Smithsonian Institution Water/Ways Exhibit

Exhibit available at the Oxford Public Library from December 2, 2023 to February 9, 2024.

Water/Ways explores the relationship between people and water. It explores the centrality of water in our lives including its effect on the environment and climate, its practical role in agriculture and economic planning, and its impact on culture and spirituality.

Water/Ways was developed by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.

It was inspired by an exhibition organized by the American Museum of Natural History, New York, and the Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul, in collaboration with Great Lakes Science Center, Cleveland; The Field Museum, Chicago; Instituto Sangari, Sao Paulo, Brazil; National Museum of Australia, Canberra; Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Canada; San Diego Natural History Museum; and Science Centre Singapore with PUB Singapore.

Quilts on Display

Quilting I piece

Quilting I

Quilting II piece

Quilting II

Quilting III piece

Quilting III

Dark Discs I piece

Dark Discs I

Dark Discs II

Dark Discs II

Step to the Future Together piece

Step to the Future Together

Hawaiian Hibiscus

Hawaiian Hibiscus

No Title piece

No Title