On Display at the University Libraries & Beyond

Corroborations: An Art & Poetry Exhibition – University Libraries

Participants worked together to create pairs of art and poetry about a variety of contemporary social topics.


Images From Abroad – University Libraries


Images from Abroad presents photographs taken by students from the University of South Dakota and Cosumnes River College who participated in a Faculty Led Study Tour of Ireland, Wales, London, and Paris in June 2012. The photographs in the exhibit show the students’ range of vision and emotional response to their travel experience.


Remembering Governor Janklow – University Libraries


University Libraries at the University of South Dakota presents Remembering Governor Janklow, an exhibition showcasing materials and documents that uncover his unique personality.

In the 2nd and 3rd floor exhibition cases of the University Libraries viewers will see how his personal life and political accomplishments intertwined to make his life an intriguing and controversial piece of history. “The pieces presented give people a background to the official and personal papers of Bill Janklow,” says first year law student Joseph De La Rosa. The retrospective will be on display from February 15 to April 16 during library hours. Visitors will get a glimpse into the William J. Janklow Papers at the USD Archives & Special Collections.

The Janklow collection includes documents, letters, photographs, newspapers, audio recordings, and videos. The diverse volume spans a period of over fifty years and covers both the official correspondence of the Governor’s Office, as well as personal and political materials.
More details about this exhibition and the William J. Janklow Papers are available at http//:www.usd.edu/library/janklow-archives.cfm

For more information about the exhibition or the University’s Archives and Special Collections please contact Dan Daily, Dean of the University Libraries, at Dan.Daily@usd.edu or 605-677-8867.


26th Annual Stilwell Student Juried Exhibition – John A. Day Gallery, College of Fine Arts


The Stilwell Student Juried Exhibition features the best art produced by students enrolled in the Art Department at the University of South Dakota in 2012-2013 academic year. The exhibition features paintings, drawings, ceramics, video installations, sculpture, prints and more. Cash prizes are awarded through an endowment established in the memory of Professor Wilber Stilwell, who taught art and chaired the art department at usd for 32 years.


Metal Inkorporated – Gallery 110, College of Fine Arts

Fifteen metalsmiths and fifteen printmakers from across the U.S. were invited to participate in “metal inkorporated”. In the metalsmith/printmaker pairs, each artist was asked to etch a 6″ x 12″, 18 gram sheet of copper and then trade plates. Artists then responded to the plate they received; many metalsmiths cut into and fabricated the plates into sculptural forms, often adding other materials, while the printmakers often used their new plate as a layer in a print or added to or reworked the plate before printing it.



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