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The Short Story Collection: Narrative Gowns and Feminine Histories

November 1, 2018 - November 25, 2018
Atrium Gallery

Like stepping into a short story collection, each gown tells its own tale. The work is made up of precious and humble materials, discarded garments, fabrics, and trims, as well as bits of nature and desk supplies. The themes run from very personal to caring for the environment, bringing to light the importance of women as creators and nurturers. Curated by artists Melinda Forbes and Julie Frankel.

Featured Artists
Melinda Forbes
Julie Frankel
Gigi Eckert
Jennifer Blue
Liz Córdoba
Kathleen Friend
Leticia Pérez Grover
Janice Strakbein
Marylu Weaver Meagher
Stacy Williams

Exhibition Related Special Events
Art After Dark Paso
Saturday, Novemebr 3: 6 pm - 9 pm
Meet the featured artists and at 6:30 pm hear how the gowns tell their own tales.