SISTERHOOD: MIXED MEDIA
PAINTINGS BY ROSA IBARRA
Friday, September 14, 6-8 pm, D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts.
Join us as we celebrate the opening of the Museums’ first-ever
Hispanic Heritage Month exhibition. Meet artist Rosa Ibarra, enjoy
live music, refreshments and a cash bar. Ages 21 and up.
Co-hosted by WGBY Public Television for Western New England.
Free and open to the public. RSVP by September 11. Call
413.263.6800, ext. 255, or visit springfieldmuseums.org.
About the Artist
Ibarra was born in Puerto Rico, spent her childhood in Old San
Juan, and went to high school in Paris. She holds a degree in fine
arts from the University of Massachusetts and has done post-grad-
uate studies in France. Focusing mainly on women and children,
her mixed media pieces incorporate materials that have special
meaning such as sea glass from the beaches of Old San Juan, gold
and silver leaf, or abalone shells. Exhibition on view September
National Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15-October 15.
Learn more at HispanicHeritageMonth.gov.