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Artist to offer explanation of his work

Francisco Villagran of Port Washington is one of four Long Island artists with work currently on view as part of the Nassau County Museum of Art “Vernacular Visions” exhibit and will be in the museum’s Contemporary Gallery on Saturday, June 20 from 3 to 4 p.m. 

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