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Weaving Cosmologies: Teen Event

Fri, Aug 3, 2018
4–6 pm

Floor 3, Susan and John Hess Family Gallery and Theater, Laurie M. Tisch Education Center

NYC teens

Inspired by the artistic traditions of the Taíno people of Puerto Rico, artists Jorge González, Alice Chéveres, and Francisco González invite teens to join them for an evening of collaborative artmaking and storytelling! Teens will have the opportunity to learn about indigenous artmaking and popular crafts techniques by participating in a clay pottery workshop and a large-scale weaving project. González will also ask participants to share stories and poems at a reading session in the Museum’s theater.

González’s work will be on view in the exhibition Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay: Indigenous Space, Modern Architecture, New Art.

This event is free. Refreshments and art materials provided. No RSVP required; bring a friend!

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Tejiendo Cosmologías: Evento para Adolescentes
Viernes, 3 de agosto
4–6 pm

Piso 3, Centro Educativo Laurie M. Tisch

Adolescentes de NYC

Inspirados en las tradiciones artísticas del pueblo Taino de Puerto Rico, los artistas Jorge González, Alice Chéveres, y Francisco González, invitan a jóvenes a participar ¡en una noche de cuentos y proyectos de arte colaborativo! Quienes participen tendrán la oportunidad de aprender sobre tradiciones artesanales indígenas a través de un taller de cerámica y un proyecto de tejido a gran escala. Gonzales también invitará al público a compartir historias y poemas durante una sesión de lectura en el auditorio del Museo.

La obra instalación de Jorge Gonzalez estará en las galerías como parte de la exhibición Pacha, Llaqta, Wasichay: Indigenous Space, Modern Architecture, New Art.

Gratis. Incluye aperitivos y materiales para los proyectos. No se requiere inscripción—¡así que invita a tus amistades!  

¿Preguntas? Contacta a Teen Programs  

The Susan and John Hess Family Theater is equipped with an induction loop and infrared assistive listening system. Accessible seating is available.

The Hearst Artspace and the Seminar Room are equipped with induction hearing loops and infrared assistive listening systems. Accessible seating is also available.

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