Curated Panels from the Exhibit

Bridging the Gap: Seneca Art Across Generations ran from December 7, 2018 to March 31, 2019 at the Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC). The exhibit featured beadwork created by eight contemporary artists from Tonawanda Reservation displayed side-by-side with artwork created by their ancestors in the 1930s as part of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Indian Arts Project, as well as examples from the 1850s from the RMSC’s Lewis Henry Morgan Collection. Explore the panels below for detailed information and images from the exhibit.