Baggage Claims

Baggage Claims

An international group of artists explore the impact of the vast scale of commerce and immigration worldwide on contemporary life

Preview Party
Fri Feb 1st, 2019 7PM - 10PM CST
Showing
Feb 2nd - May 12th, 2019
Weisman Art Museum, U of M
333 E River Pkwy
Minneapolis ( map )


IC:  Avery McQuaid Nelson Lawrence, 'Arranging Suitcases,' 2012, installation—wallpaper, objects, works on paper, 9:00-minute video

Baggage Claims presents the work of an international group of eighteen artists who explore the impact of the vast scale of commerce and immigration worldwide on contemporary life. Using suitcases, trunks, and crates to create works of art, these artists express provocative ideas about the mobility of global culture

Exhibition Preview Party
February 1 | 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Contemplate the meaning of “baggage” and how your migration or travels have influenced your life; explore how objects create spaces for people to feel safe with CarryOn Homes; enjoy a playlist of songs by DJ Chamun; and nosh on small bites. FREE admission.
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VIP Reception | 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Members at the Founder level and above are invited to a private reception before the preview party with Judith Hoos Fox, co-curator of Baggage Claims, and artists Peng Wu, Zoe Cinel, and Preston Drum of CarryOn Homes, featured at the preview party. Space is limited. RSVP required



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