Mark your calendars for these upcoming events featuring our Korry Fellow @iyabartsllc
Where Do We Go From Here? Exhibition
Thursday, August 18th // 6-9pm
(The exhibition will be in place through Oct 13th and then move to the gallery in The People’s United Magnificent Room- Level 2 at @the.sono.collection)
The Creative Happy Hour
August 25th + September 15th // 6-8pm
Join us for a creative evening hosted by Iyaba Ibo Mandingo and featuring poets from the surrounding area. Other creative groups, including Charter Oak Portrait Painters and TNAS Animation, Drawing and Writing Groups, will also meet and create together. All are welcome to participate and/or watch, while enjoying fabulous food and drinks from the Art Space Cafe!
Sunday, August 28th // 2-3:30pm
Featuring Korry Fellow Iyaba Ibo Mandingo + invited artists:
Greg Aimé - @gregaime_art
Jean Benoit - @jean_benoit_arts
Elisha Brockenberry - @righteouspath.2002
Meighan Morrison - @morrisonmeighan
David Sepulveda - facebook.com/david.sepulveda.71
Zane St. Juste - @justepictures
This event will be moderated by David Green of @culturalfc
Saturday, September 17th + Sunday, September 18th // 11am-2pm
In this 2-day workshop on West Afrikan Puppetry, students will make masks using recycled materials, each with a personality that will become a character in the final presentation on Sunday at 2pm. The major difference between West Afrikan puppetry and the westernized idea of puppetry is YOU become the puppet instead of operating the puppet. Big Bird from Sesame Street is an example of West Afrikan Puppetry. A person puts on the costume or “Puppet” and now becomes something else.
15 spots are available for students 7 - 18 years old
Registration is required through our website: thenorwalkartspace.org/book-online (link also in bio)
Sunday, September 18th // 2 - 2:30pm
Free and open to the public!
The culmination of our 2-day puppet and mask-making workshop will be a free public presentation by the students, led by Korry Fellow Iyaba Ibo Mandingo.
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