USM Art Galleries Gorham and Portland

Many Hands: Wabanaki Paths to Learning - Opening Reception

Event Date and Time: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: 
Area Gallery, Portland

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Wabanaki Paths to Learning
Nov. 16–Dec. 16
Opening Reception:
Nov. 16, 5–8 pm.

Wabanaki poet and teaching artist Mihku Paul will work with Portland youth to create an installation usingWabanaki patterning, motifs, and subject matter. Other collaborators include Joseph Charnley, Portland School Districtco-coordinator for Wabanaki Studies, Kelly Hrenko,USM Art Education Professor, Carolyn Eyler,USM Director of Exhibitions and Programs,and USM Multicultural Student Affairs Coordinator Susan Evans.