Genocide victims remembered in FMHS exhibit

By: KKCO - Email
By: KKCO - Email

FRUITA, Colo. (KKCO) -- Victims of genocide are being remembered by Fruita Monument High School art students, and you can take part in their collaborative art installation.

The student art club is participating in “One Million Bones,” a large art initiative which raises money for support and relief programs in countries destroyed by genocide, like Somalia.

The Bezos Family Foundation is offering a dollar for each bone made by groups like the FMHS student art club.

You can help the students reach their goal of making 1,000 bones before Dec. 8.

Tonight is the first workshop where the community can make human bones out of clay. It's at Fruita Monument High School from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Here is the full list of bone-making dates and times:

  • Nov. 9 from 6 - 8 p.m.

  • Nov. 12 from 3 to 5 p.m.

  • Nov. 13 from 6 to 8 p.m.

  • Nov. 17 from 1 to 4 p.m.

  • Nov. 19 from 1 to 4 p.m.

  • Nov. 28 from 3 to 5 p.m.

  • Nov. 29 from 6 to 8 p.m.

  • Dec. 4 from 3 to 5 p.m.

  • Dec. 5 from 6 to 8 p.m.

  • Dec. 8 from 10 to 4 p.m.

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