Call Type: Exhibitions
State: Rhode Island
Event Dates: 10/12/2019 – 11/16/2019
Entry Deadline: 8/1/19
The exhibition, In God We Trust: Reflections on Religion in America, explores the diversity and ubiquity of faith in America, and the complex ways in which religion intersects with American culture.
Religion and culture connect in areas such as race, gender, politics, economics, law, medicine, and science. Religion has been used to justify oppression, xenophobia, racism, sexism, and classism; yet it has also been a force of social good through community building, offering hope in dark times and providing a counterpoint to oppression.
In collaboration with the 2019 Honors Colloquium at The University of Rhode Island, Religion in America, Hera Gallery seeks artwork in all media that reflects the diversity of all religions (both mainstream and alternative), its adherent