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Jennifer Angus: Magicicada New Exhibition

Friday, July 16, 2021, 11:00 am5:00 pm


Friday, July 16, 2021
11:00 am – 5:00 pm
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Free with museum admission

Artist Jennifer Angus presents Magicicada, taking inspiration from the museum’s collection of cicadas – one of the world’s largest. Angus has created an immersive environment to discover, full of exquisite and ornamental patterns and imaginative vignettes, unexpectedly created with hundreds of preserved insects.

The museum welcomes you to this new exhibition with expanded hours, now open Friday through Sunday 11am- 5pm.

Jennifer Angus: Magicicada is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The Staten Island Museum is supported in part by public funds provided through the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs and by the New York State Council on the Arts.

Yellow background with insects pinned in a kaleidoscope pattern.

Jennifer Angus, Memento Vitae, Courtesy of the Shelburne Museum