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Opening Reading: Gay New York: Walt Whitman to the Present
Jun 20, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Exhibit Opening, Community Open House, and Celebratory Reading & Dialogue
with artist Nicholas Buffon and poets Michael Klein, Joey DeJesus, ray ferreira, Cyree Jarelle Johnson, and Chrysanthemum Tran
6:00 – Opening Reception
7:00 – Reading & Dialogue
Join us for a celebration of the opening of an exhibition of recent work by sculptor and painter Nicholas Buffon celebrating iconic LGBTQ locales in New York and beyond. Following a community open house with tours of the artwork and a reception, poets Michael Klein, Joey De Jesus, ray ferreira, Cyree Jarelle Johnson, and Chrysanthemum Tran read new work written in response to the show. A dialogue with artist Nicholas Buffon and the poets follows the reading.
- Jun 20, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
- Event Category:
- Exhibition Opening
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In the context of the Gay New York: Walt Whitman to the Present exhibition, poets and artists discuss the role of the arts in shaping memory and understanding.…