Wendy Maruyama, The Tag Project/Executive Order 9066

Event Details

Wendy Maruyama, The Tag Project/Executive Order 9066

Time: September 8, 2012 at 10am to November 3, 2012 at 6pm
Location: The Society of Arts and Crafts
Street: 175 Newbury Street
City/Town: Boston, MA
Website or Map: http://www.societyofcrafts.org
Phone: 617-266-1810
Event Type: art, exhibition
Organized By: The Society of Arts and Crafts
Latest Activity: Jul 13, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Wendy Maruyama
The Tag Project/Executive Order 9066 

September 8 – November 3, 2012
Reception:  Friday September 21, 6-8pm at SAC, Dinner 7:30-10:00pm (location tbd)
Lecture on Saturday, September 22 at 11:00 am (location tbd)

President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 on February 19, 1942. It authorized the internment of tens of thousands of American citizens and resident aliens of Japanese ancestry. Wendy Maruyama, a third generation Japanese-American and a highly regarded artist/furniture maker/educator based in San Diego, has created a body of work that reflects on this dark period in American history. The exhibition will include three integrated parts: the Tag Project, Executive Order 9066 and a selection of historical artifacts.
 

SAC Exhibition Gallery 
The SAC Exhibition Gallery is located on the second floor, above the SAC Retail Gallery: 
175 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116

Hours:
Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: Closed
Monday: By appointment only

For more information and/or digital images, please contact Fabio J. Fernández, Exhibitions Director, atexhibitiongallery@societyofcrafts.org or (617) 266-1810 x13.

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Wendy Maruyama, The Tag Project/Executive Order 9066 to add comments!

Join crafthaus

Attending (1)

Latest Activity

Harriete Estel Berman commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post The End Matters: Estate Planning for Visual Artists and Collectors
"Nancy Worden has good deal of experience with artist's estates  has she managed the estate of Ken Cory. There is a book title  Artist's Estates: Reputations in Trust. Edited by Magda Salvesen, and Diane Cousineau. The book is…"
5 hours ago
Harriete Estel Berman commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"Very interesting articles and at the same time, a very sad story. It all just fits right into the fact that there is a dwindling market for new or seasoned craft, even craft that had a previously established value.  "
11 hours ago
Cappy Counard and Kate Fitzgerald are now friends
18 hours ago
Brigitte Martin liked Chuang Yu's photo
yesterday
Chuang Yu posted photos
yesterday
Kathryn Bowman posted a photo
yesterday
Rameen Ahmed liked Brigitte Martin's blog post Call for Publication: Narrative Jewelry
Thursday
Brigitte Martin posted blog posts
Thursday
Brigitte Martin commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"Great comment by the 2Roses! Thanks, guys. Fellow deep sighers, it seems more people in the field are currently looking into these questions. Here is an interesting post by Leslie Ferrin which I saw on Critical Craft Forum on May 19: WHAT HAPPENS…"
Thursday
2Roses commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"Our work over the years has brought us into direct contact with a few of the perspectives on this issue.  Collectors and elderly people who are approaching the final stages of life often become concerned about what happens to the collection…"
Thursday
Roxy Lentz commented on Brigitte Martin's blog post Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures (Washington Post)
"I am in the boomer generation, and when I was starting out life on my own, I didn't want what my parents had, or anyone else's parents, so it is reasonable that the new generation doesn't either. The boomer generation seems to be the…"
Thursday
Janice A. Degen shared a profile on Facebook
Thursday

Masthead Credits

Leah Hardy, Laramie, Wyoming

LISTEN

Mixed media sculpture based on my son Ky's childhood.
Copper, earthenware, encaustic, mica, teeth, resin, patina.
10.5" x 14" x 8"

2008-09

© 2016   Created by Brigitte Martin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service