Grace Before Dying - Events and Exhibitions


Special Events:

Oct 1 - Nov 14, 2015 - Perspectives On Peace A multi-site exhibition at York College featuring work created to translate and transform conflict, curated by Matthew and Shelly Clay-Robinson. Artists include Hank Willis Thomas, Terence Nance, and Rita Duffy. The gallery exhibition will include the large framed pieces from Moving Walls 17. The community exhibition will be installed on campus as well. I'll post more information as it develops. York PA

Both the gallery and community exhibitions are available for booking in 2015-2016. Please contact GBD with inquiries.


2016

Community Exhibition

April 13 - 16 2016 Quilt Show Circle of Friends Location TBA. Pensacola FL


2015

Gallery Exhibition

Sept 9 - Nov 1 Clare Gallery, Franciscan Center for Urban Ministry, 285 Church Street, Hartford CT

Community Exhibition

June 7 - 27 Grace Before Dying shows with The Art of Hospice exhibit at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum, 3015 Greenwood Road, Shreveport LA

July 30 LMHPCO Annual Leadership Conference, Loews Hotel, New Orleans LA

Oct 1 - Nov 14, 2016 - Perspectives On Peace A multi-site exhibition at York College featuring work created to translate and transform conflict, curated by Matthew and Shelly Clay-Robinson. Artists include Hank Willis Thomas, Terence Nance, and Rita Duffy. The gallery exhibition will include framed pieces from Moving Walls 17. The community exhibition will be installed on campus as well. I'll post more information as it develops. York PA

Lectures and Events

Winter - Of Note magazine published essay by Berette Macaulay about Grace Before Dying in "The Imprisoned Issue". New York NY

Mar 25 - RELEASE: Town Hall on Gender Justice and Mass Incarceration We invite people organizing to end mass incarceration, detention, and deportation. We invite people organizing to end violence against women, transgender, and gender non-conforming people. And we invite all those people whose lives demand that we organize to end all these systems of oppression at the same time. Quilts will be on display and Lori Waselchuk will lead the making of a community quilt by meeting participants. Friends Center, 1501 Cherry St., 5:30 - 6:30 pm. Philadelphia PA

Oct 12 - Reception and luncheon for prison chaplains and Hartford area pastors, rabbis, and imams at the Clare Gallery, 6:30 - 8:30pm, 285 Church Street, Hartford CT

Oct 13 - Breakfast "meet & greet" reception for hospice, healthcare and medical professionals at the Clare Gallery, 11am - 2pm, Franciscan Center for Urban Ministry, 285 Church Street, Hartford CT

Oct 14 - "Art and Conflict" Panel Discussion York College Gallery. 5:30pm followed by a reception. York PA


2014

Lectures and Events

March 19 - Artist talk and book signing at the Main Line Art Center from 6 - 8pm, 746 Panmure Rd, Haverford PA

Oct 24 Living To The End, Speaker at the Barnabas Health Hospice and Palliative Care Annual Conference, Eisenhower Conference Center Auditorium, Livingston NJ

Nov 13 - LIFE IN PRISON: ARTISTS BEAR WITNESS Artists, Samara Gaev, Russell Frederick, and Lori Waselchuk illuminate the ways in which our society treats those within our prison systems with compelling work that engages and troubles our notions of ‘justice.’ Hosted by Samuel Roberts, Ph.D., Director, IRAAS, and Grace Aneiza Ali, Founder & Editorial Director, OF NOTE magazine. MIST HARLEM, 46 W 116TH St. Thursday, November 13, 2014. 6 - 8 pm. New York NY

Gallery Exhibition

Feb 20 - March 20 Humankind featuring photographers Donald E. Camp, Lydia Panas and Lori Waselchuk at the Main Line Art Center, 746 Panmure Rd, Haverford PA

Community Exhibition

Oct 24 Living To The End, Barnabas Health Hospice and Palliative Care Annual Conference, Eisenhower Conference Center Auditorium, Livingston NJ



2013

Lectures and Events

January 15 - Reception and book signing at Mount Vernon Public Library at 6 - 8pm, 28 South First Avenue, Mount Vernon NY

March 15 - Book signing at the AAHPM and HPNA Annual Assembly, 4:30 - 5:30pm at New Orleans Convention Center, New Orleans LA.

Gallery Exhibition

Oct 20 (2012)- Jan 20 Museum of Art and Peace, 21 West Washington La, Philadelphia PA

Feb 10 - May, 2013 Salt Institute for Documentary Studies, 561 Congress St, Portland ME

Community Exhibition with Quilts

Dec 17 (2012) - Jan 25 Mount Vernon Public Library, 28 South First Ave, Mount Vernon NY

March 13-16 AAHPM and HPNA Annual Assembly, Convention Center, New Orleans LA

May 6 - June 28 Clackamas Community College, in Oregon City OR

July 10 - Sept 10 Crestwood Christian Church, in Lexington KY

Special Exhibition

Jan - May Columbia University School of Social Work, 4th Floor, 1255 Amsterdam Ave, New York NY

 

2012

Lectures and Events

January 26 - Lecture and book signing at Community Christian Church at 6 pm, Kansas City MO

March 21 - Lecture at Baton Rouge Community College, 1:30 pm, Frazier Building, Lecture Hall 110, Baton Rouge LA

November 15 - Reception and book siging at the Museum of Art and Peace, 7 - 9pm, 21 West Washington La, Philadelphia PA

December 7 - Lecture and book siging at Newark Public Library, 1 - 4pm, 5 Washington Street, Newark NJ

Gallery Exhibition

Jan - Feb Umbrage Gallery, 111 Front St Suite 208, Brooklyn NY

Mar 8 - April 28 Gage Gallery, 18 S. Michigan Ave at Roosevelt University, Chicago IL

Oct 20 - Jan 20, 2013 Museum of Art and Peace, 21 West Washington La, Philadelphia PA

Community Exhibition with Quilts

Jan - Feb 13 Community Christian Church, Kansas City MO

Feb 20 - Mar 24 Arts Fest 2012 at Baton Rouge Community College, 2nd Floor Cypress Building, Baton Rouge LA

Nov 1 - Dec 7 University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Nursing, Newark NJ

Dec 17 - Jan 25 (2013) Mount Vernon Public Library, 28 South First Ave, Mount Vernon NY

 

2011

Lectures and Events

May 19 - Lecture at Photographic Resource Center at 6pm at BU Photonics Rm 206, Boston MA

June 3 - Reception Keystone.1 Pennsylvania Photography Biennial, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh PA

June 8 - Panel Discussion with Concord Prison Outreach at 6m, reception at 7pm at Concord Public Library, Concord MA

July 27 - Moving Walls #17 reception at 6pm, Open Society Institute, 1730 Pensylvania Ave NW, Washington DC

July 28 - Book signing at the 2011 LMHPCO Conference from 2-4pm, Loews Hotel, 300 Poydras St, New Orleans LA

Aug 15 - Reception at St Lukes Meridian Medical Center, 1:30 in the lobby, 520 S. Eagle Road, Meridian ID

Aug 17 - Book signing Rediscovered Books, 6:30pm, 180 N. 18th St, Boise ID

Aug 18 - Lecture at Idaho Photographic Workshop and ASMP, 6-9pm, 600 S Walnut St, Boise ID

Sept 9 - Lecture and book signing at 7pm Corcoran College of Art + Design, 500 Seventeenth St NW, Washington DC

Oct 1 - Lecture and book signing at 6pm Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, 1400 N American St, Philadelphia PA

Oct 6 - Opening reception at 5-7pm, August Savage Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst MA

Oct 18 - Lecture and book signing at Liberty Hall from 4:30 - 6pm, 800 Eisenhower Dr, Kimberly WI

Oct 20 - Lecture at Faith-Justice Institute, 3 - 5pm, Campion Forum Theater, St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, PA

Oct 25 - Lecture and book signing with Lawrence N. Powell at Octavia_Books, 6pm, 513 Octavia St, New Orleans, LA

Oct 26 - Lecture and book signing with Deborah Luster Barnes & Noble, 6pm, 7707 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA

Oct 29 - Author talk and book signing at the Louisiana Book Festival, Baton Rouge LA. Schedula TBA

Oct 30 - Book signing at the Yellow Leaf Arts Festival, 2 - 4pm, St. Francisville, LA

Moving Walls #17

March - Dec Moving Walls #17 Open Society Institute, 1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW 7th floor, Washington DC

Gallery Exhibition

May 17 - July 10 Photographic Resource Center at Boston University, Boston MA

Aug 11 - Sept 27 Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 Seventeenth St NW, Washington DC

Oct 6 - 27 August Savage Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst MA

Nov 23 - Jan 15 (2012) Umbrage Gallery, 111 Front St Suite 208, Brooklyn NY

Community Exhibition with Quilts

June 1 - 30 Concord Public Library, Concord MA

July 19 - 21 Idaho End-of-Life Coalition's annual conference, SUB Conference Center, Boise ID

Aug 3 Boise First Thursday Art Crawl, 5-9pm, Old Boise City National Band Bldg, Boise ID

Aug 6 Boise Downtown City Market, 9:30 - 1:30, Main Street Arts area, Boise ID

Aug 13 - 19 St Lukes Meridian Medical Center, lobby, 520 S. Eagle Road, Meridian ID

Aug 20 - 30 Herrett Center for Arts and Science, College of Southern Idaho, Twin Falls ID

Sept 6 - 9 Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 Seventeenth St NW, Washington DC

Sept 17 - Oct 21 Faith-Justice Institute St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia PA

Oct 27 - 29 Louisiana Book Festival at the Louisiana State Library, Baton Rouge LA

Nov 3 - 23 Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, Glenview IL

Nov 28 - Feb 13 (2012) Community Christian Church, Kansas City MO


2010

Jan 18 Lori Waselchuk will speak at the APA/NY Image Makers Lecture Series; 6:30-8pm, Apple Store SoHo Theater 103 Prince St. New York

Feb - June Travel exhibition tours Louisiana Correctional Facilities

June 2 Opening of Moving Walls #17, Open Society Institute, New York NY

July 30 - Aug 4 Travel exhibition featured at the ACA's 140th Congress of Correction, Chicago IL

Aug 5 - 29 Blue Sky/Oregon Center for the Photographics Arts, Portland OR

Sept 29 - Oct 25 Travel exhibition featured at the Missouri End-of-Life Coalition's annual summit. First Presbyterian Church, 324 Madison St. Jefferson City, MO

Dec - Feb (2011) The Angola Project, an exhibition and performances featuring Prospect New Orleans (P.3) artists who have developed work in and about Angola State Penitentiary, presented together with art by Angola prisoners. Symposium and community activities at the Mahalia Jackson Center, 2405 Jackson Avenue, organized in collaboration with the Innocence Project and Resurrection after Exoneration, are planned in conjuntion with the exhibition. New Orleans LA

2009

April 3 Launch at Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola LA

April 3 - May 11 Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola LA

May 15 - 17 New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans LA

June 18 Louisiana State Capitol Rotunda, Baton Rouge LA

July 29 - 30 LMHPCO Annual Conference, New Orleans LA
Exhibit open to the public at Loew's Hotel on Poydras Street

August 4 - Sept 4 Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman MS

Sept 21 - 26 NHPCO Annual Conference, Denver CO

October Louisiana State Penitentiary Museum at Angola LA

December 3 - 17 New Orleans Public Library, New Orleans LA