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Sewn in Memory: AIDS Quilt Panels from Central Illinois

Event Type
Spurlock Museum of World Cultures, GCAP, History Harvest, WILL
Spurlock Museum of World Cultures (600 S. Gregory St., Urbana)
Jan 26, 2022   All Day
Katya Reno

A new exhibit, "Sewn in Memory," features over a dozen quilt panels originally made in the 1980s and early '90s for the National AIDS Memorial Quilt, in Washington, DC. Each of the panels commemorates a person who died of AIDS, or of an AIDS-related ailment. Created with Greater Community AIDS Project of Central Illinois (GCAP). See the Spurlock website for museum hours of operation. Please note that the museum is closed on University holidays.

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