Mapping the City: A Stranger’s Guide is an exhibit curated by a group of BorderWork(s) undergraduates, using maps from the Rubenstein Library. The curators consists of independent study students with interests across disciplines, from museum work and public history to urban planning and iOS app development. This group of students came together weekly to share ideas and prepare for the exhibit.
The group will take this experience to help with their next curatorial project, a Fall 2013 exhibition on colonial cartography in conjunction with the Nasher Museum’s Lines of Control.
The exhibit is on view in the Perkins Library lobby from December 15, 2012 through March 18, 2013. The Opening Reception is January 11, 4pm.