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Exhibition Opening: Maren Hassinger: Tree of Knowledge

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Exhibition Opening: Maren Hassinger: Tree of Knowledge

Time: November 5, 2019 from 10am to 5pm
Location: Boca Raton Museum of Art
Event Type: art
Organized By: Pippi
Latest Activity: on Wednesday

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11/5 - Exhibition Opening: Maren Hassinger: Tree of Knowledge at Boca Raton Museum of Art, 501 Plaza Real. A residency with sculptor/performance artist Maren Hassinger, who will create an installation inspired by Boca Raton’s Pearl City neighborhood and the Banyan tree that has become a historical marker in this community settled by African-Americans. The artist will work with the public in rolling newspapers in community-based story-telling sessions to form the aerial roots of a vast “Tree of Knowledge” to be installed from the ceiling in the Museum’s main gallery. The entrance to the special exhibition galleries will house a second project of inflated pink plastic bags that completely cover the wall surfaces. Exhibition runs through 3/1. Regular museum hours. Free w/museum admission 392-2500; bocamuseum.org

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