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Seeing Heritage Algorithms Exhibition

SHA exhibition
When

February 22 – March 2, 2019

Where

In-person Event

Stamps Gallery
201 South Division Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
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Hours/Access

Details

Exhibition
Open to the public
Free of charge

Seeing Heritage Algorithms is an exhibition of artwork by area youth using computational quilting software designed by Stamps professors Audrey Bennett and Ron Eglash. The artwork on view generates from a community-based STEAM workshop led by an interdisciplinary team of University of Michigan students. In the workshop, youth explore African-American, Native, and Appalachian textile traditions, creatively use these heritage algorithms” to make their virtual designs on the screen, and physically render their creations as quilt blocks using an appliqué technique. 

This exhibition is supported by the National Science Foundation.

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Stamps Gallery

201 South Division Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104
Map/Directions

Hours
  • Sunday: Closed
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Thursday: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • Friday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Stamps Gallery will close at 4pm Thursday April 7, 2022 for a private event. The gallery will re-open to the public at 11am Friday April 8, 2022.