International Student Week Exhibit

International Education Week — a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education– is celebrated November 12-16, 2018. It is an opportunity to reflect on the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. Among the events scheduled around the Wentworth Institute campus are two displays featured in the Schumann […]

Continue reading →

Call for Library Exhibit Proposals

        Would you like to engage the Wentworth community by showcasing innovative work from labs, studios and classes? If so, the Schumann Library is seeking exhibit proposals for the Guarracino Family Gallery for the current academic year. Participation is open to faculty, staff, and students as well as our broader community. Proposals […]

Continue reading →

EPIC Library Exhibit – Buried Treasure: Antique Bottles from Wentworth’s MpA Building Foundation

The exhibit focuses on the display of a series of antique glass bottles discovered during the excavation of Wentworth’s new Multipurpose Academic Building.  The exhibit is free and open to the public and will run until September 12, 2018. Buried Treasure introduces the Wentworth community to the history that can be found, literally, beneath our […]

Continue reading →

Architecture Student Exhibit – Framing Chinese Architecture

Wentworth students studied traditional Chinese timber framing through drawing and models as it evolved from the Sung to the Ming Dynasties (approximately 960-1644CE). Their analysis project are based on the research and drawings of Liang Sicheng (1901-1972) and Lin Huiyin (1904-1955), who were members of the “First Generation” of Chinese Architectural historians, who established the […]

Continue reading →

Library Exhibit: #TBThirties Wentworth Visitors’ Day Then and Now

#TBThirties (Throwback Thirties), an exhibition of Wentworth 1930s-era memorabilia, will be on display in the Guarracino Gallery at the Schumann Library through November 3, 2017. The inspiration for the exhibition came when alumnus Bill Holmes, MDE ’66, MDS ‘70 discovered old files containing Wentworth invitations and other memorabilia that belonged to his father-in-law, Fred Kippen, […]

Continue reading →

World War I Posters by ENG II on Display

Posters from English II, Sections 24 and 26, taught by adjunct professor Danica A. Buckley, are now on display in the Library, until March 3rd! The students read To End All Wars, by Adam Hochschild, chose a WWI poem, and researched an area of interest, culminating in posters, papers, and presentations. The projects are focused […]

Continue reading →

Technology Sandbox Exhibition

Beginning February 15th, our gallery space will feature an exhibition of projects created using the 3D printers in the Library’s Technology Sandbox. We’ll have an opening reception on February 21st at 12:00pm. Please join us for some light refreshments and giveaways. About the Technology Sandbox The Lloyd Andres Carney Technology Sandbox is an informal, student-run, […]

Continue reading →

Dig IT Digital: 3D Printing the Past

Come see the Dig It Digital Exhibition in our library gallery on the 2nd floor. This exhibit explores Cypriot art and culture through scale 3D prints of artifacts recovered from tombs, settlements, and a religious sanctuary. Included in the exhibition are replicas of terracotta figurines, limestone sculptures, and utilitarian objects that together highlight Greek, Roman, Egyptian, […]

Continue reading →