Scylla: The Ugly Truth Revealed

An Exhibition Inspired by Madeline Miller’s novel Circe

The Attleboro Arts Museum is pleased to present an invitational of original artwork responding the novel, Circe, by Madeline Miller. Circe is an award-winning story that reimagines the life of Circe, sorceress of The Odyssey. Since 2007 the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Big Read has awarded funding to Attleboro’s 1ABC Committee for its engaging city-wide reading programs.

Attleboro is one of 84 national cities or towns selected to receive an NEA Big Read grant to support a community reading program in 2020.

From September 11th – 18th the Museum presents “Scylla – The Ugly Truth Revealed,an exhibition of visual art interpretations of six-headed, ravenous monsters based on the themes from the best-selling book. The exhibition will appear in-gallery and online.

Exhibiting Artists

  • Laura White Carpenter
  • Monica DeSalvo
  • Liz Sibley Fletcher
  • Ann-Marie Gillett
  • Ellie Huntress
  • Gwendolyn Lanier
  • Madeleine Lord
  • Susan Medyn
  • Emily Oliveira
  • Theresa Pedrotti
  • Ellen Shattuck Pierce
  • Nora Rabins
  • Lisa Redburn
  • Linda Rodgers
  • Abby Rovaldi
  • Heather Stivison
  • Kerry St. Pierre
  • Jess Tracey

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