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Jeffrey Gibson: The Anthropophagic Effect

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Feb 13, 2019 @ 5:00 am - Jun 9, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

New Museum
235 Bowery
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All

Free with museum admission

Explore the material histories and futures of several Indigenous handcraft techniques and aesthetics, including Southeastern river cane basket weaving, Algonquian birch bark biting, and porcupine quillwork in a colorful exhibition by multimedia artist-in-residence Jeffrey Gibson. Using Indigenous handcraft techniques learned over the course of his residency, multimedia artist Gibson created a new set of garments and helmets.