In celebration of Earth Day, Rainforest Art Foundation has partnered with The Agora Borealis to present a gallery exhibition themed Micro/Macro: Under the Microscope and Into the Cosmos with an opening reception on Sunday, April, 15, 2018 from 5:00PM-7:00PM at the Marlene Yu Museum, 710 Travis Street, Shreveport, LA 71101. This exhibit is one part of The Agora Borealis' 4th annual Textile & Art Show. The focus of this year’s theme is growth and preservation, exploring the interconnectedness of the universe as well as a sustainable planet. All artwork is of nature inspired subject matter and/or made of natural or repurposed materials, and made by Northwest Louisiana artists. Admission to the opening reception is free with RSVPmymuseum@gmail.com and suggested $10 donation to benefit the Foundation.
The Agora Borealis' corresponding textile show is a ticketed performance Friday, April 20, 2018 from 7:30PM-11:00PM at the Marlene Yu Museum. Textile tickets are $30 for General Admission and $80 for VIP. The Agora Borealis is also hosting a Preview Dinner and Artist Talks on Wednesday, April 11 at 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Marlene Yu Museum for $35 per person. Limited tickets to the fashion show and preview dinner are available for purchase at The Agora Borealis at 421 Lake Street, Downtown Shreveport, Louisiana 71101, and questions can be directed to the store number at (318) 268-3011. Ten percent of all tickets and art sales from Micro/Macro 2018 will benefit Rainforest Art Foundation's mission to increase appreciation of nature through the arts.