April 1, 2021 – April 14, 2022

buffalo mask

Animals are important cultural symbols throughout the world.  Some symbols do more than represent positive qualities, however.  Bone, fur, teeth, and hide can be used to enhance associations with powerful creatures.  By using materials of animal origin in their construction, the objects in this student-curated exhibit connect animals with people in surprising and intriguing ways.

View Animal Origin as a virtual exhibit.