'Hail to the Chief!'
8:00 - 5:00 M-F, August 18, 2008 through July 31, 2009 - Faulkner Room, JD Williams Library
"Hail to the Chief!" traces the history of presidential campaigns and elections in the Magnolia State and features original letters, photographs, documents, and ephemera related to presidents ranging from George Washington to George Bush.
'Our Leaders: The Process of A Portrait'
8:00 - 5:00 M-F, September 22 through October 10 - Meek Hall, Gallery 103
This exhibition seeks to explore how one artist, Jason Bouldin, approaches fulfilling the comission to paint the portrait of an official, leader or other public servant. It will focus on both the technical processes and the aesthetic considerations that surround the creation of a portrait intended for the public arena.