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A Strange Holiday
Judith Brandon '87, Preston Buchtel '88, Michael Abarca '09, Kasumi

August 08
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September 27

A Strange Holiday

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A Strange Holiday
An Aesthetic Examination of the Sam Sheppard Case
August 8 - September 27 @ BAYarts, Bay Village, OH

curated by Ross Lesko, Gallery Director of Kenneth Paul Lesko Gallery

Curated by Ross Lesko of Kenneth Paul Lesko Gallery
In the early morning hours of July 4, 1954, Marilyn Shappard was brutally murdered in her Bay Village home. Twenty six days later, her husband, Dr. Sam Sheppard was arrested on the porch of his parents house and charged with her murder. The house where Sam Sheppard was arrested is now part of the BAYarts campus, known as the Fuller House. It is also home to the Sullivan Gallery which will host this exhibition. Sam Shepard denied any involvement in his wife's murder, describing his own struggle with a bushy-haired assailant. The sensationalized trial became international news, with ramifications that still reverberate in the media, pop culture and the U.S. Supreme Court. Image: "The Doctors" by Troy Gua

***Were you around when the Sam Shepard case went down? Were you there when they moved the Fuller house? Share your memories: FullerHouseStories@bayarts.net

Opening Reception Friday, August 8th from 7-9 pm
in the Sullivan Family Gallery

Live on Stage: Brittany Reilly Band
wwwbrittanyreilly.com

Participating Artists:
Michael Abarca [Cleveland, OH] *
The Atomic Ghost [Bauru, Brazil]
Judith Brandon [Cleveland, OH] *
Preston Buchtel [Cleveland, OH] *
Ryn Clarke [Cleveland, OH]
Eric Fracassi [Grand Rapids, MI]
Adrienne French [Cleveland, OH]
Troy Gua [Seattle, WA]
Kasumi [Cleveland, OH] - CIA Faculty member
Jane Millican [London, UK]
John Nativio [Cleveland, OH]
Moe Pho [Detroit, MI]
David Rehor [Hedgesville, WV]
Gregory Lowell Smith [Banner Elk, NC]
Marcelino Stuhmer [Philadelphia, PA]

* CIA Alumni

Website: http://www.bayarts.net/gallery/gallerydata/a-strange-holiday.aspx

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