Community Day

07/08/2016, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM

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Description:

This unique Community Day will celebrate the museum’s two summer exhibitions: Hassan Hajjaj: My Rock Stars and Veda Reed: Day into Night, as well as Rotunda Projects: Yinka Shonibare MBE and the museum’s contemporary art collection.

Join us for art-making and gallery activities that take their inspiration from these contemporary artists and their work.


Performances:
Jonatan Derbaq - Brasilian/American Oudist and Mid-Eastern Style Percussionist
Collage Dance Collective
Siphne Aaye - DJ

Food Trucks:
Parker’s Water Ice
Stick ‘Ems

Art-Making:
Interactive Family Guide
Pocket Rockstars! Sew-a-Stuffie
Moroccan Pattern Designs


Elizabeth Murray, American, 1940 – 2007, Tempest, 1979, Oil on canvas, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art; Gift of Art Today, purchased with matching funds from the National Endowment for the Arts 80.7. © Estate of Elizabeth Murray/ Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.