Summer Camp

RSVP for Exhibition Reception

 

Whether setting up a tent in a national forest or braiding friendship bracelets in mess hall, people connect with the notion of Summer and Camp in different ways. Inspired by the art of storytelling and the question, “what did you do this summer?” Summer Camp showcases process sketches and final artworks by contemporary illustrators.

Featuring Alina Chau, Polly Hung, Arely Martinez, Jeff Palm, Alina Chau, Annie Ruygt, and Kevin Kidney.

 


 

On display at the 1888 Center from June 28, 2018 through August 29, 2018

RSVP for the 2:00 pm reception on Saturday, June 30.
Credit: Polly Hung

 

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