Sunday, October 3, 2010

Art at Linden Place

Linden Place Mansion Presents "What's Hidden Underneath"

Linden Place Mansion will host a special exhibition by artist
Elizabeth Sturges Llerena titled, “What’s Hidden Underneath” as part
of the museum’s 2010 Bicentennial Celebration. Artist Elizabeth
Sturges Llerena’s dynamic images explore New England’s complicity in
the transatlantic slave trade. A descendant of Bristol’s notorious
slave trading DeWolf family, Ms. Sturges Llerena will display a
variety of artworks regarding the subject of slavery, which
incorporate or imitate objects in Linden Place’s collection.

The exhibit will be open October 26 – November 13, Tuesdays through
Saturdays, from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Admission: $8.00; $6.00 for seniors/students; $5 for children under 12
and free for Linden Place members.

Linden Place Mansion is located at 500 Hope Street, Bristol RI 02809

For more information please call 401-253-0390 or visit

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