Dark Waters: 2,379 Days and Counting @ Penn Museum, Philadelphia [17 September]

Dark Waters: 2,379 Days and Counting

11:00 - 18:00

 Facebook event page
Penn Museum
3260 South St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
On September 17, 2,379 days will have passed since the Syrian uprising on March 15, 2011. Join us for «Dark Waters: 2,379 Days and Counting,» an interactive community project that continues acclaimed Syrian-born contemporary artist Issam Kourbaj’s exploration into creating art about his homeland. Through this afternoon drop-in workshop with the artist, people of all ages are asked to join in the creation of 2,379 small tin foil and plaster boats to be incorporated into a live-streamed performance of Kourbaj’s notable video piece titled «Strike» later that evening. See the artist’s work currently featured in the exhibition «Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq.»

11:00 am — 5:00 pm (open workshop); 5:00 — 6:00 pm (performance). The workshop and performance are free in the Museum’s outdoor Stoner Courtyard; the exhibition is free with Museum admission.
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ Penn Museum:

A Disruption by John Patrick Stewart
Penn Museum
Smithsonian Museum Day Live!
Penn Museum
Drum Circle Workshop
Penn Museum
Mummies and Martinis
Penn Museum
Drum Circle Workshop
Penn Museum
The Darkside
Penn Museum
Drum Circle Workshop
Penn Museum
Festival for International Students at Penn
Penn Museum
Drum Circle Workshop
Penn Museum

The most anticipated events in Philadelphia :

Harry Potter Festival
Swedesboro, New Jersey
Musiq Soulchild with Vivian Green and Bilal
Electric Factory
Bruno Mars: 24K Magic World Tour
Wells Fargo Center
Bruno Mars
Wells Fargo Center
Nikki Giovanni | A Good Cry: What We Learn from Tears and Laught
Free Library Author Events
Ardmore Vintage Flea Market by Phila Flea
44 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-2212, United States
2017 Puerto Rican Festival Parade
Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Chestnut Hill Harry Potter Festival
Chestnut Hill Pa
Made in Philadelphia Fall Market
Dilworth Park
Rock Allegiance 2017
BB&T Pavilion
The most popular events in your news feed!