Pepatián ~ Bronx Artists Now
Showcase & Conversation
Co-Presented with Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture
and Bronx Arts Space
Friday, January 4, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture
Hostos Community College/CUNY
450 Grand Concourse
Bronx Arts Space
305 E 140th Street #1
FREE / RSVP to email@example.com to register for transportation and lunch
Initiated in 2010 and produced by Jane Gabriels, Ph.D., Pepatián ~ Bronx Artists Now: Showcase & Conversation is a network of South Bronx arts and community organizations who pool resources to create unique opportunities for presenters and funders to enjoy the latest works by Latinx and Bronx-based artists. The 2019 Bronx Artists Now: Showcase & Conversation is co-curated with Beatrice Capote and Maleek Washington.
9:00am: Depart from the Hilton Hotel (53rd Street & 6th Ave, Manhattan). Limited seating; must RSVP.
9:45am: Arrive at Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture, Hostos Community College, 450 Grand Concourse
10:00am: Showcase: Cain Collective / Matthew Perez and Coleman Cain, Curet Performance Project / Megan Curet, KAYLA FARRISH / Decent Structures Arts, MICHIYAYA Dance / Anya Clarke and Mitsuko Verdery, Yesenia Fernandez-Selier, Ebony Williams with Jason A. Rodriguez, Candace Thompson-Zachery.
12:15pm: Arrive at Bronx Arts Space, 305 E 140th St (buffet lunch with vegan options provided with RSVP)
1:00pm: Showcase: Beatrice Capote, Myriam Gadri, Kayla Hamilton
2:00-2:30pm: Dancing La Botanica: La Tierra Vive! (the earth is alive), Conversation/Interview with Beatrice Capote and Alicia Díaz: a platform for Latinx choreographers/dance makers that supports the development of new work.
2:30-3:00pm: Publications launch: Curating Live Arts: Critical Perspectives, Essays and Conversation on Theory and Practice (Berghahn Books), and Configurations in Montreal: Performance curation and communities of color (booklet published by Concordia University and Slippage: Performance / Culture / Technology).
3:00pm: Transportation provided