ArtShare: Field Trip to Embracing Our Differences Exhibit

  • 08/17/2022
  • 10:45 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Gallup Park Boat Launch Parking, Ann Arbor
  • 18


  • Active members only.


ArtShare: Field Trip to Embracing Our Differences Exhibit

The Collective Visits an Outdoor Exhibit at Gallup Park

Host: Connie Stover

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 10:45am-1:00pm

Bring your lunch for social time in the park after the tour!

Our Members have been invited for a docent-led tour of the Embracing Our Differences exhibit at Gallup Park. Tour starts at 11am. Please arrive by 10:45am to join us. Participation limited to 20 members.

  • Parking is available at the boat launch lot at the southeast corner of Huron Parkway and Geddes Road. It is only a few steps to the exhibit.
  • Plan to arrive at 10:45 a.m., for the 11:00 tour time.
  • This is a Covid friendly, outdoor event. Masks are not required.

Embracing Our Differences Exhibit Overview

Sixty billboard-size art banners done by local artists and artists from all over the world have been created reflecting the artists' interpretations of the theme "enriching our lives through diversity". Titled "Embracing Our Differences," the exhibit has the vision of a society that embraces differences, builds respect and celebrates the diversity of the human family. The project uses the transformative power of art and words to spark discussions on our differences: race, sex, LBGTQ, mental and physical differences to open our heart to embrace diversity.

The beautiful and insightful artworks are installed at Gallup Park and Leslie Science Center in Ann Arbor and Riverside and Parkridge Community Center in Ypsilanti. The art is on display from May 14- Sept. 30. Our tour will focus on the banners displayed at Gallup Park in the open area near the Butterfly Garden.

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