The Stories You Tell

Exhibition Website

Nov 12 2016 - Mar 26 2017

Stories connect us to one another and help us make sense of our experiences. They can be funny, dramatic, sad, fact- or fiction-based, perplexing, transforming, or confirming. So can works of art. The Stories You Tell creates a space where visitors are invited to respond to artworks by crafting their own stories. Works by Sue Abramson, Romare Bearden, Mary Cassatt, Henry Taylor, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, among others, are your springboards to creativity! Write and post a six-word story in the gallery, riff on other visitors’ ideas for larger collaborative stories, and respond to artworks using emojis. We’ll highlight your stories as the project unfolds. [...]

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website

  • Sue Abramson
  • Romare Bearden
  • Mary Cassatt
  • Henry Taylor
  • Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

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