Part two of the virtual 40th Annual Black Doll Show, “Going to the Club” starts Saturday, January 9 from 4 to 6:00 p.m.
While the dolls can have a have a night out, we will have a night in, with a Zoom dance party, and visits with special guests, all to celebrate William Grant Still Arts Center’s‘s signature exhibition.
DJ Novena Carmel @novenacarmel and Host Quami Dushon will give us the inspirational vibes. In between dancing we will present a page from our, “Going to the Club” online exhibition, a short view into Super Star doll artist, Pat Shivers’ studio and other guests.
It’s free! RSVP on Eventbrite.
Tamika (Nakia) Spencer
Fana Baba Dayo
Heather Hilliard Bonds
Shindana Toys (from the collection of Billie Green)
Mae Dethina de Bahia (from the collection of Barry Stinson)
Dorothy Taylor (from the collection of C. Jerome Woods and Adah Glenn)
Dr. Cynthia Davis
Grand Park continues its tradition of lunchtime in the park by providing downtowners and park visitors a wide variety of food trucks three days per week.
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Teaching Artist Vera Lugo will introduce students to a healthy vocal production technique with fun, well-loved folk songs. No music reading necessary! Class includes a stretching and warm-up section, group instruction on vocal technique and anatomy and culminates in a public virtual live recital on the last day! All enrollment is through Eventbrite! Last day to register is February 5th! “Beginning Voice” with Vera Lugo 6-Week Workshop: Thursday, Feb 11, 2021 Thursday, Feb 18, 2021 Thursday, Feb 25, 2021 Thursday,…
The exhibit presents the artists’ personal and familial histories as a woman of The exhibit presents the artists’ personal and familial histories as a woman of Afro-Puerto Rican and Jewish descent, transforming genetic data into colorful pie charts that call to mind hard-edged abstractions. Elsewhere, she embroiders vintage doilies with her own hair to depict the human body, as well as language that references the legacy of colorism and passing in the African diaspora. In the works debuting at CAAM,…