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Art Fusion: Modernism

Mint Museum Uptown

Free Admission

Wednesday May 14, 6-9pm

The evening will feature creative writing and meditations on color. There will be activities and demonstrations inspired by the Mint's Modern & Contemporary Art collection.

here's what it's all about:

Decode Modern Art. Learn about artists and works represented in the Mint's Modern & Contemporary Art Collection with a lecture by Assistant Curator Amber Smith. Enjoy a special performance and conversation about the American modern dance choreographer Martha Graham with choreographer Kim Jones and dramaturg Jeanmarie Higgins*. Learn about modernist literature and influential writers of the twentieth century with representatives from the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library. Participate in a meditation session on colors with Charlotte artist and Reiki instructor Montse Ferragut. Then stop by the printmaking station and create an abstract work of art and enjoy drinks from the cash bar.

6:30 p.m. - Lecture on Modern & Contemporary Art with Assitant Curator Amber Smith

7:30 p.m. - Modern Dance Performance & Conversation with Choreographer Kim Jones and Dramaturg Jeanmarie Higgins

6, 7, 8 p.m. - Meditation Activity with Montse Ferragut (each session is 15 minutes)

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