In the lobby of the Nevin Welcome Center, works of art and plant-focused displays change throughout the year.
"Nature and Still Lives in Oil"
Cucphuong Nguyen will exhibit her oil paintings which express "her personal view of nature."
July - August
Ögwe ö:weh Consciousness as Peace
This exhibit focuses on the Haudenosaunee symbolism of “The Tree of Peace,” also known as the white pine (Pinus strobus), one of the oldest trees in North America. The exhibit features a beaded tree titled,“Ganradaisgowah-Peace
Tree” (shown here) by renowned Cayuga artist Samuel Thomas and a replica of the “Dust or The Ever-growing Tree” wampum, each the embodiment of Haudenosaunee “The Tree of Peace.”
This exhibit is a collaboration with Cornell University's American Indian Program.