Art and Artifacts: Eighty-Six Reasons

Our exhibit showcases artist Kimberly Chapman’s work in companionship with artifacts from the Athens Asylum, which are part of our collections. Chapman’s Eighty-Six Reasons is an exploration of the way early asylums treated women.
White sculptures of women in straight jackets dipped in gold from the Art and Artifacts Exhibit by artist Kimberly Chapman at the Southeast Ohio History Center Exhibition Floor