Our Story: Faces of Suffrage, Portraits of Change Art Exhibit

august 2020

24aug(aug 24)5:00 am28(aug 28)11:00 pmOur Story: Faces of Suffrage, Portraits of Change Art Exhibit

Event Details

Our Story: Faces of Suffrage, Portraits of Change is an interactive photo mosaic and art installation depicting a portrait of suffragist and civil rights activist Ida B. Wells. Created by artist Helen Marshall of the People’s Picture, commissioned by the Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission, and produced by Christina Korp, Purpose Entertainment, Our Story commemorates the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and women’s right to vote in the United States. From August 24 to 28, 2020, a large-scale installation of the photo mosaic will be on display in the Main Hall at Union Station.

The mosaic is made up of thousands of photos telling myriad stories of the suffrage movement. In a companion online mosaic, viewers can explore portraits and stories and discover the many National Women’s Suffrage Month programs and events taking place nationwide to commemorate the suffrage centennial in 2020. To learn more about the art installation or to see it online, go to https://www.womensvote100.org/ourstory.

Time

24 (Monday) 5:00 am - 28 (Friday) 11:00 pm EST

Location

Union Station Main Hall

50 Massachusetts Avenue NE

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