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The Migrant Quilt Project

  • Mathers Museum of World Cultures 416 North Indiana Avenue Bloomington, IN, 47408 United States (map)

The Mathers Museum of World Cultures opens an exhibit featuring quilts exploring migration during Indiana University's Spring Semester 2020. "The Migrant Quilt Project" is a grassroots, collaborative effort of artists, quiltmakers, and activists to express compassion for migrants from Mexico and Central America who died in the Southern Arizona deserts on their way to create better lives for themselves and their families. The project’s website is Migrantquiltproject.org.

"The Migrant Quilt Project" will be on display January 14 through March 15, 2020. Its exhibit hall and Museum Store are open Tuesdays through Fridays, from 9am - 4:30pm; and Saturdays and Sundays, from 1 - 4:30pm. Admission to the museum is free.

“TUCSON SECTOR 2001-2002,   163 deaths” made by Cornelia Bayley of Green Valley, Arizona, 44.5″ h x 47″ w.

“TUCSON SECTOR 2001-2002, 163 deaths” made by Cornelia Bayley of Green Valley, Arizona, 44.5″ h x 47″ w.

Earlier Event: January 7
January Meeting
Later Event: January 20
Board Meeting