June 13–September 25Nacogdoches Railroad Depot, 101 Old Tyler Road
Portraits of Freedom is a juried student art exhibition featuring runaway slaves from newspaper advertisements compiled by the Texas Runaway Slave Project. The exhibition features drawings, lithographs, paintings and screen prints created by art students at Stephen F. Austin State University, Texas Christian University and Lamar University. Interpretive panels contextualize what is displayed. Exhibition hours are Thursday and Friday, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. An opening reception takes place Thursday, June 11, 5–7:30 p.m. at the Nacogdoches Courthouse Annex, 203 W. Main St.