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Carl Gawboy "New Paintings, Old Stories" Solo Art Exhibition - AICHO Galleries

Event/Festival
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Date: Friday, May 27 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Venue: Robert Powless Cultural Center

 

General Gallery Viewing
Date: Every Friday starting March 11 until May 27
Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. CST
Location: Dr. Robert Powless Cultural Center, 212 W 2nd Street (must enter through 202 entrance)

This exhibit is free. Due to COVID-19, we are limiting the number of visitors to 20 at any given time.

Carl Gawboy will be hosting on March 11, April 1, April 15, April 29, May 13, and May 20.
 
Gallery Viewing Hours: Every Friday from 4 pm - 6 pm from March 11 - May 27. Artist Carl Gawboy will be your host on March 11, April 1 - 15 - 29, and May 13 and 20.
All attendees must properly wear face masks - N95s are recommended and stay socially distanced. If not feeling well, do not attend.
About the show:
“Carl Gawboy is a National Treasure.”
Quote by Fond du Lac Ojibwe citizen and artist Wendy Savage, Curator of AICHO’s “New Paintings, Old Stories.”
AICHO is beyond thrilled to host Bois Forte Band of Ojibwe citizen and Finnish painter Carl Gawboy this March through May 2022 in our AICHO Galleries with a series of brand new – never-before-seen work created in 2020 and 2021! The exhibition will include a collection of over 30 watercolor, acrylics and ink washes that feature Anishinaabe and Finnish cultural life, landscapes and spiritual teachings. Also on display will be Carl’s artist awards, his book/ publications and visual accolades for the work that he has created.
AICHO Galleries will have a “New Paintings, Old Stories” art catalogue for purchase featuring a select set of Carl’s new watercolors, biographical information on Carl, praise from fellow artist colleagues, and more at our Indigenous First Art and Gift Shop. More information to come on this.
In our mission to promote and support local, regional, and national Indigenous artists, AICHO Galleries will have a digital billboard featuring Carl Gawboy’s painting announcing the exhibition on Central Entrance for the month of March 2022 as well as social media postings. Many of Carl’s works will be for sale and sale transactions will be operated through our gift shop.
Join us in celebrating our local and national treasure, Carl Gawboy, by attending this culturally expressive and historic art exhibition.
Exhibition funded in part by The McKnight Foundation and Arrowhead Regional Arts Council.