Rivers of Plastic: A Conversation with Aymar Ccopacatty and Nora Naranjo MorseAugust 5, 2018
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join the Museum of International Folk Art and the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture for a cross cultural conversation on the invasiveness of plastic waste in Native communities and how these two artists are incorporating this material into their work in New Mexico and Peru. A performance of Latin American Baroque music by the Santa Fe Desert Chorale precedes the talk.
1:30 Free performance by the Santa Fe Desert Chorale
1:45 – 2:30 Artists Aymar Ccopacatty and Nora Naranjo Morse in conversation
2:30 – 4:00 Hands-on plastic textile making and pop-up shop
Sunday, August 5, 2018 at the Museum of International Folk Art from 1-4pm
1-1:30pm: Free performance by the Santa Fe Desert Chorale
1:45–2:30: Aymar Ccopacatty and Nora Naranjo Morse in conversation
2:30-4:00: Hands-on plastic textile making and pop-up shop
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Crafting Memory: The Art of Community in Peru. Funded by the Museum of New Mexico Foundation, Hutson-Wiley Echevarria Foundation, Santa Fe Desert Chorale, and the Charles and Edwina Milner Foundation.
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