Museum Magazine Issue 69 (Fall 2016)

One of the pleasures of my job—and there are many—is that I get to visit a lot of museums. 

Picturing Black American Families
Picturing Black American Families
October 18, 2016-February 26, 2017 logo

It’s up there with drug and weapons smuggling. The theft and trafficking of priceless archeological relics from Italy and other custodian countries of world history is a global billion dollar problem. That is what drew government officials, law enforcers, art experts and scholars to the Italian embassy in Washington, D.C. last week.

Read more here.

Art in Bloom poster

Art in Bloom at the Museum of Art and Archaeology hosted nine floral arrangements created by six florists, floral students, and area garden clubs.


Friday, January 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 707

The University will be closed Friday, January 13th due to the impending ice storm.

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
Location: Mizzou North: Second Floor Lobby
Saturday, January 28; drop-in sessions from 1-3pm (Grades K-8; Limit two children per
Art of the Book Club Flyer
Friday, February 3, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 123

Friday, February 10, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 707
Missouri Folk Arts Lecture: "Work Baskets and Tourism"
Saturday, February 11, 2017 -
5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Mizzou North, Room 707

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"I still remember the feeling of awe and disbelief when I was alone and walked in the room with those casts." --Ruth Tofle, chair of architecture, winner of the 2013 distinguished faculty award from the MU Alumni Association