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Bill Batson's Spoken History Opening Reception

  • 95 1/2 Main 95-1/2 Main Street Nyack, NY, 10960 United States (map)

95 1/2 Main presents "Spoken History", a spoken word and oral history interactive experience and installation created by guest curator, artist, writer, activist and community organizer Bill Batson. 

Join us as we celebrate, honor and bear witness to the true stories of local African American Nyack women and men, including Cynthia Hesdra and Sam Waymon, among others, through oral histories recently collected as part of the Nyack Record Shop Project, art by Bill Batson, fashion/textile by Sara Bunn, photography by Luis Bruno, film projection by Kris Burns, historical artifacts and more.

Free Wine Reception.

"Spoken History" will be on view for the month of February 2018 in the East and West Window Galleries and the North Gallery Hall.

Exhibition and Installation made possible by the support of Katie Elevitch/95 1/2 Main, Hopper House, Bill Batson, Pickwick Books and Maria Luisa.

Earlier Event: February 1
Winter Music & Play! with Katie
Later Event: February 2
Haile Binns: Black Topography