ARTIST TALK: DIAVOLO’S JACQUES HEIM
April 23 event canceled
Artistic Director and Founder of DIAVOLO, Jacques Heim, will give a talk framing his company’s unique performance style, his creative process, and the role of built structure in both. Presented in collaboration between FirstWorks and RISD Interior Architecture
PAST WORKSHOP: Developing Diverse and Equitable Education…
8/31/21 from 1:00-2 PM
… Using a Musical Lens
Taught by Jamil Jorge, FirstWorks Education Director
Educators can use the broad concept of intersecting identities to think critically about representative and equitable educational programming. Discussion topics include American music, visual art, in-class guest artists, mutual connections over differences. One PLU credit
FREE to Educators- Register Here
Join us and members of Urban Bush Women as we wrap up their FirstWorks residency with a specialty brunch menu created by the culinary team at the Dorrance. Enjoy a mouth-watering buffet, relaxed conversation & soul-nourishing live jazz performed by Rhode Island’s own Travis Colby Band. ADVANCE TICKETS REQUIRED.
COVER YOUR FACE IN STYLE
with Celebrity Costume Designer Machine Dazzle
June 11, 4 PM via Zoom
Create your very own over-the-top face mask in this hands-on Zoom workshop for all ages. No experience or shopping required! The theme of the event is MUSIC. Participants will be guided to create a piece inspired by a favorite song, lyric or genre using RECYCLED materials FOUND around the house, in the garden or on a walk in a park. Just bring your creativity!
FirstWorks and ASaP (Artists and Scientists as Partners) co-host a Master Class with Jillian Davis from Complexions Contemporary Ballet, in conjunction with the ASaP 2019 Symposium at Brown University.
MIWA MATREYEK Glorious Visions in Animation
March 25 event postponed
Rescheduled date TBA
Merging animated vistas and her own moving shadow, Miwa Matreyek creates a moving art gallery of magical, spellbinding narratives and debuts her newest work exploring connections between humans and climate change.