Forsberg Riverside Galleries

The Raymond T. Forsberg Riverside Galleries are located near the Grand Foyer/Café and feature ongoing changing exhibitions, in addition to exhibitions that are planned to interpret and expand upon the permanent collection and focus on Midwest Art, American Crafts, and Haitian and Caribbean Art.


On Display

January 28 – April 19, 2020

Women’s Mobile Museum

Waterloo Center for the Arts | Forsberg Riverside Galleries

On tour from the Philadelphia Photo Arts Center the Women’s Mobile Museum, a culminating exhibition of a year-long residency connecting acclaimed South African photographer Zanele Muholi with ten Philadelphia women. The exhibition, which also features artwork created by Muholi and South African teaching artist Lindeka Qampi, challenges the social and economic barriers of the art world while supporting emerging artists. The ten female poets, photographers, painters, and digital artists have collaborated each other. Muholi and Qampi to create art work that is reflective of their individual and collective experiences.

In addition to the works by Muholi and Qampi, this exhibition features work by Afaq, Shasta Bady, Davelle Barnes, Tash Billington, Iris Maldonado, Danielle Morris, Shana-Adina Roberts, Carrie Anne Shimborski, Muffy Ashley Torres, and Andrea Walls.

Artist Reception Gallery Talk

6:00pm March 26, 2020

Public Event – March 27, time TBD

Panel Discussion – March 28, Time TBD, RSVP required