Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

FEELINGS OF HOME: FOLK CULTURE AND MEMORY

Exhibition Runs: March 20 – May 31 (Free Admission)

Feelings of Home explore history and expression through movement, textiles, clothing, and other modes of representation that intersect with day-to-day experience. Local dancers, textile artists, and game-makers in the show work to preserve collective memory and history, while exploring the subsequent transformation of their practices by migratory and generational experiences.

Public Programs

Opening Reception with performance by Wabafu Garifuna Dance Theater

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 | 6:00pm-9:00pm

Poetry Through Movement Workshop with Daya Arts:

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 | 6:00pm-8:00pm

In Indian classical dance, Abhinaya is the subtle use of hand gestures, facial expressions, and body language. Abhinaya brings to life the nuances of text and subtext in a dance composition. Workshop participants will learn basic hand gestures, eye movements, body positions, and exercises, to help establish character and intention in a performance space.

Closing Reception

Friday, May 31, 2019 | 6:00pm-9:00pm

Closing Reception featuring live interview with selected artists in the exhibition, conducted by teens in The Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center’s Folk Culture Program.

Photo Gallery

Gallery Location:

On the campus of
Hostos Community College
450 Grand Concourse, Room C-190
(at 149th Street)
Bronx, NY 10451

Contact

Phone: 718-518-6728
E-mail: longwood@bronxarts.org

2019 Fall/Winter Gallery Hours:

Tuesday-Friday – 1pm – 7pm

Closed: Monday, Saturday, Sunday

Directions:

Hostos is easily accessible by the 2, 4, and 5 IRT Trains.
Click here for detailed directions.

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos is wheelchair accessible

Featuring Artist

BANGLADESH ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS

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