Longwood Art Gallery At Hostos
450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday: 12 - 5 pm
Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory
Mar 20-May 31 2019
- 5 days left
Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory explores history and expression through movement, textiles, clothing, and other modes of representation that intersect with day-to-day experience. Local dancers, textile artists, and game-makers in the show work to preserve collective memory and history, while exploring the subsequent transformation of their practices by migratory and generational experiences. Artists and Collectives: Bangladesh Academy of Fine Art, Virginia Ayress Moreno, Gina Goico, Clark Fly I.D., Jawara, MazArte, Wabafu Garifuna Dance Theater. Curator: Julia Pimes Mata. Opening Reception with performance by Wabafu Garifuna Dance Theater: Wed, Mar 20, 6-9pm. Closing Reception featuring live interview with selected artists in the exhibition, conducted by teens in The Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center's Folk Culture Program: Fri, May 31, 6-9pm.