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October 2018


For Freedoms Exhibition: A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World

October 12November 4

Rust Hall – Main Gallery,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

38104


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On view: October 12 – November 4 Reception: Friday, November 2 from 6-8pm A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World A For Freedoms Exhibition Curated by Lester Julian Merriweather A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World is an exploration of what it means to be a free person of color within the current experiment of American democracy. The intention of A•GEN•CY is to examine two pillars of the For Freedoms platform: Freedom from Want and Freedom from Fear. For Freedoms is a…

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Breathless: Works by Jean Holmgren

October 12November 4

Rust Hall – Alumni Gallery,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

TN

38104

United States


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On view: October 12 – November 4 Reception: Friday, November 2, 6 – 8pm Breathless Holmgren’s solo exhibition powerfully chronicles the artist’s journey with heart complications, heart surgery, and recovery. Her book, Breathless: Heart Failure Illustrated, will also be available for sale at the exhibition. About Jean Holmgren After teaching at Memphis College of Art for about 20 years as an Adjunct Instructor for Illustration, Jean Holmgren joined the college faculty full-time as Assistant Professor during the Fall 2016 semester.…

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For Freedoms Panel Discussion: Freedom of Expression

October 25 @ 5:30 pm8:00 pm

Rust Hall – Callicott Auditorium,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

38104

United States


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  For Freedoms Panel Discussion: Freedom of Expression In conjunction with the For Freedoms 50 State Initiative and For Freedoms Exhibition: A•GEN•CY, creatives, curators, and a collector discuss what Freedom means in 2018. October 25, 2018 Callicott Auditiorium, Rust Hall, MCA 5:30pm Refreshments 6:00pm Panel Discussion Moderator: Grace Stewart, Director of Collections & Exhibitions at the Metal Museum Panelists: Elliot Perry- Art Collector, Former NBA Player & Senior Advisor For The PPF Art Collection Lawrence Matthews III- Multidisciplinary Artist, Filmmaker…

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November 2018


Reception & Film Screening – For Freedoms Exhibition: A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World

November 2 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Rust Hall – Main Gallery,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

38104


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   On view: October 12 – November 4 Reception: Friday, November 2 from 6-8pm featuring a Kevin Brooks Film Screening of Bonfire A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World A For Freedoms Exhibition Curated by Lester Julian Merriweather A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World is an exploration of what it means to be a free person of color within the current experiment of American democracy. The intention of A•GEN•CY is to examine two pillars of the For Freedoms platform: Freedom from…

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Reception | Breathless: Works by Jean Holmgren

November 2 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Rust Hall – Alumni Gallery,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

TN

38104

United States


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On view: October 12 – November 4 Reception: Friday, November 2, 6 – 8pm (Coincides with the For Freedoms: A•GEN•CY: A Home in the World Exhibition Reception) Facebook Event Breathless Holmgren’s solo exhibition powerfully chronicles the artist’s journey with heart complications, heart surgery, and recovery. Her book, Breathless: Heart Failure Illustrated, will also be available for sale at the exhibition. About Jean Holmgren After teaching at Memphis College of Art for about 20 years as an Adjunct Instructor for Illustration, Jean…

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68th Annual Holiday Bazaar & Fundraiser: Preview & Purchase Party

November 16 @ 5:00 pm10:00 pm

Rust Hall,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

TN

38104

United States


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On Friday, November 16th, MCA will host an exciting Preview & Purchase Party from 5-10pm for its 68th Annual Holiday Bazaar & Fundraiser. This is the biggest and best yet! Get first dibs on all artwork and gifts. Refreshments and hors-d’oeuvres served. Tickets can be purchased here. We look forward to being your destination for fine art and custom, handmade gifts this holiday season! Over 60 artists represented with a wide variety of items: paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics,…

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68th Annual Holiday Bazaar & Fundraiser: Open Market

November 17 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm

Rust Hall,

1930 Poplar Avenue

Memphis,

TN

38104

United States


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On Saturday, November 17, Memphis College of Art’s 68th Annual Holiday Bazaar will be an Open Market from 10am-5pm. We look forward to being your destination for fine art and custom, handmade gifts this holiday season! Over 60 artists represented with a wide variety of items: paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, kitchen items, t-shirts and wearables, silk-printed scarves, temporary tattoos, bath and body products, stickers, postcards, metals, paper goods, and more.Special finds this year: handmade books by Dolph Smith…

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