RIGHTS OF THE CHILD
A solo exhibition by Moira Villiard.
The USA is the only country in the United Nations that hasn’t ratified the UN Convention on the rights of the child. What exactly does this mean? Through an exhibition of paintings and digitally designed posters by Duluth-based artist Moira Villiard explores the essence of childhood and children’s rights in modern times.
Exhibition: Feb. 20 – Apr. 19, 2020
Opening Reception: Feb. 20, 6 – 8 pm
Additional Programming: Youth Production Day: Feb. 29, 12 – 3 pm
Family Day: March 14, 12 – 3 pm Coffee with the Curator: March 18, 10 – 11 am Panel Facilitated by Moira Villiard: March 26, 6 – 8 pm
Image: “Steveboyyi” by Moira Villaird.
Moira Villiard is a fiscal year 2019 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature; and by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.