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Taking Root: Caniskek and the Meeting of Two Worlds

When: Fri., June 26, 4-7 p.m., Sat., June 27, 2-7 p.m. and Fridays-Sundays, 1-4 p.m. Continues through July 26 2015

"Taking Root..." takes an unexpected look at the collision of Dutch and Mohican cultures in the 17th century Hudson Valley. Juxtaposing historical artifacts with contemporary art, the exhibit investigates what it was like here in 1665. Artists include: Bob Braine, Matt Bua,Tina Chaden, Dikko Faust, Geoff Feder, Jeanette Fintz, Jim Holl, Kahn & Selesnick, Cynthia Karasek, Pat Kaufman, Julie Anne Mann, Michael McKay, Claudia McNulty, Patrick McPhee, Terri O'Connor, Leslie Reed, Christy Rupp, Kiki Smith, Crystal Tourtillott, Susan Wides. Background music and the written word by members of the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Community. Curated by Carrie Feder.

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