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Haiti: Beyond Mountains There are Mountains: Closing Reception & Artists Panel

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Haiti: Beyond Mountains There are Mountains: Closing Reception & Artists Panel

895 Shore Road
Bronx, NY 10464
April 10th, 2010 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
EVENT TYPE:  
Closing
WEBSITE:  
http://www.bpmm.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
bronx
EMAIL:  
afridgen@bpmm.org
PHONE:  
7188851461
OPEN HOURS:  
Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday, 12-4 p.m.

DESCRIPTION

Last Chance - Closing Reception!
"Haiti: Beyond Mountains There are Mountains"
Artists Dialogue, Advocacy Lab, Haiti Earthquake Relief Slideshow, & Live Music!


Saturday, April 10, 7:00pm
Art for Change, 1699 Lexington Avenue, Lower Level
$10 Suggested Donation

Please join us on Saturday, April 10 at Art for Change for the closing night reception of the exhibition, "Haiti: Beyond Mountains There are Mountains", exploring the strength and resistance of the Haitian people amid challenging political, economic, and social contexts in Haiti. The evening will include a presentation of artworks by youth activists from The Advocacy Lab, interactive dialogue with artists from the current exhibition on Haiti, and photo slideshow of Haiti earthquake relief effforts by participating artists who recently returned from Haiti, followed by live musical entertainment, dancing, and refreshments! 

The Advocacy Lab: Youth Art Project Presentation
Empowering youth to take action for human rights
7:00pm

Dialogue with Artists
"Haiti: Beyond Mountains There are Mountains"
7:30pm

Clandestino Noche!
Live Musical Entertainment & Dancing
8:30 - 11:00pm

*Photos of earthquake relief efforts by Haitian artists Kesler Pierre and Vidho Lorville, both who recently returned from Haiti, will be shown throughout the evening.


Come help Art for Change continue to support emerging artists and filmmakers through art exhibitions and film screenings, raise awareness of social injustice issues, inspire community activism, and offer engaging community programs such as Calle Youth Theater program, Hacia Afuera annual public arts festival, and community mural projects!