In this exhibition, artists from across hurricane impacted areas of the United States reflect on trauma and the aftermath of violent weather, while positioning empathy and human connections in the center of a vision of our future.
Rising Water features works by Richard Misrach, Willie Birch, and Chandra McCormick and Keith Calhoun from Louisiana, Trenton Doyle Hancock and Sarah Welch from Texas, Aspen Mays from South Carolina, and Frances Gallardo from Puerto Rico. Reflecting the lived experiences of persons of color, the economically disadvantaged, and the newly displaced in areas affect by Hurricanes Florence, Harvey, Katrina, Maria, and Michael, the exhibition showcases artistic responses centering creativity and empathy as tools for navigating an increasingly storm-impacted future.
There will be an evening reception on Thursday, January 16 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Admission is always FREE!
Museum hours are Monday-Friday 10:00-5:00 p.m. with extended hours on Thursday to 8:00 p.m., Saturdays 10:00-4:00 p.m.
Metered parking is available on the main level of the Call Street Garage, Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30 p.m. After 4:30, and on weekends, all legal spaces are available to visitors.
2020/01/16 - 2020/03/28
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There will be an evening reception on Thursday, January 16 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Other events related to the exhibition will follow and be posted in advance.
ParkMobile pay-to-park is available on the main and lower levels of the Call Street Garage. Visitors may park in any legal space after 5:00 p.m. on Thursdays and all day on Saturdays. Visitors to the Museum are encouraged to wear masks.