Tuesday, September 22, 2020

 Your #NMOAatHome Lineup is Inside

Stories of Us: A Series of Short Films Week 1 Panel

 Thursday, September 24, 7pm 

Filmmakers discuss their work and process in this engaging live panel. Yvonne Shirley and LeRon Lee of The Newarkive will be in conversation with:

  • Faren Humes, Director of Liberty
  • Terrance Daye, Director of SHIP: A Visual Poem


Click here to register for the Zoom session and to receive the film screening links. Will also stream panel on Facebook Live.

FORSA!: A Journey Through African Art, Music, and Culture

 Friday, September 25, 7pm  

FORSA! takes you on a sonic journey exploring the art, wonder, magic, and diversity of the 54 nations that comprise Africa and its vast Diaspora.

DJ MD, aka Marcy DePina, will be your host, and will be joined by special guests who guide you through the rich art, music, and dance that originated on the continent of Africa and found new expressions in the Americas and beyond. This first episode explores the music and dance of Angola, Brazil, Cabo Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique and São Tomé + Principé and how they have evolved into forms such as capoeira, samba, etc.



Roundtable: What is Latinx?

 Saturday, September 26, 3pm 

Join moderator and host Janairy DelValle, Associate Registrar, for a conversation addressing, “What is Latinx?” Panelists will explore this relatively recent and sometimes controversial term, how it came to be, and what it represents. A Q&A portion will follow.

Panelists:

  • Rocío Aranda-Alvarado, Ph.D., Program Officer, Creativity and Free Expression, Ford Foundation
  • Anthony Diaz, Co-Founder, Newark Water Coalition
  • Oriana E. Gonzales, M.A., Independent researcher and museum professional
  • Gabriela Martinez, student, University of Southern California and graduate, The Newark Museum of Art Explorers Program


Click here to register for the Zoom session. Will also stream on Facebook Live.


 Thursday, October 1, 7pm 

Stories of Us: A Series of Short Films Week 2 Panel

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October 8 & 12, 7pm-8:30pm 

Virtual Sumi Ink Wash Painting Course

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Starting October 11 

Autumn in the Garden Series

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