For All the World To See
June 10 through November 27, the Smithsonian Museum of American History will host the exhibit For All The World To See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights. The exhibit is billed as the first exhibition to explore the role played by visual images in shaping, influencing, and transforming the fight for civil rights in the United States. It is organized by organized by The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture, University of Maryland, Baltimore County in partnership with the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Smithsonian Institution. According to press notes the purpose of this exhibition is to explore this connection through vivid and moving examples of some of the most important visual images created during the period of the modern civil rights movement.