January 28, 2012 - June 15, 2012
Shoes do more than protect our feet—they hold memories; they can represent who you are, how you’ve changed, or who you hope to become. In My Shoes shares the journeys, large and small, funny and poignant, of individuals from across the region.
Some of the shoes in this exhibit are worn out, with creased leather and gaping holes. They have hiked through forests, climbed up mountains, and worked until they are threadbare and thin-soled. Others are pristine and cherished—saved for only special occasions. Our shoes remind us of our sorrows and our triumphs. What would you learn by walking in the shoes of another person?
Read Dr. Jessica Mayhew's commentary on objects carried by two chimpanzees residing in Chimpanzee SaCWU Extends “The Things We Carry” Exhibit To June 11
A toddler’s brown and white polka-dotted dress adorned with a white ruffle collar and bow hangs nCWU Exhibit Highlights 'The Things We Carried'
Museum exhibits usually have an eye-catching item or two, but when you walk into Central Washington