Past Exhibits

Past Exhibits

Learn about Exhibits from the Past

Deacon

Professor Deacon’s Cultural Cabinet

January 31 – July 29, 2017

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Yadkin Valley Rocks Exhibit

How Do They Know? The Science of Archaeology in the Yadkin River Valley

January 31 – July 15, 2017

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Patterned Plate

Incredible Journeys: The Life Histories of Museum Objects

April 19, 2016 – May 26, 2017

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Ancient Knife

Warfare & Violent Conflict

March 14  – May 26, 2017

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Face and Map Art

Visions of Home: A Celebration of Gullah Art & Culture

August 30, 2016 – April 22, 2017

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Tan Animal Sculpture

Playing with Spirits: Pokémon and Shintoism

January 24 – March 4, 2017

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Ancient Musical Instrument

Resonance: Musical Instruments in the African Diaspora

October 11  – December 9, 2016

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African Shirt

The Many Meanings of African Cloth

June 7 – September 17, 2016

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Musical Instrument

Musical Narratives of the Southwest Pacific Rim

March 15 – August 26, 2016

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Death Artifact

Death at the Crossroads: A Dramatic Reading of Yoruba Art

January 19 – August 6, 2016

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Hina Doll

Hina Matsuri: Doll’s Day in Japan

February 16 – May 27, 2016

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Ancient Art

MOA’s Cabinet of Curiosities

June 16, 2015 – February 20, 2016

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Beaded Leather Moccasins

At Home on the Plains

February 3, 2015 – February 6, 2016

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Costume Head

Understanding Our Past- Shaping Our Future

February 17 – May 29, 2015

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Three Yupik Children

The Yup’ik Way of Life: Alaskan People in Transition

February 28 – August 29, 2014

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Lakota Quilt

Creating: Quilts and Crafts of the Lakota

November 5, 2013 – January 25, 2014

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Dr. E. Pendleton Banks

Celebrating 50 Years of the Museum of Anthropology

January 15 – October 26, 2013

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Descendants of the Maya

June 4 – August 31, 2013

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Two Children

This Beautiful World

January 22 – May 19, 2013

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Ancient Pot

Recent Additions to the Collection

April 17 – December 14, 2012

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Two People sitting together

Gazing at the Contemporary World: Japanese Photography from the 1970s to the Present

January 24 – March 31, 2012

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