Win Passes to the MOA for Amazonia: The Rights of Nature


Monday, February 27th, 2017 — 11:42am PST
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The Museum of Anthropology (“MOA”) at UBC presents the thought provoking, socially and environmentally conscious new exhibition Amazonia: The Rights of Nature, on display March 10, 2017 to January 28, 2018.

Amazonia: The Rights of Nature

Where: Museum of Anthropology (UBC, 6393 NW Marine Drive)
When: March 10, 2017 to January 28, 2018

The exhibition features Amazonian basketry, textiles, carvings, feather works and ceramics both of everyday and ceremonial use, representing Indigenous, Maroon and white settler communities. Today, these groups articulate against threats caused by political violence, mining, oil and gas exploration, industrial agriculture, forest fires, and hydroelectric plants. The exhibition covers more than 100 years of unsuspected relationships between Vancouver and Amazonian peoples, ideas, and their struggles, challenging visitors to examine their own notions of holistic well-being.

The objects displayed in Amazonia: The Rights of Nature have been exclusively assembled from MOA’s collection of acquisitions and donations. Included amongst the exhibition are items from Frank Burnett’s founding collection, donated to the University of British Columbia in 1927, ensuring the exhibition spans more than 100 years of exchange between Vancouver and Amazonian peoples.

Win Passes

I have a family 4-pack of tickets to give away that can be used on opening weekend of this exhibition, March 10-12, 2017. Here’s how you can enter to win:

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I will draw one winner at random from all entries at 12:00pm on Friday, March 3, 2017. Follow MOA on Twitter and Facebook for more information about this exhibition and more.

Update The winner is Linda!

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22 comments

  1. Linda says:

    Love visiting MOA, and the grounds surrounding it are beautiful!

  2. valerie says:

    A four-pack! Excellent! Love MOA and to be able to share with family.

  3. Claire says:

    That would be a great family outing for Spring break!

  4. Jason B says:

    Great prize for the family.

  5. adam says:

    great prize

  6. Ariel C says:

    would love to see this!

  7. Magg says:

    Educational and fun!

  8. Cheuk Lau says:

    thank you for all your wonderful contests

  9. Mousemouse604 says:

    Sounds like an awesome exhibit. Can’t wait to see it.

  10. Linda D says:

    I would like to take my family to explore this very thought provoking exhibition.

  11. Linda says:

    I love the Museum of Anthropology, but it’s been a while since I’ve gone. I would like to see this exhibition.

  12. Gary says:

    would be a fun day out

  13. Shelley Butcher says:

    Love hand crafted items and would love to see this exhibit with my grandkids.

  14. Stotes says:

    This sounds great!!

  15. rachel says:

    would love to win this!

  16. Jeanette says:

    This sounds really interesting. Would love to go!

  17. j says:

    sounds like a great show!

  18. Allen Quinn says:

    I would love to win this. Nothing more fun than getting a chance to explore somewhere new and see something exciting and that can teach and inspire you!

  19. adam says:

    I would love to take my family to the MOA!

  20. Feng says:

    Haven’t been to MOA in ages would love to visit again

  21. Eileen says:

    I love the MOA!

  22. Alejandro says:

    Ya!

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