“being Here…in Memory” Exhibition

The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts

poster for “being Here…in Memory” Exhibition
[Image: "being Here…in Memory" performance. Photo: Alex Escalante]

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The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA) presents being Here…in Memory an exhibition and performance series curated by choreographer Marjani Forté-Saunders.

being Here… in Memory is an interdisciplinary exploration of poverty, mental illness, and the mystic properties of survival. The exhibition features sculptural, sound, and new media installations by Vincent Ballentine, Nia Love, Jasmine Murrell, and Everett Saunders. The installations are constructed in dialogue with two distinct dance works: being Here…/this time, choreographed by Marjani Forté-Saunders, and Memory Withholdings, choreographed by LOVE|FORTE. A live performance of these works will take place inthe Main Gallery throughout the duration of the exhibition.

being Here…/this time Performance Dates:
Friday, May 20, 2016 | 7PM
Saturday, May 21, 2016 | 7PM
Sunday, May 22, 2016 | 7PM
Tickets: $20.00

Memory Withholdings Performance Dates:
Thursday, June 23, 2016 | 7PM
Friday, June 24, 2016 | 7PM
Saturday, June 25, 2016 | 7PM
Tickets: $20.00



from May 07, 2016 to July 10, 2016

Opening Reception on 2016-05-07 from 19:00 to 22:00

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