— by Gabi Stevenson, Communications Manager

First Lady of Pennsylvania Lori Shapiro offered her congratulations and spoke on the importance of diversity in her video remarks for the opening of (re)FOCUS: Then & Now at The Galleries at Moore. The video was played for attendees at the opening event at Moore College of Art & Design on January 26, 2024.

"Josh and I are proud that Moore provides an opportunity for students to learn about the past while continuing to design the future," she said. "We are inspired by Moore's culture of inclusion and spirit of innovation. As Moore continues to demonstrate, diversity is our strength in Pennsylvania."

Watch video of First Lady Shapiro's remarks:

(re)FOCUS: Then & Now is on view in The Galleries at Moore through March 16. Visit our Events page to read more about the exhibition.


Video courtesy of First Lady of Pennsylvania Lori Shapiro. Top photo: Liz Heath '24.