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Project Grant

Exhibition Planning Grant/Handled With Care

An exhibit examining the role of utilitarian objects created by the Shakers as pieces that transcended their function, becoming a vital part of religious expression, a manifestation of the Shaker quest for utopia and a concretization of the group's culture.

Hancock Shaker Village
Pittsfield, MA, Berkshire County (Berkshire)

project director: Christian Goodwillie
awarded on: 2005-09-10
amount: $5,000