Artist and Curator, Garcia Squared Contemporary

Opening Reception Images


Exhibition Materials

Exhibition Photographs

By Cécile Accilien -- Acting Chair, African and African-American Studies

Related Events

Gallery Lecture Series

Tamara Falicov and Marta Caminero-Santangelo
Sept. 21, 2018 | 9:30-11:00 am | Watson Three West

Kathryn Vaggalis
Oct. 30, 2018 | 2:00-3:30 pm | Watson Three West


An Evening with Edwidge Danticat, Author of the 2018-2019 KU Common Book Create Dangerously:  The Immigrant Artist at Work

September 6, 2018 | 7:00-8:00 pm | Lied Center, University of Kansas

From There to Here:  Immigrant Stories of Kansas

September 15, 2018 | 10:00 am-12:00 pm | Lawrence Public Library

The Ties that Bind:  Haiti, the United States, and the Art of Ulrick Jean-Pierre in Comparative Perspective

September 6, 2018-January 7, 2019 | Spencer Museum of Art

The KU Libraries Exhibits Program promotes the creative scholarship of our campus community, highlights the strength of the libraries' collections, and works in partnership with cultural venues internal and external to KU.

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