In The Curated Gallery

Epoch: Refugee Crisis
Opening Reception: April 21, 2017
Exhibition Dates: April 21, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Artist Talk: May 6, 2017
Time: 10 am

Join us on April 21 for the Curated Exhibit Epoch: Refugee Crisis that will exhibt alongside our juried show Displacement and Migration. In a 12-foot hand-illustrated mural, public artist ChelseaRitter-Soronen reflects the stories shared with her from Syrian citizens currently displaced because of war. With the goal of raising awareness of a global critical conversation, these visuals are a chronological depiction of several refugees' arduous journeys, from pre-war to asylum to a seemingly infinite wait for what comes next. 
Then Join us on May 6, 2017 at 10 am for Chelsea's artist talk. She will accounts of personal interviews with refugees. She will also share information about her St. Louis organization, Chalk Riot and the change that public art can bring.

Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Gallery Dates: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - Saturday, May 20, 2017