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Arts, Culture & Fun: Chakaia Booker Talk & Sculpture Workshop

Thursday, March 27, 2014

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.

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Acclaimed artist Chakaia Booker will discuss her work and lead a sculpture workshop. Participants are asked to bring meaningful objects for incluson in their own artwork.

Booker uses industrial materials to merge ecological, economic, and social concerns. Her best-known works are expressed through recyclable, discarded automobile tires. Booker has lectured and exhibited extensively around the country. Her scultpures are included in dozens of public collections, including the permanent collections at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of Art.

Presented in partnership with the Art Students League of New York.

The event is open to the public. Space is limited. To RSVP, please email bk.artsculturefun@parks.nyc.gov or call (718) 218-2380.

Location

McCarren Play Center Accessible
776 Lorimer Street
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Arts, Culture, and Fun

Contact Number

(718) 218-2380

Contact Email

bk.artsculturefun@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Accessible, Art, Talks

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