“Contemporary Art, Politics, and the Social Value of Collecting”
Sunday, May 22, 11am
Moderated by Donnamarie Baptiste, Director of Marketing & Communications, Creative Time.
Panelists, Fred Braithwaite (Fab 5 Freddy), visual artists Kambui Olujimi and Coby Kennedy and curator Jasmine Wahl will explore the ways in which art is valuable beyond its materiality, and its importance as a means to initiate and critique social and political dialogue. Artistic practice, politics, the social value of collecting, and how they are-or can be- intertwined will be explored.
LOCATION: Cheri Harlem, 231 Lenox Avenue between 121st and 122nd Streets
BRUNCH includes an entrée, coffee and mimosa, panel discussion and an introductory tour of the FLUX Public Art Projects $45 per person
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MEET THE ARTISTS
Saturday, May 28, 12:00-3:00pm
Many exhibiting artists will be at their installations sites to talk about their work with visitors.
For artist bios and information about their installations visit http://fluxfair.nyc/2016-flux-artists/