July 14, 2022 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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“We Bear: Behind the Scenes”: U-M Prison Creative Arts Project.

Panel discussion, via Zoom, about the We Bear project, in which people in prison in the U. and the UK responded to folk art paintings of chained bears by making their own art. Speakers are project creator and artist Faye Claridge, UK project artist and former prisoner George Rogers, Coventry Biennial artistic director Ryan Hughes, UK prison education provider Novus lead Sarah Hartley, and U-M Prison Creative Arts Project director Nora Krinitsky. This discussion coordinates with the We Bear exhibit at the Ann Arbor Art Fair (see Exhibits). 2-3 pm. For URL and to register, see events.umich.edu/event/95328.