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Exhibit shares family stories of the Japanese American Internment during WWII

 


Schack Art Center will feature the work of Everett artists Jan and Chris Hopkins in the exhibit, “Americans Interned: A Family's Story of Social Injustice” from June 14 to Sept. 1.

The artwork created for this exhibit highlights personal stories of the effects of Executive Order 9066, which authorized the eviction of Japanese Americans from the West Coast during World War II.

Jan Hopkins is a renowned basketry and sculptural-fiber artist working with unconventional natural materials. Her work is exhibited in galleries and private collections across the country. Her husband, Chris...



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