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Exhibition Reception for We Hold These Truths… Comments

Join the Hofstra University Museum at an Exhibition Reception for We Hold These Truths.... on Wednesday, April 24 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Emily Lowe Gallery. Special guest speaker, artist Vinnie Bagwell.

Refreshments will be served. Free Admission.

This exhibition celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and examines issues of slavery, middle passage, the abolition movement, emancipation, and American freedom through the presentation of historic and contemporary artworks as well as artifacts and ephemera by artists such as Willie Cole, Daniel Chester French, Richard Hunt, William H. Johnson, Glenn Ligon, Howardena Pindell, Betye Saar, and Kara Walker.

 

This exhibition is held in conjunction with the Hofstra Cultural Center Conference For their actual freedom: 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, April 18-20.

 

Additional exhibition funding provided by New York Community Bank Foundation.

This exhibition runs from Tuesday, April 16 through Friday, July 26, 2013.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Cost:

Free

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Location:

Emily Lowe Gallery (Behind Lowe Hall)
Emily Lowe Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


Phone:516-463-5672
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