Fernando Botero's powerful and controversial series of 47 paintings and drawings depicting the treatment of detainees at Abu Ghraib prison will be on display in Doe Library beginning Monday, January 29. Sponsored by the Center for Latin American Studies, the exhibit is open to the public and will run through March 23, 2007.
On January 29, the exhibit will be open 6-8pm.
After that, the hours will be:
Monday – Thursday: 10am – 7pm
(Closed Monday, February 19 for the Presidents' Day Holiday)
Friday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Closed on Sundays
Please note that these are different from the library hours.
No food or drink, photography, backpacks, handbags, writing implements, or pets will be allowed in the exhibition area. Visitors will be able to check items at a bag check.
This exhibit deals with mature subject matter and may not be appropriate for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised.
Related events on campus: "A Conversation with the Artist" (January 29), "Art and Violence" (January 31) and "Torture, Human Rights, and Terrorism" (March 7).