2016-2017 Perspectives Workshop Series

Background image from Gloretta Baynes' "Haiti Victorious"

2016-2017 Workshop Hosts, Locations and Dates

African American Master Artist in Residence Program
(AAMARP)
Northeastern University School of Social Sciences and Humanities

76 Atherton Street, Jamaica Plain, MA

January 14 & 28, 10 AM-4 PM

Community Liaison: Gloretta Baynes

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sparc! the ArtMobile
(Center for Art & Community Partnerships at Mass College of Art), and Project Right

Hope Ricciardi Studio
450 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA

March 31 & April 1, 10 AM-4 PM

Community Liaison: Ekua Holmes

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Riverview Chamber Players
Harmony & Hope: Responding to Violence through Music Program, and Legacy Lives On

Hope Ricciardi Studio
450 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA

April 28, 7-9 PM & April 29, 10 AM-4 PM

Community Liaison: Rebecca Strauss

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Post-Workshop Community Reception & Dialogue

Northeastern Crossing
1175 Tremont Street, Roxbury, MA

June 8, 2017, 6-8 PM

A convening of the workshop leaders, facilitators, community artists and workshop participants from the organizations listed above addressed the role of art-making and mindfulness in confronting the impact of interpersonal and community violence. This concluding Perspectives event was designed to bring individuals' experiences of the workshop series into a collective sphere of sharing and dialogue.

Image Gallery: Workshop #1

Image Gallery: Workshop #2

Image Gallery: Workshop #3