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Events for February 18, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina with the release of the book and exhibition The Katrina Decade: Images of an Altered City. Traveling to the Whatcom Museum, courtesy of The Historic New Orleans Collection, this photo exhibition features the haunting black-and-white images of New Orleans-based photographer David G. Spielman.Find out more »
Curated by Patricia Leach, Executive Director Images of Resilience explores the development of Chicano art, from its beginnings in Mexican art of the early 1900s, to the Chicano movement of the 1960s and '70s, to its relevance today. The exhibition reflects how Chicano art has influenced community building, history making, and cultural citizenship for Mexican-AmericansFind out more »
The Whatcom Museum is reinterpreting its founding collection of mounted birds in Old City Hall. The new exhibit will provide opportunities to learn about bird migration, conservation success stories, birds in peril, and the importance of studying bird specimens today. Alongside the interpretive panels and the birds themselves, the exhibit will provide a variety ofFind out more »
This spectacular live concert event recreates the look, sound, pomp, and showmanship of arguably the greatest rock band of all time. Hailed as the world’s premier Queen tribute, Gary Mullen’s pitch-perfect imitation of icon Freddie Mercury has won rave reviews throughout 13 years of touring. Fans of Queen will delight in this note-for-note experience ofFind out more »
Bellingham Repertory Dance and Seattle-based Au Collective, present Groundwork, a split-bill evening of dance works from two elite regional contemporary companies. ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, February 18 7:30 PM at the WWU Performing Arts Center FREE Parking available in lot 14G Advance Tickets: $18/13 (students) Door price: $20/15 (students) For the first time, we areFind out more »
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