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Max Vanka's Ghost and other ghostly tales

Max Vanka's Ghost and other ghostly tales

Duquesne Univeristy Archivist and folklore expert Tom White will tell the story of famed Croatian artist Maxo Vanka who came face-to-face with the phantom that haunts St. Nicholas Catholic Church as he painted his murals for the parish.

This event is paired with the Gift to America 2 exhibit of contemporary works inspired by Vanka's murals on display at Gumberg Library.  Works on display:

Maggie Negrete - I Am A Saint

Max Gonzales - Year Of The Tiger

Cue Perry - A Mother Prays For Justice

Christiane Delores - The Great Grandmothers

Related LibGuide: Maxo Vanka and the Millvale Murals by Ted Bergfelt

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
  TBD (hold for planning)  

Event Organizer

Maureen Diana Sasso