Traveling Exhibition

Since January of 2017, a traveling exhibition of Through Darkness to Light: Photographs Along the Underground Railroad has been traveling to various venues throughout the United States. Due to popularity, it has been extended through March 2024. The show is part of the roster for Mid-America Arts Alliance. For exhibition details, availability, or to book the show, please click here.

June 19, 2019 to August 9, 2019 at the Main Branch of the Boone County Public Library in Burlington, Kentucky

The traveling exhibition Through Darkness to Light will be on view at the Main Branch of the Boone County Public Library in Burlington, Kentucky from June 19 to August 9, 2019.

The 2019 Kentucky Borderlands Underground Railroad Conference took place on Thursday and Friday, June 20 and 21, 2019. The conference included a tour of nearby Underground Railroad sites, presentations and workshops.

Thursday, June 20
Rabbit Hash to Rising Sun Underground Railroad Bus Tour 10am - 2pm
Evening Reception with speaker Trina Robinson 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Friday, June 21
Kentucky Borderlands Workshop 9am to 4pm
Featured Speakers include Dr. Debian Marty, Keith Josef Adkins, Henry Alice and Fran Carr.


 Additional Upcoming Venues and Dates:

Canton Museum of Art
Canton, OH, Sept. 1 - Oct. 20, 2019
Gorman Discovery Center
Kansas City, MO, Nov. 10, 2019 - Jan. 7, 2020
Upcountry History Museum
Greenville, SC, Jan. 28 - May 25, 2020
Gettysburg Foundation
Gettysburg, PA, Jun. 16 - Aug. 11, 2020
Bell County Museum
Belton, TX, Sept. 1 - Oct. 20, 2020
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles, CA, Nov. 10, 2020 - Jan. 7, 2021
Temecula Valley Museum
Temecula, CA, Jan. 28 - Mar. 16, 2021
Pink Palace Museums
Memphis, TN, Apr. 6 - Aug. 11, 2021
Ypsilanti District Library
Ypsilanti, MI, Sept. 1 - Oct. 20, 2021
Mennello Museum of American Art
Orlando, FL; Nov. 10, 2021 - Jan. 7, 2022
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR; Jan. 28, 2022 - Mar. 16, 2022 (pending)
Kansas City Public Library
Kansas City, KS, Jun. 16 - Aug. 11, 2022
Mississippi Arts & Entertainment Experience
Meridian, MS, Sept. 1, 2022 - Jan. 7, 2023
Bess Bower Dunn Museum of Lake County
Libertyville, IL, Jan. 28 - Mar. 16. 2023
Eberhart Museum of Natural History, Science and Art
Scranton, PA, Jun. 16 - Aug. 11, 2023
Fairfield University Art Museum
Fairfield, CT, Sept. 8 - Oct. 20, 2023
Michigan History Museum
Lansing, MI, Jan. 28 - Mar. 16, 2024  (pending)

Installation Images from previous venues are below.