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Art in Exodus

June 2, 2016 - June 24, 2016 | 5:00pm | Maine College of Art, Porteous Building

Maine College of Art presents its second annual Art in Exodus exhibition in its flagship Porteous Building, from June 2-24, 2016, in recognition of World Refugee Day, which takes place every year on June 20 and in conjunction with Portland’s World Refugee Day celebration at King Middle School on Saturday, June 4, 2016.

The exhibition Art in Exodus features five artists and will feature an opening reception from 5-8pm on Thursday, June 2. The reception will include food from local ethnic markets and vendors, as well as music.

In addition, on World Refugee Day, Monday, June 20, from 6-8pm, MECA will offer “Stories from Art in Exodus,” a storytelling event through which the work of the exhibited artists will come to life.