A (Socially-Distant In-Person) Workshop for Refugee and Immigrant Artists
Sunday, September 13th, 12-4pm
Center for Empowering Refugees and Immigrants
544 International Blvd, Oakland, CA 94606
“Imagining the Future” is a story-building workshop focused on envisioning how we want to live into the future. Painters, dancers, musicians, photographers – we welcome artists from all mediums, to bring their stories, learn from each other. create and collaborate. We will work through a series of prompts that open up ways of expressing our experiences and desires in writing, movement and drawing. We will create a safe and experimental space to explore and generate new ideas. The workshop will be co-led by visual artist Ranu Mukherjee and choreographer Hope Mohr.
Participating artists will be paid $100 stipend to attend the workshop and share their time and skills.
The workshop will be held outdoors in keeping with California’s social distancing guidelines. Please let us know if you have any mobility issues and if you require a chair or special seating. Selected artists will be notified by September 1st.
Co-sponsored by ARTogether and Hope Mohr Dance.