BOTANICAL ARTMAKING WORKSHOP
Participate in this workshop and help create botanical works that will “pop-up” in West Harlem under the 12th Avenue viaduct as an outdoor intervention, approved by the City of New York. This workshop will occur at Our Children’s Foundation, 527 W. 125th Street, New York, NY 10027. Conveniently located 2 blocks away from the IRT #1 train at Broadway and 125th Street. The price includes materials, artist talk and a boxed meal. Come join us and leave your mark for art in NYC!
SAVONA BAILEY-MCCLAIN is the Executive Director/Chief Curator of the West Harlem Art Fund, which has organized high-profile public arts exhibits throughout New York City for the past 18 years, including Times Square, DUMBO, Soho, Governors Island and Harlem. Her public art installations encompass sculpture, drawings, performance, sound, and mixed media, and have been covered extensively by the New York Times, Art Daily, Artnet, Los Angeles Times and Huffington Post, among many others. She is host/ producer of “State of the Arts NYC,” a weekly program on WBAI Radio and a member of Independent Curators International and ArtTable. The West Harlem Art Fund, Inc. is an eighteen year old, public arts organization. WHAF offers exhibition opportunities for artists and creative professionals wishing to share their talent with residents uptown and around the city. The West Harlem Art Fund, Inc. showcases art and culture in open, public spaces to add aesthetic interest to our part of the city; promote historical and cultural heritage; and support community involvement in local development. Our heritage symbol is the double crocodile from West Africa which means unity in diversity.
If you have any question on this experience, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.