April 23, 2017 admin1963

Made in the Mojave opens May 13 at MOAH Lancaster

Made in the Mojave opening Saturday, May 13, 2017 at MOAH (Museum of Art & History) is the launch exhibition for The Mojave Project, a multiyear transmedia project exploring the physical, geological and cultural landscape of the Mojave Desert.

Marking the production midpoint for this experimental documentary and curatorial project that began in late 2014, the exhibit will showcase over 50 photographs, maps, film shorts and collected ephemera along with the first two volumes of collected field dispatches from the project.

Made in the Mojave features artists working within this landscape in a variety of creative strategies and approaches to subject. The exhibition will be on display from May 13 – July 30, 2017. Please visit MOAH’s website for museum hours and location plus special events associated with this exhibit.

Opening public reception:
Saturday, May 13, 2017, 4 to 6 pm
MOAH (Museum of Art & History)
665 West Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93534

Special related event: To coincide with the Made in the Mojave opening on May 13, 2017 Kim Stringfellow is organizing a docent-led group tour of the Antelope Valley Indian Museum the morning of the reception. We will meet at AVIM at 10:45 am. Participants need to arrange their own transportation to the museum (AVIM is located 21 miles east of downtown Lancaster). Fee is $3. Tour will begin at 11 am sharp.

If you are interested in attending this special field trip please email Kim Stringfellow at: mail@kimstringfellow.com with the number of people in your party and the subject line: AVIM Group Tour.