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Uncommon Threads: The Works of Ruth E. Carter
MAY 1 – NOVEMBER 14, 2021
Now on view! Time tickets preferred.
New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks! (NBAM), in collaboration with the New Bedford Historical Society, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, UMass Dartmouth CVPA, and Massachusetts-based archivists Rememory Consulting, is proud to present Uncommon Threads: The Works of Ruth E. Carter, a solo exhibition celebrating Massachusetts-born Ruth E. Carter’s 30-year career as an Academy Award-winning costume designer.
Click here for more information about the exhibition.
Eadweard Muybridge: Animal Locomotion
June 17, 2021 – January 9, 2022
COMMUNITY ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE: SANDRA SANTOS
AUGUST 12 – OCTOBER 24, 2021
Sandra Santos is a textile artist who creates weavings, quilts, and textile paintings. Santos was nominated by the New Bedford Historical Society and sponsored by Mahoney Donnelly Associates.
Follow Sandra’s progress on our Instagram!