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Seeing through Stone Exhibition Opening Celebration at Barrios Unidos

Barrios Unidos 1817 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, California, United States

Join us for the Opening Celebration of the multi-sited group exhibition, Seeing through Stone, at Barrios Unidos on April 18, 2024. This event is the second of three Openings for the multi-sited exhibition which invites viewers to see beyond the current global realities of the prison complex. This event will include music and refreshments and is free […]

Free

Seeing through Stone Exhibition Opening at San José Museum of Art

San José Museum of Art 110 S Market St, San Jose, California, United States

Celebrate the opening of SJMA’s exhibition Seeing through Stone, part of the ongoing Visualizing Abolition series, which brings together artwork that engages with prisons, justice, and freedom to provide a vision and model of abolition in practice. Galleries are open late with local musical acts. Stop by El Cafecito by Mezcal Restaurant for a light bite and […]

Free

Abolitionist’s Tea Party with jackie sumell

San José Museum of Art 110 S Market St, San Jose, California, United States

Facilitated by jackie sumell, The Abolitionist’s Tea Party asks, “How does the natural world endorse abolition as a strategy for liberation?” In this workshop, participants will circle up and engage with different plants and herbs, some of which are considered “weeds.” Together, attendees will learn how plants have played key roles in stories of resistance […]

First Friday at the Institute of the Arts and Sciences

Institute of the Arts and Sciences 100 Panetta Avenue, Santa Cruz, California, United States

Join us on May 3 for First Friday at the Institute of the Arts and Sciences (100 Panetta Ave, Santa Cruz, CA). Enjoy an after-hours viewing of Seeing through Stone.  Seeing through Stone invites viewers to see beyond the current global realities of the prison complex, drawing attention to already existing practices of imagining the […]

Free