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Zones of Contention: After the Green Line Preview, Artist Talk + Public Reception

Posted on Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 by CommunityEngagement. Tags: ,
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Director Nancy Doll and the Weatherspoon Art Museum Association invite you to a special event in celebration of Zones of Contention: After the Green Line. Throughout history, artists have created work about the effects of war and conflict. This exhibition presents eight contemporary artists who address the history and consequences of the ongoing disputes in this highly volatile region of the world. More

The evening begins with a special Director’s Preview and cocktail reception by invitiation for WAM Members at the Contributors level and above. At 6 pm, artist Michael Rakowitz discusses his projects in Israel, Palestine, and Iraq. A public reception follows at 7 pm and features a selection of Middle Eastern food, drink and music hosted by the Weatherspoon Art Museum Association. All galleries open until 8:30 pm.

February 7, 2015, 6:00pm-8:30pm

5 pm • Director’s Preview • for WAM members at the Contributors level and above. RSVP required: csrogers@uncg.edu.

6 pm • Artist Talk: Michael Rakowitz (Museum auditorium) • Free and open to the public. Reservations required. A maximum of two seats may be reserved. Reservations: csrogers@uncg.edu.

7-8:30 pm • Public Reception • Free and open to the public. No reservations required.

RSVP by February 3, 2015
Email: csrogers@uncg.edu
Phone: 336.256.1450

Reposted from the Weatherspoon Art Museum