Current Exhibits

Equality & Nothing Less: 100 Years of the League of Women Voters

Equality and nothing less: 100 years of the League of Women Voters

In honor of the group’s centenary, this exhibit celebrates and re-evaluates the history of the League of Women Voters. It features a variety of election related artifacts from the past 100 years and a history of women’s suffrage in Lane County. In collaboration with the Lane County LWV chapter.

Fifty Years of the Oregon Country Fair

Exhibit Run: June 2019 – June 2020

Oregon Country Fair exhibit promotional card

Fifty Years of the Oregon Country Fair celebrates a half century of collaboration, color, and counterculture spirit. Learn about its ties to 1960s political movements and counterculture causes like environmental and anti-commercial enterprises. With a wealth of photographs and archival material from the Oregon Country Fair Archives and artwork from the OCF family, this bright exploration of our recent past is sure to be a trip.

Projected Lights, Illuminated Images

Exhibit Run: January 2019 – January 2020

Projected Lights Illuminated images

Trace the history of photographic technology and the history of film in Lane County.

The Culture of Kitsch

Exhibit Run: October 2019 – October 2020

The Culture of Kitsch. Illustration of wedding couple and seashell pattern.

kitsch /kiCH/

  • Noun
    Art, objects, or design considered to be in poor taste because of excessive garishness or sentimentality, but sometimes appreciated in an ironic or knowing way.
  • Adjective
    Considered to be in poor taste but appreciated in an ironic or knowing way.

Lost Towns: Revisited

Exhibit Run: July 2020 – February 2021

Lost Towns

Main exhibit gallery N. An updated version of one of our most popular exhibits to date, Lost Towns, looks at the technology and culture of logging communities across Lane County.