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Amazing People, Studio Gallery

February 5, 2020 - March 1, 2020

Location
RiverArts
315 High Street, Suite 106
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States

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Dates
February 5 - March 1, 2020
Opening Reception
Friday, February 7, 5 - 8 pm, 2020
Curator
Lani Seikaly & Gordon Wallace

Amazing People is an oral history exhibition curated by Lani Seikaly and Gordon Wallace.  The show will feature stories of the challenges and impact poverty has on children through adulthood as told by local, young men and women who have experienced it.  The story tellers are all amazing people from whom we have much to learn. The exhibit will include portraits, highlighted excerpts from interviews and short videos.

Gordon Wallace is a recent graduate from Stevenson University with a degree in Digital Marketing. He is a native of Kent County who is currently starting his own digital marketing agency in Chestertown, MD named Pick6Digital.

Lani Seikaly has been collecting stories of Kent County natives for the past 10 years.  She has curated ten oral history exhibitions at RiverArts and Sumner Hall which feature local stories about work, civil rights, black entrepreneurs, WWII and life histories.

Opening Reception:   Friday, February 7, 5 – 8 pm

Image is of Gordon Wallace