Upcoming Events, Exhibits, Workshops, and Classes

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March 2018

The Women's Show

“Women," an annual exhibition that honors and celebrates women, is now accepting art and performance submissions. Expressed through the vision of female artists, the exhibition commemorates women through various mediums and themes displaying their gifts, strengths and talents. The 7th annual "Women" exhibition will be on view at The Carr Center March 01, 2018. Developed and Curated by Myett Risker

The Virgil Carr Center
4750 Woodward Ave. | Detroit, MI 48201
OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, March 3, 2018 | 6 PM
EXHIBITION ON DISPLAY: March 3 - 31st

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March 2018

Survive In America

Inspired by the well-known authors Gil Scott-Heron (Comment #1) and Amiri Baraka (Who will survive in America).  Artist and curator, Rita Benissan brings attention to and create discussions around how identity is expressed and the current social climate in America. Will you survive?

The Baltimore Gallery Detroit
314 E. Baltimore, Detroit, MI 48202
Saturday, March 10, 2018 | 6 PM
EXHIBITION ON DISPLAY: March 10 - 31st

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April 2018

7500 Miles: An Intimate Turn

Iran today is home to the most renowned Middle Eastern artists. Iranian artists such as, Shirin Neshat, Bahman Mohasses, Abbas Kiarostami, Monir Farmanfarmaian, Farhad Moshiri, and Parviz Tanavoli. They, however, either live in the diaspora or have enjoyed an international reputation prior to the revolution. A vibrant new generation of contemporary artists born after the 1979 Islamic Revolution have searched for a visual language to tell their story of growing up as women in contemporary Iran.

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