Events

As part of Visions of Confinement we will have weekly thematic workshops/panel discussions/ performances/ talks. Below is a calendar of events and happenings throughout the summer.

Thursday, July 7 – Saturday, July 9

Visions of Confinement will host a series of in-gallery symposiums from Thursday, July 7 to Saturday, July 9, 2016 presented by Isaac Scott of The Confined Arts. These discussions and workshops will include the voices, experiences, and expertise of currently and formerly incarcerated artist, poets, speakers, and advocates. Discussions will include topics such as: Let’s Not Re-envision Prison Let’s Abolish ItBeing Queer, Old, and in SolitaryIntersecting the Struggles of Mass Incarceration and the ArtsIssues with Re-entryMental Health: A DiscussionClemency: A HistoryViolence Against Women in PrisonIncarceration and Its Direct Impact on Families


Wednesday, July 13

Incorrigibles: Reform, Oppression, and Defiance at a Girls’ Training School

Presented by Kathleen Hulser, 6:15 PM


Saturday, July 16

Wand Making Workshop

Presented by Alison Cornyn of the Incorrigibles Project, 1:00-4:00 PM


Thursday, July 21

The Journey from Confinement to Release: The Impact of Both on Female Survivors of Abuse

Presented by Donna Hylton, 1:00-3:00 PM


Wednesday, August 3

The Transformative Power of the Arts in Corrections

Presented by Craig Cullane of RTA, 6:00 PM


Wednesday, August 10

Lullaby Writing Workshop

Presented by Deidre Rodman Struck of Carnegie Hall’s Lullaby Project, 1:00 PM


Saturday, August 13

Life after Life in Prison Panel Discussion

Presented by Sara Bennett with Tracy and Evelyn, 2:00 PM


Wednesday, August 17

SUSTAINING FREEDOM, LIVING A LIBERATED LIFE FROM THE INSIDE-OUT!

Talk by Ivy Woolf-Turk, Founder of Project Liberation, 1:00 PM


Friday, August 19

Breaking Down Patriarchy: An Interactive Workshop with Art and Resistance Through Education (ARTE)

Presented by Marissa Gutierrez-Vicario of ARTE, 1:00 PM


Wednesday, August 24

Film Screening and Panel Discussion of Life Outside:Rosalie Comes Home

Presented by Rosalie Cutting,Cheryl Wilkins,Geraldine Downey  6:00 PM


Friday, August 26

Write to Matter Workshop

Presented by Delores and Mary Joyce of Write to Matter, 2:00 PM


Saturday, August 27

Love Thyself First Workshop (Part 1 of 3)

Presented by Haydee Lee Toro, 12:00-2:00 PM


Saturday, September 3

Love Thyself First Workshop (Part 2 of 3)

Presented by Haydee Lee Toro, 12:00-2:00 PM

Breaking Down Patriarchy: An Interactive Workshop with Art and Resistance Through Education (ARTE)

Presented by Marissa Gutierrez-Vicario of ARTE, 3:00 PM


Thursday, September 8

Mariposa and the Saint Performance and Discussion

Presented by Julia Steele Allen, 7:00 PM


Saturday, September 10

Love Thyself First Workshop (Part 3 of 3)

Presented by Haydee Lee Toro, 12:00-2:00 PM

Closing Event for Visions of Confinement, 3:00-6:00 PM


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