Updated: Jul 8
A something in a summer's Day
As slow her flambeaux burn away
Which solemnizes me.
A something in a summer's noon—
A depth—an Azure—a perfume—
And still within a summer's night
A something so transporting bright
I clap my hands to see—
Another summer's Day!
~ Emily Dickinson
ART YARD Summer Session 2023 Do Something! Art As Activism starts on Monday, July 10th with a class about history of tattooing and innovative contemporary designs taught by ART YARD Artist Jules Lorenzo.
Other sessions include making Protest Signs with Jane Huntington, paper dolls for Pride Couture with Eden Moore, and an exploration of performance art practices inspired by the Fluxus movement with Ajani Russell.
We are looking forward to a fantastic summer and hope you will be joining us. If you can’t join us in person, make sure to read all about it in our weekly ART YARD recap!
Other Art News
You are invited to join ART YARD Artists Candy Heiland and Marie Roberts who have work included in The Arc Project: Humans from Mundane to Mythical which opens Saturday, July 8th, 2023 from 1‐6pm at BWAC 481 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn.
Exhibition evite, and Candy with her work installed in the exhibition.
This Sunday July 9, 5:30-8pm you are invited to FiveMyles (558 St Johns Place, Crown Heights, Brooklyn) for the opening reception of Gathering curated by ART YARD Board Member Cecile Chong and Sophia Ma.
By the way, we are looking forward to a Summer Session class inspired by this exhibition with Cecile on Tuesday July 11th at FiveMyles!
You are encouraged to apply to participate in a project of artist trading cards brining awareness to books which have been banned!