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Jeffrey Gibson: Like a Hammer Free Community Opening Celebration @ SAM
February 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bring your family and friends—the whole community is invited! Celebrate Jeffrey Gibson’s new exhibition, “Like a Hammer,” with a free public opening featuring live performances, music, and art making.
During the Community Opening Celebration, you have a chance to hear directly from the artist as he discusses the work on view in the galleries and the next steps he’s exploring in his artwork. This artist talk requires separate tickets which can be reserved online: bit.ly/GibsonArtistTalk
Image: “I PUT A SPELL ON YOU,” 2015, Jeffrey Gibson, Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians/Cherokee, b. 1972, repurposed punching bag, glass beads, artificial sinew, and steel; 40 × 14 × 14 in., Collection of the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina. Museum purchase, 2015.11.1., image courtesy of Jeffrey Gibson Studio and Roberts Projects, Los Angeles, California, photo: Peter Mauney.