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The Stoop Series: Welcome to the Afrofuture

  • Bric Gallery 647 Fulton Street Brooklyn, NY, 11217 United States (map)

In this installment of the Stoop Series, we will explore the gamut ofAfrofuturism through a number of mediums including visual art, literature, film, music, and dance. Afrofuturism aficionados Greg TateAshley Clark will discuss the ancient and recent history of Afrofuturism, putting it in its bohemian, post-modern context. Acclaimed filmmaker Terence Nance will screen his latest cutting-edge shortSwimming In Your Skin. Avant-garde hip-hop artist H Prizm (of Anti-Pop Consortium) will spin his freshest electro beats, while freestyle dancers:Linda LaNaija, (of Mawu) and Calvin Booker, known for his new spin on tap dance and house dance…dance on. Additionally, there will be live painting around the theme of Afrofuturism by Egypt.

Illuminating the arts and life around us in Brooklyn, BRIC’s Stoop Seriesfeatures artistic performances, presentations, participatory activities and dynamic conversations. Drop in and explore music, visual art, film, media, storytelling, comedy, and other creative fields.

* Admittance is first come, first serve.
* The Stoop has a limited capacity and seating is NOT guaranteed.  

Earlier Event: April 8
Grand Spring Salon Show 2016
Later Event: June 17
Haute Couture Fine Art Show