Join us for a special stroller-friendly tour of the Self-Taught Genius Gallery in Long Island City, Queens.
10:00 am–11:00 am
Free; reservation required
Teaching artist Joiri Minaya will lead a block printing on textile workshop and discuss the history of the pattern design process and intersections with her own art and practice.
6:00 pm–8:30 pm
$20 members, students, artists, and seniors; $25 general public
In response to exhibition artist Paa Joe’s slave castles, large-scale wooden sculptures of the forts located along Ghana’s Gold Coast that were used in the transatlantic slave trade, this panel discussion will bring scholars together to engage in a conversation about memorializing sites of trauma and legacies of slavery.
6:30 pm–8:00 pm
$10 members, students, artists, and seniors; $12 general public
Join us for story hour and a drawing workshop. Participants will join writer and educator Nicole Haroutunian in a live reading of stories about Ghana and West Africa, the homeland of exhibition artist Paa Joe.
1:00 pm–2:00 pm
Free; registration required