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The Art of History

Title:The Art of History
Date & Time:Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location:Gadsby's Tavern Museum, 134 N. Royal St. (Map This)
Event Details:See the Centennial of the Everyday through an art history lens! Take The Art of History, a 60-min tour of the special summer exhibit as you learn from museum staff about how history and art merge to create a rich tapestry of Alexandria history. Each work in the exhibit is grounded in local history while connecting to contemporary art approaches. Reminiscent of Fred Wilson's Mining the Museum, the Centennial of the Everyday draws on how art can be used to highlight the complex narratives embedded in history. Tours are 10am and noon. Reservations are required.
Fees:$15 per person
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Gadsby's Tavern

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