Roger Shimomura: Mistaken Identity

12:00 PM  - 4:00 PM
Sunday Mar 5, 2017
Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center & Gallery

Exhibition runs January 27–March 10, 2017

Throughout his extensive career, Roger Shimomura’s work has provided stealth commentary addressing sociopolitical issues of ethnicity. The exhibition includes a range of works on paper from the past 25 years which point to the history and confused ideals of racial exclusion in America. This exhibition is presented to recognize the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066 and is hosted in collaboration with the Twin Cities Japanese American Citizens League.

Screenings
Film selections from the Twin Cities Japanese American Citizens League
A101, Janet Wallace Art Center
February 2 – March 9, 2017
Thursdays from 4–8 pm

Reading Room
Featuring images from the National Archives and book selections on Roger Shimomura and the history of  Japanese incarceration
Second Floor Lounge, Janet Wallace Art Center
Open during Gallery Hours

https://www.macalester.edu/gallery/exhibitions/roger-shimomura-mistaken-identity.html

This event is for: Alumni, Students, Staff, Faculty and Public

Admission: Free

Sponsored By: Art and Art History

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