Native Artist Spotlight Panel: Queens & Long Island

When:
December 2, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
2020-12-02T19:00:00-05:00
2020-12-02T19:15:00-05:00
Where:
Flushing Town Hall at Home
Facebook and Zoom
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Flushing Town Hall
718-463-7700
Native Artist Spotlight Panel: Queens & Long Island @ Flushing Town Hall at Home

Native Artist Spotlight Panel: Queens & Long Island
WED, DEC 2, 7 PM EST
Streaming Live on Facebook and Zoom
Moderated by Tecumseh Ceaser, Matinecock Turkey Clan, Native American artists of Queens and Long Island will discuss and showcase their contemporary art in a panel discussion. Often when people think of Native art they focus on historic pieces or artifacts from the West, however modern, traditional, folk art and handicrafts are still created in NY by dynamic Native artists. Join our virtual artist panel to learn from these artists and explore the range of their art and what it means to be Native artist in the 21st century.
Artist Panelist include: Tecumseh Ceaser (Matinecock) Wampum Carver; Denise Silva-Dennis (Shinnecock) Painter /Teacher; Lydia Chavez (Unkechaug) Wampum designer; Jeremy Dennis (Shinnecock) Photo and digital artist; Tohannash Tarrant (Shinneock) Beader (from left to right on the banner image)
Explore their websites in advance of the discussion and support local artists:
Denisesilvadennis.com
Wampummagic.com
NativeTec.Biz
Thunderbirddesignsny.com
Jeremynative.com

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