The pop-up installation by artist Jay Critchley commemorates the yearlong countdown to the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the Pilgrims on ancestral Wampanoag land in Provincetown Harbor.
The Provincetown Library is pleased to unveil artist Jay Critchley’s pop-up banner installation of the feminist Re-signing of the Mayflower Compact 2020 on Sunday, November 10 at 3:00pm. The event, which is open to the public, marks the yearlong countdown to the 400th anniversary of the first landing of the Pilgrims in Provincetown Harbor on ancestral Wampanoag land, on November 11, 2020, and the signing of the Mayflower Compact.
This installation is part of Critchley’s ongoing project, Democracy of the Land, which takes a deep dive into the pre-Colonial Americas and the ecological devastation of the European invasions. In 2020, it will be 528 years since the arrival of Christopher Columbus in the Americas.
The Provincetown Library announces the unveiling of the feminist, Re-signing of the Mayflower Compact 2020,on November 10 at 3:00 pm.