Crafting a New Home: Refugee Artisans of Worcester

Date: January 16, 2020 - February 29, 2020 at Opening Reception: Jan 18, 1-4pm | Gallery Hours: Tues-Sat, 10am-5pm

Join us for the opening reception of Crafting a New Home: Refugee Artisans of Worcester on Saturday January 18, 1-4pm.

This will be an exhibition of weavings, baskets, bamboo crafts, sculptures, and embroideries of refugee artisans. This exhibition is in collaboration with RAW (Refugee Artisans of Worcester). RAW supports craft work as a vibrant means toward self-empowerment for refugees. 

The opening reception will include craft demos and a talk with guest curator, Emerita Anthropology professor, Susan Rodgers, College of the Holy Cross and RAW co-founders Ellen Ferrante and Joan Kariko (2-3pm).

Free and open to the public
On View: January 16 - February 29, 2020

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