The Artist's Reception for Candi Wesaw's "My Dream Show", curated by OSU-Newark Professor of Comparative Studies John Low had an amazing turn out Sunday night and was a huge success! The reception was held at LeFevre Gallery. Dean MacDonald and Burt Logan from OHC joined in along with 20 elders from the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi.
This event was graciously sponsored by: The Newark Earthworks Center, The Ohio State University at Newark, The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi, The American Indian Studies Program at the Ohio State University, The Ohio History Connection and The Cultural Arts & Events Committee.
The exhibit will be on display until December 8th. Admission is free and open to the public.
Candi Wesaw is from Hartford, MI and a citizen of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indian Nation. Wesaw is deeply connected to her culture, heritage and the arts. She works in multiple mediums and formats, including illustration, textiles, photography and traditional native arts.