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Holsinger Studio Family Celebration

Holsinger Studio Family Celebration

Join the Holsinger Studio Portrait Project in celebration of the final weeks of our exhibition, Visions of Progress, with a family day celebration at the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library!

Family-friendly activities include:

  • Tintype portraits by Richmond-based photographer Em White: Registration via Eventbrite required; reservations open Monday, June 5 at noon EDT
  • A portrait studio printing post-modern cartes-de-visite in our main gallery
  • Historic Clothing Collection show and tell from 1:00-3:00 p..m. with Collection Manager Marcy Linton featuring garments from the Holsinger Studio era
  • A visit from The Free Book Bus from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at 170 McCormick Rd.
  • Storytime readings from local celebrities featuring books about photography and portraiture
  • A Zine Jam workshop for older kids (tweens and teens) with Women Making Books curator Annyston Pennington
  • Snacks, make your own portrait, Holsinger Studio coloring books, and more!

Parking: There will be no charge for parking in the Central Grounds Garage on Sunday, June 11!

Accessibility: Find accessible parking and routes to the Small Special Collection Library from locations on Central Grounds (or beyond—see Accessibility Maps).

Questions? Email us HolsingerStudio@virginia.edu

Sunday, June 11, 2023
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

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The UVA Library is committed to hosting library events that are inclusive and welcoming to all. If you need certain accommodations to participate fully in this event, please contact libevents@virginia.edu.

Event Organizer

Holly Robertson