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Sculpture Conservation of "Satisfied Woman"

Satisfied Woman, Bob Haozous mid-1970sSatisfied Woman, Bob Haozous mid-1970sConservation treatment is complete on the sculpture Satisfied Woman, donated to the Haffenreffer Museum in 2018 by J. Scott and Cynthia Burns. The life-size sculpture made of Colorado marble, created by Native American artist Bob Haozous in the mid-1970s, depicts a woman in repose. 

(Distributed July 10, 2019)

Gallery Closed for the Holiday

The Haffenreffer Museum will be closed on Thursday, July 4th for Independence Day. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday, and look forward to resuming our regular open hours on Friday, July 5th.

(Distributed July 2, 2019)

Displayed Around Campus

Haffenreffer Museum Collections on Display Around Campus

While the Manning Hall Gallery remains the primary exhibit space for the Haffenreffer Museum, objects from the Haffenreffer Museum collection can also be spotted in satellite displays and on loan at the libraries throughout Brown University. 

(Distributed July 1, 2019)

Announcing New Faculty Fellow for 2019-2020

The Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology is pleased to welcome Yannis Hamilakis, Joukowsky Family Professor of Archaeology and Professor of Modern Greek Studies, as the newest Faculty Fellow. Hamilakis will be using the museum's collections to support the development of courses and course components for 2019-2020.

(Distributed May 24, 2019)

Contexts 2019 is Available Now

The 2019 issue of Contexts is officially complete. The physical edition is being mailed to donors, collegues, and friends of the Museum, and the high-definition PDF is now available online for free. Contexts is the Haffenreffer Museum's annual report highlighting events, research projects, student projects, educational programs, recent acquisitions, and other significant updates from the Museum.

(Distributed May 20, 2019)
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