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Jo Ann Block: Jane Doesn’t Need Dick at Touchstone Gallery

Block presents autobiographical collages in her latest solo exhibition

Touchstone Gallery: Jane Doesn’t Need Dick — Origin of Love by JoAnn Block

A Touchstone Foundation for the Arts Emerging Artist Fellow, this D.C.-based artist presents autobiographical collages in her latest solo exhibition.

Amalgams of historical and personal imagery using a range of materials and methods, the works piece together Block’s struggle growing up queer and her complex identity as a butch lesbian.

Now to July 2. Gallery C in Touchstone Gallery, 901 New York Ave. NW. Call 202-347-2787 or visit touchstonegallery.com.

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