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Exhibit: Human Rights

April 23 @ 9:00 am - June 5 @ 5:00 pm

Fourth Annual North Dakota Human Rights Festival
Exhibiting through June 5, 2021

 

May 11 at 5:15 pm

All are invited to join us for a conversation about human rights with the festival organizer, artists, local students and community service groups.  If you would like to participate or have questions, please call Mindi Schmitz 701-251-2496 or email mschmitz@jamestownarts.com.

The festival includes the work of fifty 2D, 3D, filmmakers and live performance artists from around the world. Each artist explores human rights, civil rights, or social justice issues through their respective mediums. In addition to paintings, mixed media works, and photographs, a series of experimental videos are also a part of the festival. 

The show’s themes include pandemic-related stories of isolation and creativity, domestic violence, racism, immigration and border detentions, and more. The festival features regional artists and artists from California, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, and Texas. International filmmakers from Rome and Spain are also included.

The North Dakota Human Rights Arts Festival’s mission is to educate, engage, and facilitate discussion around local and world-wide human rights topics. The festival
was founded and is managed by The Human Family is a non-partisan 501(c)(3) based
in North Dakota founded to change our communities through art.


This exhibit is sponsored by the North Dakota Art Gallery Association with support from the ND Council on the Arts, which receives funding from the  State Legislature and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

Details

Start:
April 23 @ 9:00 am
End:
June 5 @ 5:00 pm
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Venue

The Arts Center
115 2nd St. SW
Jamestown, ND 58401 United States
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Phone:
(701) 251-2496
Website:
https://jamestownarts.com/