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Gallery exhibit: Suffrage and Struggle

Thursday, March 5, 2020 to Sunday, April 5, 2020

Location: Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery

Event Type: ** CANCELED **, Public Event

Audience: Public

Phone: (401) 341-2981

The group exhibition "Suffrage and Struggle: Feminist Art and the 19th Amendment Centennial" commemorates the centennial of women's suffrage in the United States by marking the milestone of the 19th Amendment. The exhibition celebrates women's empowerment and the changes that have occurred over the last century, while at the same time acknowledging that more work remains to be done to achieve equality in our society.

Regional in scope, the exhibition recognizes the outstanding creative accomplishments of visual artists working in the New England and New York area whose work explores the complex place of women in society. Featured artists include Amy Bassin, Joan Lobis Brown, Ingrid Butterer, Jeanne Ciravalo, Caro Dranow, Leslie Fry, Briell Giancola, Roberta Paul, Amber Peck, Heather Stivison, Elizabeth Tomasetti, Vesselina Traptcheva and Monica Velez.

Located in the Antone Academic Center, the gallery is handicap accessible with parking along Lawrence and Leroy avenues. Its exhibits are open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays and noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. The gallery is closed on Mondays.