Manuel Carrillo, Guanajuato, 1960, gelatin silver print, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago.

Past Exhibitions

Visual Literacy
Artists' Books and the Vanishing Text

April 7-21, 2011

Art History graduate students in the Museum Studies program are curating an exhibition which explores the dynamic relationship between image and text in artists' books. This show will feature titles from the Special Collections Library at UWM and original works by students of the Peck School of the Arts.

Join us for an Opening Reception and Gallery Talk by Max Yela, Special Collections Librarian, on Thursday, April 7, 2011 from 5-7 pm.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Art History Gallery
Mitchell Hall, Room 154
3203 North Downer Avenue

Exhibit Poster, pdf-276kb

Gallery Hours:
Mondays - Thursdays, 10am - 4pm

The gallery is free, open to the public and handicap accessible. During off hours, access is limited to members of the Friends of Art History who may visit the gallery by appointment. Contact information: (414) 229-4330 or