BDN ARTICLE: Appleton artist’s ‘Library’ reaches international audience

BDN Article on Abbie Read

The Bangor Daily News just published a story on my “Library” which was hanged at the official residence of U.S. Ambassador Dana Smith in Doha, Qatar.

Artist Abbie Read of Appleton didn’t know what to make of the email that appeared in her inbox in spring 2014.

“It said something like, ‘Hello, I’m with the Art in Embassies program and I’d like to talk with you about sending one of your pieces to hang in a show in Doha, Qatar,’” Read recalled during a recent conversation at her home. “I really didn’t believe it. I thought it was a hoax.” Read the full article on the Bangor Daily News’s website:

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