Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Denee Barr Art News and More

Future Exhibitions @ The Walters Art Museum soon!
Baltimore, Maryland

Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt June 15, 2007 - August 26, 2007 This exhibition celebrates the distinctive and beautiful quilts made by African American women living in the isolated community of Gee's Bend, Alabama.

Linda Day Clark: The Gee's Bend Photographs June 15, 2007 - September 02, 2007. In conjunction with the special exhibition, Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt the Walters will feature Linda Day Clark: The Gees Bend Photographs, a stunning exhibition of 25 photographs by Baltimore resident (former Howard County resident) Linda Day Clark.

Gee's Bend Community Day @ The Walter's Museum

June 16, 2007 Time: 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Quilts, quilt making, and quilters! Join us for a day of activities and fun as we celebrate the African-American quiltmakers from Gee's Bend, Alabama in our special exhibition Gee's Bend: The Architecture of the Quilt. Meet the talented women who have created these beautiful quilts which feature unique bold designs reminiscent of 20th-century art. Learn how and why they quilt!

Quilt postcards
Found object quilts

Booksigning by the Gee’s Bend quilters!
Storytellers and musical performers!
The African American Quilters of Baltimore quilt demos, interactive activities, and more!
Kyra Banks, author of Martha Ann’s Quilt for Queen Victoria
Sparky & Rhonda Rucker's musical performance!

For more information call 410-547-9000, ext. 300

Celebrate the Day.......................Denee

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