University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota

Appleby Hall Art (AHA!) Gallery

The Appleby Hall Art (AHA!) Gallery is located in the garden level of Appleby Hall, on the northeast side of the building. The gallery space is curated by the Women's Center, and the art exhibits feature University of Minnesota-affiliated artists with a social justice focus. The art exhibit changes each semester, and each new exhibit is marked with a gallery opening that is open to the public.

AHA! Spring 2017 | Andrea Jenkins presents Bag Lady Manifesto: #sayhername #BlackTransLivesMatter
Friday, February 3, 12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Appleby Hall Ground Floor

A meditation on Black women as consumers, as victims of economic violence, as carriers of the movement. Join us for refreshments and an artist talkback.

About the artist

Andrea Jenkins is a South Minneapolis-based playwright, curator, visual artist, poet, writer, spoken word artist, performer, trans activist and Bush Leadership Fellow. She is the Oral Historian at the Transgender Oral History Project, part of the University Libraries’ Jean-Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies, and is currently running for Minneapolis City Council, Ward 8.