Digital Image Collections

Canadian Inuit Prints and Drawings

Inuit printmaking as we know it today dates back to 1957 when James Houston, a young European-Canadian, helped to create a cooperative graphic arts workshop in Cape Dorset, located in the northeast Canadian Arctic and part of what is now the recently created territory of Nunavut.

Street Art Graphics

A century of street art stickers from Canada, Egypt, England, France, Germany, Indonesia, the Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Ukraine, the United States, and other countries around the world.

Microcosms: A Homage to Sacred Plants of the Americas

Confocal microscopy, also known as confocal laser scanning microscopy, is a specialized optical imaging technique that provides contact-free, non-destructive measurements of three-dimensional shapes. In this case, plants considered sacred by indigenous groups of the Americas were scanned at St. Lawrence University’s microscopy and imaging center, and the images presented in an exhibition at the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery in Spring 2020.

Photographs at St. Lawrence University

The Richard F. Brush Art Gallery's Permanent Collection is comprised of over 1,000 photographs and photographic portfolios featuring some of the most important images from the mid- to late 20th-century. The gallery has also produced a printed catalogue of the photography collection.

Vietnam War-Era Photographs

Amateur photographs by American G.I.s and nurses depicting battlefields, soldiers, prisoners, and villages and city life in Vietnam, as well as protests and peace marches in the U.S.

Roy Collection of West African Textiles

In 2007, Christopher D. Roy and his wife, Nora Leonard Roy, donated to St. Lawrence University a group of textiles they collected while conducting research in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana, Mali, Niger, and Nigeria. Christopher Roy graduated from St. Lawrence in 1970, and Nora Roy in 1969.

Akala: Contemporary Nigerian Art

The Richard F. Brush Art Gallery is working with Professor Obiora Udechukwu (retired) to create a unique digital image collection of work by Nsukka and contemporary Nigerian artists.

Flickr: Civil Rights Press Photographs