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The Luminary Presents Exhibition Reflecting Evolution Of Arts Community

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The Luminary Center for the Arts opened in 2007 and strives to provide a platform for the presentation of innovative art, music and cultural projects.

Its temporary exhibition space now hosts Social Security, a constellation of five galleries individually curated by area alternative spaces which have shuttered or shifted in form within the past year.

Among other things, the exhibition explores the how the arts community is evolving.

Host Steve Potter talk with James McAnally, founder and co-director of the Luminary Center for the Arts and curator of Social Security.  He was also joined by founder and co-director Brea McAnally and Daniel McGrath, an artist, writer, and director of Isolation Room/Gallery Kit.

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The Luminary Center for the Arts Presents "Social Security"
November 30, 2012 - February 1, 2013
Wednesday, Fridays and Saturdays, 12:00 Noon - 6:00 p.m.
Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Opening reception - November 30, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

Temporary Space: 2644 Cherokee Street

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