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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!


Artist Talk

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 -

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: (link also in bio)


Puppetry Performance

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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