The Department of Art & Design invites the public to the reception for the current exhibition, Sacred Legacy: Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indian, on Thursday, Jan. 24, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Roland Dille Center for Arts Gallery (CA 150). The Department of Art & Design is honored to have this exhibition that has been shown in Minneapolis, Paris and Lausanne. Edward S. Curtis grew up in Southern Minnesota and first learned photography while still living within the state. Curtis is best known for his North American Indian portfolios, which are among the most beloved and recognizable images ever created. He is one of the most broadly collected and exhibited fine art photographers in the history of the medium.

The exhibition opened on Jan. 14, 2013 and will be at the Roland Dille Center for the Arts Gallery until Feb. 7, 2013. The Gallery hours are Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and closed Sunday.