Creating An Art Exhibition Through Shared Experiences Of Food: Artists With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities And University Students

When: September 14, 2021 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Fabric artwork of family BBQ

Presented by Carissa DiCindio, assistant professor of art and visual culture education, and Yumi Shirai, director of ArtWorks and assistant professor at the Sonoran Center on Disabilities, this virtual talk focuses on how community museum spaces can promote multi-group interactions and creative projects focused on care and connection. As an example, the presenters share the process and outcome of developing the collaborative exhibition "Acts of Love and Community: Sharing Experiences with Food and Art," which opens at the UAMA on Oct. 24.

Audience: All
Audience size: Large (101-500)
Price: Free and open to the public


Campus: Virtual


United States

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Natasha Allen The University of Arizona Museum of Art

Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact: Natasha Allen