Lawrence, Kansas (AP) -The University of Kansas’ Spencer Museum of Art has re-established a Native American art exhibition that was destroyed in September.
Museum officials announced on Wednesday that the exhibition “Native Hosts” by Hock E Aye Vi Edgar Heap of Birds is back in front of the museum, Lawrence Journal-World. report..
This work consists of five aluminum signs, each named after an indigenous people who live in what is historically or now known as Kansas. Each sign has the name of the colony printed on the back and the name of the original resident of the land printed on the front.
The exhibit was removed for repair after two people damaged four parts on September 4. The fifth panel was shot later, but was recovered.
The museum is planning a public celebration of the exhibition on Thursday afternoon. The celebration will be led by Native American faculty and staff and students from Kansas and Haskell Indian Nations University.
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Kansas Museum Reinstalls Destroyed Native American Exhibits | Entertainment
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