- Art Show -

WOMENSHOW

Curated by Myett Risker

“Women," an annual exhibition that honors and celebrates women; expression through the vision of female artists, the exhibition commemorates women through various mediums and themes displaying their gifts, strengths and talents. The 9th annual "Women" exhibition will be on view at Norwest Gallery AND Andy Art Center starting Saturday, March 7, 2020. Including panel discussion, music and more.

Norwest Gallery of the Arts
19556 Grand River Ave. Detroit, MI 48223
Saturday, March 7 | 3 PM
3 - 4 PM | Panel Discussion
4 - 4:30 PM | Q and A
4:30 PM | Opening Reception

Andy Art Center

5:30 - 5:30 PM | Panel Discussion
5:30 - 6 PM | Q and A
6 PM | Opening Reception

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Saturday March 7,  starts at 3pm

Thursdays from 5:30-7:30PM ( space opens at 4:30 for warm up )

MARCH 12, 19, 26      APRIL 2, 9, 23

$45 for the 6 sessions

This workshop is for any kind of time-based performance: music, dance, theater, puppetry, spoken word. If you need a deadline to begin, deadlines to work up to a public performance, or could use some perspective on what you are making, this is it; this is for you.

Fieldwork is a place and time for performing artists to learn about their work, develop their ability to give feedback, and build a community of artistic peers. You will get responses to what you are making in a way that respects the intent of the work and allows you to discover your own solutions. For some more information on Fieldwork: https://www.thefield.org/programs/fieldwork

Philippa Kaye facilitates. A choreographer and performer, she has facilitated Fieldwork workshops in New York City and attended The Field conference in Portland with the plan of starting a Detroit network site. She will introduce and hold participants to the simple and effective Fieldwork guidelines. This group will meet six times; on Thursdays from 5:30-7:30PM. The space will be open and available for warm-up/rehearsal at 4:30.

Cost is $45 for the full session. https://www.artful.ly/store/events/19859
(Note: one ticket covers all six meetings. )

Please email Philippa with any questions at detroit@thefield.org

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Fieldwork Detroit: Multidisciplinary 

- Creative process workshop for performing artists -

Flower Creep Project/ Ongoing

- Community art project -

conceived by The Scraper 

Flower Creep is originally the ongoing invitation to draw flowers on the walls and floor of our Corner Studio by the local passers by, visitors, workers, travelers, etc that stop by our space. The concrete floor was  eventually covered by a wood sprung floor but the power of the action rests underneath. The action was originally conceived as a christening of the new art/performance space by the love of the community.  

Recently the invitation was extended locally to the fence of the Hope Village Farmers Market.

The Scraper is interested in changing perception of space by bringing people together trough art actions. She's planning on having her Grand Flower Project Finale in the spring of 2020.

The Scraper is also a founding member here at Andy.

Baira Community Class

- Weekly Community Dance Class -

MONTHLY SATURDAYS: 2PM - 3:30PM

Oct 5 | Nov 9 | Dec 7 | Jan 25 I February 1, 22, 29 | March 7,14, 21, 28 | April 4,11, 18

NOTE: MARCH 7th Class is @11AM till 12:30PM

These MVMNT PHLOSPHY sessions are designed for interested movers of all ages and experience levels to come together and reconnect with our instinctual abilities to respond and adapt with ease and levity. Through interactive partnering exercises, games, and personal exploration we will develop our physicality and strengthen our confidence inside our moving bodies. By the end of each class we will discover a deeper connection to ourselves, each other and the world around us.

*Class will be taken barefoot. Long sleeves/layers and sweatpants are recommended.

---> $15 [suggested donation]

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