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South Carolina State Museum Presents: Requiem for Mother Emanuel

Presented by South Carolina State Museum at South Carolina State Museum, Columbia SC

Jan 27 2018
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Apr 29 2018
South Carolina State Museum Presents: Requiem for Mother Emanuel

This visually moving and thought provoking exhibition, produced by South Carolina artist Dr. Leo Twiggs, is a series of nine paintings created in the aftermath of the violent shooting at Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston in June 2015.

The State Museum is proud to present, Requiem for Mother Emanuel opening, Saturday, Jan. 27. This visually moving and thought provoking exhibition, produced by South Carolina artist Dr. Leo Twiggs, is a series of nine paintings created in the aftermath of the violent shooting at Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston in June 2015. Requiem for Mother Emanuel is a powerful culmination of Twiggs’ life’s work, and will be accompanied by a number of programs presented by the State

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ADMISSION INFO

General admission to the museum is $6.95 for children 12 and under, $7.95 for seniors and $8.95 for adults. Infants 2 and under: FREE

Contact: 803-898-4921

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Circles of Dialogue
Tuesdays, Feb. 20; March 20; April 17

Discussion groups will be offered Tuesday evenings from 6:30 until 8 p.m. throughout the run of the exhibition. Guests are invited to join a facilitator-led discussion group to explore their reactions to Requiem for Mother Emanuel. Any guest who purchases a museum general admission ticket can return and participate in one of the discussions listed above or they can arrive early on that Tuesday to view the exhibit and later join the discussion. Each Circle of Dialogue will be facilitated by Dr. Deborah J. Walker, who has worked as a multicultural and organizational development consultant for over 25 years. See our website for details on signing up to participate.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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South Carolina State Museum

301 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC 29201

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Braille
    • Wheelchair Access

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