Stitched Into Memory – Opening Reception

304 742 Atlantic Wharf

Join us on Saturday, July 29, 2-5pm at Atlantic Wharf (290 Congress St, Boston) for a celebration of the opening of Stitched into Memory. Stitched Into Memory is an arts education initiative teaching ancient West African textile arts to Boston youth. Led by artist and educator, Stephen Hamilton, with the generous support of the New England Foundation for the Arts Creative Cities Grant, and in collaboration with the Friends of Fort Point Channel, this project will celebrate and commemorate the historic and contemporary African Diasporic communities of Boston. The day will feature an introduction by lead artist and arts educator, Stephen Hamilton, a speaking program & art show featuring the student artists, traditional West African music and food, and more!