Poetics of Water Art Exhibit

Join the University of Maryland University College (UMUC) community and the Take Me to the River (TMTTR) international artist collective for The Poetics of Water, an exhibition of water-themed art and the poetry that inspired it.

TMTTR members teamed up with local arts groups Arts for the Aging and Life Pieces to Masterpieces for two poetry workshops based on the theme of water. The end result was an intertwining of art and poetry created by writers and artists from around the world, including Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Nigeria, France, Afghanistan, Poland, Pakistan, and the United States.

Water Flows Bank To Bank
Slide 1

Untitled (Underwater #1)
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The White Box
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Buzzard Point
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In Deep Water
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An Urban Sourse
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From Afrodisias to Siwa
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Carrying Ice to make Peach Ice Cream
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Out of the Amniotic Sea
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Sewing My Sand Castle Sao Manoel
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Barefoot to the Water's Edge
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Metascules No. 6
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Exhibit dates

Monday, October 31, 2011 – Sunday, January 15, 2012


Arts Program Gallery
UMUC Inn and Conference Center, Lower Level
3501 University Blvd East
Adelphi, MD 20783

Exhibit Hours: 9 a.m.–9 p.m. daily

To request additional information, please call 301-985-7937.

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