Giving Growth In The Spotlight

Giving Growth In The Spotlight

Have you read the latest write-up on Giving Growth? Chelsea Weathers from HYPERALLERGIC: “…surrounded by the glinting lights and the seasonal full moons, watching people kneel to examine the small mound of earth, I understood also that this is the time for...
Lesson in Mindful Collections Management

Lesson in Mindful Collections Management

As an Anthropology major with a focus on archaeology, a component of my education is the proper management of the objects that are excavated or in some way have archaeological value through their history or context. These objects often end up in massive collections...
Giving Growth: Updates!

Giving Growth: Updates!

I wanted to send everyone a lovely mid-summer update on Giving Growth, our summer program. The project, led by Eliza Naranjo Morse and Jamison Chas Banks, has been one of beauty, growth, and relationships. Over the past few months, we have worked together to build our...
Giving Growth

Giving Growth

Giving Growth Countdown Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) “I can personally identify with the loneliness that the COVID epoch has bestowed upon us all. It is my hope that through this project, our outreach and art can begin to help restore and serve as another...
The voice woven into my sister’s clothes…

The voice woven into my sister’s clothes…

Artist Unknown (Tarahumara/Raramuri), Girl’s Skirt and Blouse, 2004, Muslin with red piping, Blouse: 11.75 x 28.75 in. (29.37 x 71.87 cm), Skirt: 19 x 38 in. (47.5 x 95 cm). LA0023 A piece holds power in its history. The hands that created it wove their identity,...