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Call For Artists: 2017 For Directions | Weaving Our Traditions Together

Electric Machete Studios Artist Application 2017 For Directions Exhibition: Weaving Our Traditions Together Electric Machete Studios invites you to participate in an intertribal Indigenous group exhibition, For Directions, May 20th - July 31st, 2017.  For Directions is a joint exhibition in partnership with All My Relations Arts, Two Rivers Gallery, AIM Interpretive Center, Indigenous Roots, & Electric Machete Studios highlighting the connections between Native and immigrant artists in the Midwest and with international Indigenous peoples of the 4 Directions.  Uniting Indigenous artists of the 4 directions around common themes of decolonization, identity, resistance, & survival especially relating to shared issues with the environment and cultural preservation, Electric Machete Studios seeks works that depict Weaving Our Traditions Together (open to interpretation & artistic disciplines). This exhibition seeks to explore...

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