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Listen to the Whales

a Curatorial Proposal Series Exhibition

Ann Barrett & William Chambers

On View: March 16 – April 15, 2017

Reception: Saturday, March 25, 6-8pm
Whale Discovery Day: Sunday, April 2, 1:30-4pm
A Conversation with a Whale Expert (with Philip K. Hamilton of the New England Aquarium): Sunday, April 9, 5-7pm

Gallery 263 is pleased to present Listen to the Whales, a Curatorial Proposal Series exhibition that invites visitors to decode the language of the whales. Using auditory and visual elements, Ann Barrett and William Chambers create a meditation on whales as metaphors for the need to preserve the diversity of life on our planet. Imagining equal interspecies exchange and a scenario of understanding, Barrett and Chambers implore us to listen and respond.

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Upcoming Events

Fri 24

Music: Andrew Dimarzo Trio & Black Samurai

March 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 25

Listen to the Whales Reception

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sun 26

Printmaking Workshop

March 26 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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