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September 16, 2017 - February 11, 2018
Save the Date: Opening Reception Friday, September 15, 6:30pm In September, MOCA will present MONITORIUM, an exhibition by Wayne White exploring unique historical events in Hampton Roads. In 1862, the Battle of Hampton Roads took place and the first ironclad ships met in combat on the James River.¬†One of those ships, the Union Navy's USS Monitor sets the stage for Whites dynamic exhibition. Here, the focus is on the intimate, human side of this story. White will create a multi-media installation including monumental-sized puppets. It will feature the special individuals who helped to shape the Monitor's history. Props, masks, and puppets will carve out White's unique perspective on this gam…

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Wayne White. Courtesy of Joshua Liner Gallery