Current Exhibits

    No upcoming exhibits at this moment.

Digital Spotlight

  • The Sharecropper Cabin

    November 8, 2021

    Tending the Soil is a collaborative project between The Institute of Texan Cultures and UTSA Libraries and UTSA Special Collections. Through combined efforts, expertise and collection resources, Tending the Soil is a pilot project that exemplifies the dynamic nature of these areas within the UTSA Libraries umbrella which came...

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  • Celebrando Más Allá De La Vida

    October 21, 2021

    In collaboration with the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures, students in Professor Alegra Lozano’s Day of the Dead course created a virtual exhibit, taking visitors on a journey through a pueblito—or little town—explaining the history, traditions and cultural significance of a holiday celebrated by many of Mexican heritage across...

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  • Lightnin’ Hopkins and Texas Blues

    February 10, 2021

    Sam Hopkins was born in Centerville, Texas, in 1912. When he was eight years old, a chance meeting with foundational bluesman Blind Lemon Jefferson at a church social was the beginning of a decades-long career. With his mentor, Hopkins began playing local picnics and evening gigs, working on a...

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Past Exhibits

  • Past Exhibit

    An Endless Connection

    Oct 01, 2020 - Dec 31, 2020

    An Endless Connection, a virtual exhibit by UTSA honors students, is a digital ofrenda commemorating Día de los Muertos. It explores the concept of Day of the Dead as a bridge between those who are living and those who have passed.

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