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Rohwer and Jerome: Japanese American WWII Incarceration Camps in Arkansas

Rohwer and Jerome: Japanese American WWII Incarceration Camps in Arkansas
Friday, March 10, through Saturday, June 24
Underground Gallery

Between 1942 and 1945, over 16,000 Japanese Americans were incarcerated at Rohwer and Jerome, Arkansas. Inmates of all ages documented their experience using charcoal, watercolor, and pencil. The CALS Roberts Library is mounting the first large-scale exhibition of the Gould/Vogel Collection since 2018.

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Sulac and SLUGKNIVES: Super Crush

Friday, February 10, to Saturday, May 27
Loft Gallery, CALS Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square, Roberts Library

Regular Galleries Hours

Unveiling new artworks by local artists Sulac and SLUGKNIVES, this exhibition presents a split-screen reality check featuring works that prowl the edges of the art world like candy-colored heartworms.

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AnarchoAnachro

On View ~ January 13, 2023–April 1, 2023, regular Gallery hours
Landing Gallery, Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square, CALS Roberts Library

Spam enthusiast, U.S. Air Force veteran, and photo-collage artist the Right Reverend Sternodox wages holy war on inter-dimensional reptiles, killer klowns, and the soul-sucking blandness of daily life. His fascinating collages are a reflection of what happens if you stay up too late,

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Past Exhibitions

Hours

Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square (501.320.5790) is open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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The Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square

The Galleries & Bookstore at Library Square highlight art by Arkansas creators and showcase exhibitions that promote Arkansas history and culture. The Galleries & Bookstore are located on the 1st Floor and Basement Level of Bobby L. Roberts Library of Arkansas History & Art. There are exhibition galleries that host rotating exhibitions, including works from the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) permanent collection.