Mathers Museum celebrates the holidays early with Family Craft Day. Read more »

November 28, 2016-January 9, 2017 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Mathers, School of Public Health partner for AIDS arts education panel. Read more »

November 3 - November 28, 2016 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Final First Thursday Festival to include art, politics, beauty. Read more »

Offerings of crayons, tequila, Jell-O offered at Day of the Dead altar lighting. Read more »

Guest lecturer to speak on Islamic fashion. Read more »

IU Bloomington hosting numerous events in honor of Native American Heritage Month. Read more »

Mathers Museum brings Halloween early to local families. Read more »

Monsters exhibit explores folklore through cross-cultural perspective. Read more »

October 28-November 3 2016 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Artists with European ancestry to demonstrate folk arts. Read more »

Mathers Museum ranked in Top 5 of Public-Friendly University Anthropology Museums. Read more »

IU plans Halloween, Day of the Dead events throughout week. Read more »

October 16-November 1 2016 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Mathers leads talk on healing power of African diaspora dance, art, music. Read more »

October programming begins at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Read more »

First Thursdays arts and humanities festival offers costume party, dance and fresh fare. Read more »

First Thursdays Festival ushers in October with theater and art. Read more »

October 2016 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Interchange -- Memory In My Hands: Folk Art and Aging. Read more »

Themester speaker discusses Civil War reenactment costumes. Read more »

Drum making demonstration focuses on unity, beauty. Read more »

Mathers Museum of World Cultures continues demonstrations in folk arts series. Read more »

Rawcliffe brings the past alive at Mathers Museum. Read more »

Themester to present beauty discussions and exhibits this week. Read more »

Craftsmanship on display at Saturday's Lotus in the Park. Read more »

A Thing of Beauty: River Cane Basket. Hear more »

Founder of One Million Stars to End Violence speaks at Mathers. Read more »

Monsters in Bloomington! Read more »

September 2016 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Mathers plans variety of programming for beginning of September. Read more »

Mathers Museum to explore art's role in fight against AIDS. Read more »

'Siyazama' exhibition at Mathers Museum explores folk arts' role in AIDS fight. Read more »

IU 'First Thursday' showcases art and humanities. Read more »

Author Q&A: Book explores elders' art and life stories. Read more »

New First Thursdays festival puts the focus on IU's arts and humanities, food and fun on campus. Read more »

Themester events to explore meaning of beauty. Read more »

Themester 2016 explores vast role of beauty in the human experience. Read more »

From the Desk: First Thursdays Festival will showcase creativity on campus. Read more »

The MMWC Fall 2016 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

SullivanMunce Cultural Center Announces Black, White and More. Read more »

Public discussion to share spirit of Mardi Gras in conjunction with 'Arts of Survival' institute. Read more »

Preserving History and Heritage. Read more »

IU Plans Institute on 'Recasting Lives in African Cities.' Read more »

Institute for Advanced Study to host NEH institute on 'Recasting Lives in African Cities.' Read more »

IU's Institute for Advanced Study to host NEH institute on 'Recasting Lives in African Cities.' Read more »

July 2016 Event and Exhibitions Ecalendar now available. Read more »

"Indiana Folk Arts: 200 Years of Tradition and Innovation" Catalogue now online. Read more »

Indiana's limestone heritage celebrated at the Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Read more »

June 2016 Exhibits and Events Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Aging artfully. Read more »

May 2016 Exhibits and Events Ecalendar now available. Read more »

Event at Mathers celebrates folk art. Read more »

Folk art, music, and root beer floats. Read more »

The MMWC Summer 2016 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

Among Old Photos At Mathers Museum,A Researcher Finds His Ancestor. Read more »

MMWC April 2016 Events and Exhibitions Ecalendar. Read more »

'Stirring the Pot': An Act of Digital Repatriation. Read more »

Pakistani Artist Fawzia Mirza to perform at Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Read more »

Artist to perform solo play at Mathers Museum. Read more »

Mathers Museum of World Cultures newest exhibition "Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation." Read more »

Mathers newest exhibitions cover global, local topics. Read more »

Unexpected find in Mathers archives brings man's academic pursuits back to own Tuscarora Indian identity. Read more »

MMWC February 2016 Events and Exhibitions Ecalendar. Read more »

IUB Provost Lauren Robel highlights MMWC in State of the Campus Address. Read/See more »

Discovering Shakespeare at Indiana University...with a tiny Viking. Read more »

Mathers Museum explores Native American culture with photo collection. Read more »

India comes to Indiana. Read more »

Everything IU: Smithsonian Exhibit at IU. Read more »

IUB This Week: Mathers Museum to host Smithsonian exhibit on history of Indian Americans. Read more »

Cowboy culture meets limestone carving: "Work Is Art" course finds beauty in labor. Read more »

A Day On for volunteers in Monroe County. Read more »

The MMWC Spring 2016 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

Mathers Museum to host Smithsonian exhibition on history of Indian Americans. Read more »

MMWC presents Conversations on Culture. Read/Hear more »

Mathers showcases Cherokee crafts. Read more »

Students, families celebrate winter with handmade art. Read more »

Mathers plays host to after-hours crafting event. Read more »

MMWC's Kay featured in NEA's "United States of Arts: Indiana" video. See more »

Children, students create vibrant baskets at Mathers. Read more »

Online exhibit tells the story of World War I through the words of Native American veterans. Read more »

The MMWC Fall 2015 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

Two interactive Mathers events explore facets of culture. Read more »

Mathers Museum exhibit explores monster mania across cultures. Read more »

Monsters from around the world on exhibit at Mathers Museum. Read more »

Halloween happenings: Monster Mash. Read more »

Arts happenings conjure Halloween spirit around the IU Bloomington campus. Read more »

Celebrate and honor memories of loved ones at Mathers Museum community altar. Read more »

Mathers Museum invites Ph.D. student to speak on exhibition. Read more »

Mathers displays early altar for Day of the Dead. Read more »

Two Indiana University schools join forces to offer a unique and in-demand degree. See more »

The History of the Lotus Festival. Read more »

Lotus brings an international sound to Bloomington's downtown. Read more »

Inspired Interiors: Artisans star at Hoosier Outdoor Experience. Read more »

Challah For Rosh Hashanah, Grain Prices Dip, Oak-Rod Baskets. Read/Hear more »

Interactive, one-day limestone exhibition Sept. 17 at Mathers. Read more »

Mathers Museum plans event to celebrate limestone for @Work. Read more »

La Casa celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month. Read more »

IU's La Casa celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month with variety of events. Read more »

Themester 2015 takes on the idea of work: past, present and future. Read more »

Visit B-town: Now in full bloom. Read more »

One person's junk, another person's art supplies. Read more »

Mathers is hosting artist-in-residence, presentations on basket-making this week. Read more »

The MMWC Summer 2015 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

Limestone carvers demonstrate an Indiana tradition. Read more »

SGIS Insider Spotlights "Museums at the Crossroads." Read more »

School of Education "Chalkboard" Spotlights Work of MMWC Student Curator. Read more »

Institute for Advanced Study Announces Summer Research Fellowship. Read more »

Summer Festival of the Arts Showcases IU's Cultural Offerings through August. Read more »

William Siegmann's Cultural Legacy Shown in Exhibitions at IU Art Museum, Mathers Museum. Read more »

Mathers Museum takes on Major Role in Summer Workshop Series. Read more »

Mathers Museum of World Cultures to Present Art Displays and Discussions. Read more »

Refurbished clock to chime in Historic Preservation Month. Read more »

Mathers Museum to host new summer institute on 'Museums at the Crossroads.' Read more »

New IU Bloomington Arts and Humanities Council to convene today. Read more »

4th Annual Old House Expo And Architectural Cake Contest May 2 (Monon Clock Dedication). Read more »

Spring Mill State Park Hosts Traditional Artisans April 25. Read more »

Mathers hosts Amazon-themed Family Craft Day. Read more »

Students to present research at Mathers Museum Friday. Read more »

Chinese flower festival draws in students, community. Read more »

Calligraphy and flowers combine for festival. Read more »

Interdisciplinary Class: Theater and Museum Studies. See more »

Traditional Arts Indiana has moved to Mathers Museum. Read more »

IU's 2015 observance of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month begins Sunday. Read more »

Traditional Arts Indiana thriving in new home at IU's Mathers Museum. Read more »

Saturday symposium at Mathers Museum explores Siegmann's work. Read more »

International "Confluences" Symposium at Mathers Museum of World Cultures. Read more »

Swan to speak at "Instruments of Culture" lecture. Read more »

Renowned folklorist to give lecture at Mathers Museum Tuesday. Read more »

'Graces Received' curator to speak Tuesday about how to read meanings in Catholic folk art. Read more »

Indiana University observes Black History Month with films, art, lectures, and music. Read more »

Mathers Museum hosts family craft day. Read more »

Mathers presents ralli quilts from Pakistan. Read more »

MMWC exhibit explores Native Americans in World War I. Read more »

Mathers attendees talk coffee. Read more »

Campus altars celebrate Day of the Dead. Read more »

4th annual powwow at IU blends tradition, modern life. Read more »

IU Traditional Powwow is lead event for Native American Heritage Month. Read more »

Mathers Museum hosts monster-themed family event. Read more »

"In Their Own Words: Native Americans in World War I" featured in IU Bloomington World War I Commemorations video.
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Call for Applications for Museums at the Crossroads.

MMWC participating in IU's World War I commemoration. Read more »

Exploring the journey of coffee. Read more »

Themester 2014 speakers and events invite you to 'Eat, Drink, Think.' Read more »

Women's wall painting at Mathers. Read more »

Mathers panel to discuss prospects in humanities. Read more »

Mathers Museum opens renovated space. Read more »

"A Change of Space" for Mathers. Read more »

A Call For Graduate Student Participation--Chinese Vernacular Culture in the Global Midwest, September 5-6, 2014.
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New exhibition space at Mathers to open on Aug. 19. Read more »

MMWC to host "Museums at the Crossroads." Read more »

Mathers Museum makeover creates flexible exhibition space, hands-on learning area. Read more »

MMWC launches new digital exhibitions website. Read more »

Due to exhibition hall renovations this summer,the MMWC is operating on a reduced calendar of activities. The MMWC exhibition hall will be closed Friday, July 4 through Monday, August 18.

The July Events and Exhibition Calendar is available online.

MMWC Director Jason Baird Jackson comments on NPR's "A Native American Take On Tornadoes." Read more »

Mathers Museum exhibit "Assessing Authenticity" exploring identification and authentication in museums. Read more »

The May/June Events and Exhibition Calendar is available online.

Musicians to honor Southern Indiana artist Lotus Dickey at Mathers Museum. Read more »

Mathers hosts exhibit of items collected by Ostroms. Read more »

MMWC Faculty Research Curator Stacie King receives grant to build a digital exhibition,organize workshops. Read more »

MMWC Faculty Research Curator Beth Buggehagen awarded Institute for Advanced Study Individual Research Award.
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MMWC joins IU partners in Summer Festival of the Arts. Read more »

The May Events and Exhibition Calendar is available online.

MMWC selected as Themester 2014 partner. Read more »

Ojibwe art collected by Ostroms on display now at Mathers Museum. Read more »

The latest Brilliant Minds video from IU's Office of the Vice Provost for Research highlights the Mathers Museum. Read more »

MMWC Director Jason Jackson comments on "Recordings housed at IU's Archives of Traditional Music added to National Recording Registry." Read more »

Alumna speaks on black market trade at home and abroad. Read more »

MMWC and Director Jason Baird Jackson featured in "Brilliant Minds" OVPR video series. Read more »

MMWC awarded Indiana Humanities grant ("Indiana nonprofits receive more than $26,000 in grants"). Read more »

April Events and Exhibition Calendar is available online.

IU College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Alumni talks focus on art, both modern and ancient. Read more »

March Events and Exhibition Calendar is available online.

Annual Lotus Blossoms events begin Thursday, 2/20. Read more »

Photo exhibit curated by IU historian now in South Africa. Read more »

MMWC Policy Chair Eric Sandweiss and Director Jason Jackson discuss "Curating Culture: Museums and Meaning" on WFHB's Interchange. Hear more »

February Events and Exhibition Calendar is available online.

Mathers exhibit displays Ojibwe art. Read more »

Jason Jackson discusses MMWC with Joe Smith during IU-MSU halftime show. Hear more »

The museum's Spring 2014 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

MMWC Director Jason Baird Jackson discusses Yuchi Folklore with Jon Kay on "Artisan Ancestors" podcast.

Mathers Mathers to collaborate with Chinese museums. Read more »

Preserving and Exploring World Cultures. Read more »

Panel discusses future of anthropology museums. Read more »

IU's Mathers Museum one of three U.S. institutions to collaborate with Chinese museums. Read more »

Pottery exhibit at Mathers features life-size replica of wood-fired kiln. Read more »

Museum to offer Native American course. Read more »

Photo symposium showcases South African apartheid. Read more »

The museum's Fall 2013 newsletter is now available for reading online or downloading.

Museum brings world to Bloomington with various treasures. Read more » at the Herald-Times subscription site or download here.

Lecture explains powwow cultural meaning, history. Read more »

Altar offers tribute to dead. Read more »

MMWC Director is expert on little-known Native American tribe. Read more »

IU Traditional Powwow continues to grow as lead event for Native American Heritage Month. Read more »

Exhibit displays apartheid photos. Read more »

Exhibit at Mathers draws president of Poland's Institute of National Remembrance to campus. Read more »

MMWC/IU doctoral student partner on traveling exhibit to Ghana. Read more »

IU professor curates apartheid-era photo exhibition for display in Bloomington and South Africa. Read more »

The inaugural issue of MMWC,the museum's newsletter, is available to read online here or downloaded here.

Mathers exhibit highlights Native Americans' military contributions. Read more »

Mathers Museum outreach program featured in "MCCSC EdVenture Camp" article. Read more »

Mathers Museum to host limestone exhibit created by Traditional Arts Indiana. Read more »

IU's Mathers Museum of World Cultures a "Blue Star Museum." Read more »

Lotus Education and Arts Foundation profiles Mathers Museum partnership. Read more »

IU's "113 Days of Art" highlights Mathers Museum, IU venues. Read more »

IU students practice hands-on curatorship at the Mathers Museum, cataloging the Ostrom collection. Read more »

Mathers Museum celebrates 50th anniversary with "Treasures" exhibition, programs. Read more »

Mathers faculty curator reinvigorates museum research with Senegalese "wish books." Read more »

IU's Mathers Museum of World Cultures names folklore professor as new director. Read more »