Gallery Openings and Events

Storytelling with Saris at the Brentwood Arts Exchange

Photo courtesy of the Brentwood Arts Exchange.

Photo courtesy of the Brentwood Arts Exchange.

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Artist Talk and Demonstration: Saturday, March 16 from 3pm to 5pm

Join the Brentwood Arts Exchange for a project update & woodblock print demonstration with artist, Monica Jahan Bose, Saturday, March 16 from 3-5pm in the Brentwood Arts Exchange. Last month Bose, traveled to the remote island of Katakhali, Bangladesh with the Maryland-based non-profit organization, Samhati, where she collaborated with 12 women to create sari prints and collect oral histories in celebration of their literary achievements and community work. The visual culmination of the project, which includes 18-foot-long saris containing prints of the words they have learned, as well as photos documenting Bose’s work and video footage containing interviews with the women, premieres at the Brentwood Arts Exchange as Her Words in September.

Gallery Hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 10am-7pm
  • Saturday: 10am-4pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Brentwood Arts Exchange in the Gateway Arts Center is located at 3901 Rhode Island Avenue, Brentwood, MD. Contact the gallery at 301.277.2863 or tty. 301.446.6802 or visit them online at arts.pgparks.com.

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