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SOUTHERN MASTERS II: Pinky MM Bass, Ruth Miller, & Miriam N. Omura

  • Presented By: Mobile Museum of Art
  • Dates: February 7, 2020 - July 5, 2020
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Mobile Museum of Art
  • Address: 4850 Museum Dr., Mobile, AL 36608
  • Phone: (251) 208-5200
  • Time: Tuesday – Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Thursday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., free general admission for Mobile County residents | Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. | Closed on Mondays and all City Holidays
  • Price: Adults: $12Seniors: $10Active Military: $8Students: $8Children under 6: FREEAdmission on Thursdays is free for Mobile County Residents
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In this exhibition, three artists living and working in the South—Pinky MM Bass, Ruth Miller, and Miriam N. Omura—dissect, manipulate, and push the historically feminine domestic practices of sewing, weaving, embroidery, applique, and crochet into new territory. These artists are masters of their medium who have developed labor-intensive creative processes over many years, and created work that is anything but domestic or traditional. Each artist, with her own unique voice and background, explores themes of identity, culture, race, aging, and inner reflection. This exhibition presents a selection of work from throughout their careers that embodies these themes.