Hamline Events

Under the Net Gallery Show

Date: October 12, 2012 - October 20, 2012
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cost: N/A
Contact: N/A
Location: Homewood Studios, 2400 Plymouth Avenue North Minneapolis, MN 55411
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 Under the Net Gallery Show

 Education Festival

The Wesley Center for Spirituality, Service and Social Justice invites you to come to "Under the Net" a gallery show centered around ending malaria in Africa.  Sponsored by Hamline University, the show will feature the art and writing from over a dozen amateur and professional artists - all coming together to help spread awareness about malaria.  Entry is free, and a portion of anything sold at the event will go to Imagine No Malaria (www.imaginenomalaria.org).

 IMPORTANT DATES* Opening Reception: Friday, October 12th from 6p.m. to 9p.m.
* Gallery Talk & Reading: Tuesday, October 16th beginning at 7p.m.
* "Under the Net" runs from October 10th-20th.  See below for gallery hours and more information.

Hamline University's Wesley Center for Spirituality, Service and Social Justice has partnered with Homewood Studios and Imagine No Malaria, a national network of United Methodist churches and colleges, to work towards eliminating malaria in Africa by 2015. It is our hope that this show will help accomplish that goal by raising awareness, money, and education about those in malaria-stricken locations.

Whether through art or literature, each contributer will bring his or her own vision of what it means to imagine no malaria. The show features work from undergraduate students majoring in studio art and creative writing, graduate students enrolled in the Creative Writing Programs, and pieces by established Hamline alumni and community partners. It will be curated by local artist/author, Daniel Campbell, an alum of Hamline University.

Sometimes gritty and realistic, sometimes light and joyous, each piece carries with it the hope for a world without malaria.  Be sure to come to the show, invite your family, and spread the word!  This is a great, innovative way to show more innovative ways the United Methodist Church is helping children in Africa.

2400 Plymouth Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55411

Tuesday 5-9 p.m.
Wednesday and Friday 1-6 p.m.
Saturday 1-4 p.m.

For additional information about the show or directions, please contact Daniel Campbell at dcampbell04@hamline.edu or see Homewood Studios' Calendar of Events: http://www.homewoodstudios.com/calendar.html

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