Mind-bending with the Mundane

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Mind-bending with the Mundane
September 1 - October 17, 2010
Alix Lambert • Miller & Shellabarger • Andrew Raftery • Alison Smith

Mind-bending with the Mundane is an exhibition occasioned by the fact that marriage equality remains a civil rights question in Maine, among other places. Three independent artists and one husband and husband team present the mundane realities of private lives for public examination in this exhibition curated by Adriane Herman, Associate Professor of Printmaking and Digital Imaging at Maine College of Art.

Events:
Artists’ Reception: Fri., Sept. 3, 5-8 PM
featuring Miller & Shellabarger Performance: Untitled (Pink Tube)

Miller & Shellabarger Performance: Untitled (Sewing), Wed., Sept. 1, 1-4 PM

Curator's Tea with Adriane Herman: Thurs., Sept. 30, 5:30-7 PM
First Friday Artwalk: Fri., Oct. 1, 5-8 PM

Debating Marriage Equality:
Sat., Oct. 2, 6-8 PM, Osher Hall
Judge and P.T.A. President Jeffrey S. Busch and queer artist/activist Ryan Conrad will present their arguments for and against marriage equality in a facilitated conversation with the audience.

Artist Talks:
Osher Hall
Miller & Shellabarger: “A Life Together” Thurs. Sept. 2, 4:30 PM
Alix Lambert Thurs., Sept. 16, 3:30 PM
Andrew Raftery Thurs., Oct. 7, 3:30 PM