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Peter Schumann's "Bedsheet Mitigations": paintings by the founder of Bread & Puppet Theater.

Presented by Midway Gallery at Midway Gallery, Boston MA

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Jul 01 2021
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Aug 31 2021
Peter Schumann's "Bedsheet Mitigations": paintings by the founder of Bread & Puppet Theater.

“Bedsheet Mitigations”: exhibit of art painted on discarded bedsheets, by Peter Schumann, founder and artistic director of the Bread & Puppet Theater; held this summer in the Fort Point Channel area of the Seaport District.

During this covid-era "pause", the Vermont-based Bread & Puppet Theater was gifted a large pile of king-sized bedsheets, discarded by a hotel. Renowned visual and performing artist Peter Schumann, the political puppet theater's founder and artistic director, immediately seized upon this as an opportunity. Not only to paint a scene per day, on a dumped clean slate canvas. But also to take this on as a daily exercise, of freely slapping paint around while grappling with all the issues that have

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ADMISSION INFO

Free and open to all during gallery hours. The Midway Artist Studios Covid Policies for their Midway Gallery: masks will be worn at all times, regardless of vaccination status, and social distancing will be practiced.

Contact: 857-250-1356

Email: roosterkohout@gmail.com

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Additional time info:

Updates on additional activities will be posted on both midwaygallery.org and artspeech.org.

LOCATION

Midway Gallery

15 Channel Center St., Boston, MA 02110

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Info regarding how this event is being affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.:

The Midway Artist Studios Covid Policies for their Midway Gallery: masks will be worn at all times, regardless of vaccination status, and social distancing will be practiced.

Dates and Times

Tue, Jul 27, 2021

8:00 am at Midway Gallery

Wed, Jul 28, 2021

8:00 am at Midway Gallery

Thu, Jul 29, 2021

8:00 am at Midway Gallery

Fri, Jul 30, 2021

8:00 am at Midway Gallery

Sat, Jul 31, 2021

8:00 am at Midway Gallery