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"WHY MOM", a group arts exhibition on Mothering, Mothers and Motherhood

Featuring Local and International Artists

Event Details

Saturday, October 5, 2019
5-9 p.m.
Common Wealth Gallery, 100 S. Baldwin
WHY MOM runs for just one week, from October 1st – 7th, with a Gallery Night artist’s reception on October 4th from 5 – 9 pm. The show boasts a group of 18 local and international artists each responding to the subject of mothering, motherhood, and mothers. The artists draw on a wide range of material disciplines, from video installation and felted textile to abstract sculpture. The show’s three curators chose from an international selection of artists to put together a show that will tell a wid