Art Directions: Ann Morton

Mirelle InglefieldMarch 23, 2021
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With the human condition close to heart, local artist Ann Morton utilizes textiles to visualize the jolting stories of our communities. In this video, we visit Morton’s home studio and two public exhibits including a retrospective, History Repeats, at Mesa Contemporary Art Museum, running through March 28, and her most recent, Ann Morton: The Violet Protest – a publicly sourced homage to diversity which occurred predominantly during the Covid-19 pandemic, currenting showing at Phoenix Art Museum.

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