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Gordon Parks: Segregation Story


  • Sheldon Museum of Art 12th and R Streets Lincoln, Nebraska (map)

This exhibition comprises images from Gordon Parks's photo essay “The Restraints: Open and Hidden,” commissioned by Life magazine in 1956. In this work, Parks chronicled the everyday lives of a multigenerational black family living in the Jim Crow South. 

VISIT SHELDON
Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday to Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sundays: 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays

Earlier Event: August 7
Permanent Collection Galleries
Later Event: October 23
AARON HOLZ'S "WIDER THAN THE SKY"