Zhi Lin: Tracing Chinese Workers' Footsteps to Promontory Summit

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Mary Hobbs
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4352261439
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bcmuseum@brighamcity.utah.gov
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The Brigham City Museum of Art and History is presenting the exhibition Zhi Lin: Tracing Chinese Workers' Footsteps to Promontory Summit to celebrate the sesquicentennial of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. The exhibition opens March 23 and continues through June 15. Admission is free. The museum is located at 24 North 300 West. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

This exhibition features sketches and paintings by Zhi Lin, an internationally acclaimed artist who spent more than a decade attempting to trace the history of Chinese workers in the western United States, with a special focus on railroad workers.

On April 20 at 3 p.m., artist Lin will give a talk about his art. On May 4 at 3 p.m., the Old Glory Vintage Dancers will demonstrate and provide instruction of historical dancing. On June 10, the museum will be open 6 to 9 p.m. with a historical fashion show of 18th to 20th century clothing at 6:30 p.m.


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24 North 300 West
Brigham City, UT 84302

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