Browse Exhibits (28 total)

Great Native American Chiefs

Group of Native American Chiefs

This online exhibit recognizes eight historical Native American Chiefs throughout the United States. These Native American leaders and their tribes have always fought to preserve their lands and traditional ways of life.The history of these peoples are saturated with numerous battles which have…

What Makes a Home

The topography of home

The University of Michigan AAEL Special Collectionspresents a new exhibit for the Fall 2014 semester:What Makes a Home. This exhibit highlights artists' books in the collection that utilize the themes of family and home. What Makes a Home also has a physical counterpart, which is open for public…

The Many Hats of Robert Altman: A Life in Cinema

Photograph of rehearsal for opera The Rake's Progress, 1982.

The Robert Altman Archive was acquired by theUniversity of Michigan Libraryfrom the Robert Altman estate in early 2008. It contains all the working documents and objects created in the various offices, shooting locations, and soundstages on which Robert Altman worked during his career and totals…