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Melanin Is Cool: A Multigenerational Exploration of Colorism

Melanin Is Cool: A Multigenerational Exploration of ColorismA hybrid in-person and online visual art event for people of all ages and ethnicities who want to know more about discrimination based on skin, hair, eye color, etc. 3 Add to DreamList15jan12:00 pm2:00 pm

Event Details

This is a VIRTUAL-only event as of 12/30/21 due to rising Covid rates. 

San Antonio Ruth Jones McClendon Section NCNW, Inc., San Antonio Ethnic Art Society (SAEAS), and Southwest School of Art host a three-part exploration of Colorism that will include a screening of San Antonio artist Barbara’s Felix’s video shorts titled “Liminality of Self: Transitioning Reflections of Color and Culture,” breakout sessions to explore the topic further in small group discussions, and a final group art project in which participants of all ages and genders will contribute to a collage mosaic built of silhouettes and text art.
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Time

(Saturday) 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Southwest School of Art Student Gallery – John L. Santikos Building

300 Augusta St

Event Entrance Fees (Free/Cost)

Free

Organizer

San Antonio Ruth Jones McClendon Section NCNW, Inc. (National Council of Negro Women)

Social Justice Chairperson & S.T.E.A.M. Chairperson PO Box 200733 San Antonio, TX 78220

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Health Guidelines for this Event

Masks Required
Physical Distance Maintained
Event Area Sanitized