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Jono Vaughan’s Project 42: Performance and Discussion

Sunday, August 27, 7 p.m.
A multidisciplinary, collaborative performance project in honor of Tiffany Berry, a transgender person slain in Memphis in 2006.

We the People Curators in Conversation

Tuesday, September 12, 6 p.m.
A moderated conversation between We the People guest curators with artist and independent curator Dyani White Hawk.

Artist Response: Leslie Barlow on Images and Social Change

Saturday, April 8, 1 p.m.
Artist Leslie Barlow will host an informal public gathering to talk about the relationship of images to social change.

Listening Session: Rochester Art Center

Saturday, April 22, 10 a.m.
Join the M for a Listening Session as part of RAC’s southern Minnesota artists resource fair, Spring Catalyst. We want to hear how art fits into day-to-day life in your community.

Listening Session: Somali Museum of Minnesota

Saturday, April 1, 3:30 p.m.
The M is partnering with the Somali Museum of Minnesota to hear from community members about how art fits into their lives.

Listening Sessions: We the People

The M is partnering with cultural organizations around the state to hold community discussions tackling questions about how the arts fit into Minnesotans’ lives. Through these conversations, we’re hoping to glean information about the changes necessary to make museum spaces like the M truly inviting and open to all who are interested in the arts.

Discussion: Yasufumi Nakamori (Mia), Chaun Webster (Ancestry Books), Taiyon Coleman (St. Kate’s), and Alberto Justiniano (Teatro del Pueblo)

Ken Gonzales-Day’s short film Run Up, which re-enacts the lynching of Charles Valento in 1920, will be the starting point for a lively conversation about the history of photography, racial violence, and absent narratives.

In-Gallery Performance: Futuristic Moves

Serita Colette, Junauda Petrus, and Jessica Lopez Lyman respond to Ken Gonzales-Day: Shadowlands with an improvisational performance in the M’s gallery space.

Reading: A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota

Poet and editor Sun Yung Shin will be joined in conversation by anthology contributors Rodrigo Sanchez-Chavarria and Diane Wilson. McNally Smith College of Music’s Contemporary Vocal Ensemble will also perform new work made in response to Ken Gonzales-Day’s short film “Run Up.”

The M After Hours

Thursday, July 6, 6 – 9 p.m.
Raise a glass, listen to live music, browse upcycled merch, and make art with artist David Hamlow at the M after hours.