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A Sense of Pride: Creativity Exploration LGBTQ+Teens and Friends “Self-Dissecting”

November 3 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A Sense of Pride, NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale

A Sense of Pride features workshops, symposia, discussions and performances that foster inclusion, acceptance, and understanding. Free workshops, open to the general public  take place at Broward County Library branches and explore topics such as identity and acceptance. Creativity Exploration promotes the mind-to-body experience, emotional benefits of art making and creative process. Participants are introduced to mindfulness and positive flow state-of-mind as they develop pride, confidence, empathy and tolerance in a safe space where they can expand their perceptions and increase brain connectivity through visual and cognitive stimulation.  Workshops are led by Lark Keeler, President of the FAEA and a specialist in mindfulness.

November’s theme is Self-Dissecting. Teens and friends will learn about the narrative elements of contemporary British artist Grayson Perry’s ceramic vessels and his female alter-ego,Claire, a character who challenges gender and cultural norm. Participants will craft their autobiographical story on the surface of a decorative vase.

This is event is free and open to the public. Limited seating. Advance reservations required.

RSVP HERE.

Location: West Regional Broward County Library, 8601 West Broward Blvd. , Plantation, FL 33314

A Sense of Pride is presented by NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale and is made possible with generous support of the Community Foundation of Broward , in partnership with the Broward County Public Libraries Division.

 

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Date:
November 3
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Organizer

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Phone:
954-262-0258

Venue

West Regional Broward County Library
8601 West Broward Blvd.
Plantation, FL 33314 United States
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Phone:
954-262-0258

Details

Date:
November 3
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
,

Organizer

NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale
Phone:
954-262-0258

Venue

West Regional Broward County Library
8601 West Broward Blvd.
Plantation, FL 33314 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
954-262-0258