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Saturday, May 4 • 12:20pm - 1:20pm
An Object Lesson: Hedreen Gallery Artist Talk

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Explore a solo exhibition of Markel Uriu, whose work investigates the narratives and rhetorics surrounding “invasive species” of plants and animals. This exhibition focuses specifically on the legacy of the starling, a European bird introduced to North America in 1890 on the grounds of the bird’s mention in Shakespeare’s play Henry IV. 

Markel Uriu will host a short talk and audience Q&A about the exhibit from 1:00 -1:20pm

Read all about the Exhibit on Crosscut:
https://crosscut.com/2019/03/swarm-starlings-invades-seattle-gallery

Speakers
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Markel Uriu

Interdisciplinary Artist, Hedreen Gallery
Markel Uriu is an interdisciplinary artist in Seattle, WA. Her work explores the quiet intimacy of inner worlds, feminine labor, impermanence, and the unseen. Drawing from mythology and rituals, in addition to her Japanese-American heritage, she explores these concepts through ephemeral... Read More →



Saturday May 4, 2019 12:20pm - 1:20pm
Hedreen Gallery 901 12th Avenue, between Marion and Spring