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We The People

Hank Willis Thomas (American, born 1976). We The People, 2015. Decommissioned prison uniforms mounted on Sintra, 74 x 90 inches (188 x 228.6 cm). Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York; Gift of Mrs. George A. Forman, by exchange, 2016 (2016:17). © Hank Willis Thomas. Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York. Image courtesy of Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.

Members' Opening for We the People: New Art from the Collection

Thursday, October 25, 2018 ● 5 pm
7 pm

Albright-Knox Members are invited to join us for a Members' Opening for We the People: New Art from the Collection. Whether creating paintings or videos, sculptures or photographs, the artists in this exhibition are interested in how we define our identities, form our communities, and confront the various forces that shape our lives. The featured works are all new additions to the museum’s collection and most have never before been on view at the Albright-Knox.

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A free public opening will follow from 7 to 9 pm, featuring A Conversation on Contemporary Art with exhibition co-curators Peggy Pierce Elfvin Director Janne Sirén and Assistant Curator Tina Rivers Ryan at 7:15 pm.

Exhibition Sponsors

Equipment and technical support provided by Advantage TI.

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery’s exhibition program is generously supported by The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc.

Additional support has been provided by a gift in honor of Robert Lang Miller Sr.

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