Art opening at Intermedia Arts Sunday, 3/8, 6-9 p.m.

This art show features, among others, Seward artist Jessie Lawson! From Jessie:


“Please come to the chair show at Intermedia Arts, 2822 S. Lyndale — the chair show and other events that will follow. I’ve made a chair marionette theatre in honor of my cousin Lettie Connell Schubert, puppeteer and doll maker extraordinaire.For more general info about this show and other events celebrating women, check out the links below.

The opening is on Sunday, March 8, from 6 until 9 p.m.

More about the exhibit:
Women as Thinkers, Leaders, Activists & Artists Transforming our world. An installation honoring and investigating the power of women. Part of a month of events at Intermedia including a film screening and evening of performance. www.intermediaarts.orgA chair altar, a chair universe, a chair history lesson, a chair memorial, a chair honoring. A gathering of women. A place at the table because we have always been at the table.

OPENING International Women’s Day March 8th 6-9pm
Curated by Ellen Hinchcliffe Featuring work by Ayanna Muata, Sandy Spieler, Sharon Day, AnaLaura Juarez, Ivoire Foreman, Joy E A Spika, Katrina Knutson, Jessie Edminster Lawson, Allison Herrera, Camille Gage, Faye Brown, Justine Di Fiore, Amoke Kubat, Gabrielle Civil and more.

By Deborah Ervin

Deb holds an M.A. in Arts and Cultural Management from Saint Mary’s University, and a B.A. from the University of Minnesota where she majored in theater. Based out of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Deb has 12 years of experience working in the nonprofit arts sector, working with Twin Cities cultural gems such as The Cedar Cultural Center, the Midtown Global Market, In the Heart of the Beast Puppetry and Mask Theatre, and more. She’s primarily drawn towards work that involves relationship building, such as communications and fundraising. Deb also has two decades of experience as an events manager for live music, theater, and dance. Her work as a stage manager has brought her into intimate collaborations with diverse communities, artists from around the globe, and projects ranging from river boat ballets to burlesque holiday shows.