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Collage & Assemblage Workshop in Ghana

Join us! Artifacts collected from the streets and markets of Ghana will be transformed into 2-dimensional collages and 3-dimensional assemblages. Collage and assemblage are excellent ways to explore Ghana and express your own creative instinct. The resulting combination of materials affords the opportunity to create new meanings by recombining objects, both cherished and banal with glue, nails, wire and ingenuity …

Open Studio

R train to 25th Street stop; Come see my new, bigger studio in Brooklyn & the new steel and concrete sculpture made during my October fellowship at Vermont Studio Center.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites In Mali

The Birch Wathen Lenox School 210 East 77th Street New York, NY 10075 Btw 2nd & 3rd Ave Janet Goldner’s slide lecture will focus on the UNESCO World Heritage sites in Djenné, Gao, Timbuktu, and Dogon to look at Mali’s rich history. In 2012, an ongoing political crisis erupted in Mali. This presentation is part of the discussion about some …

Vermont Studio Center

We are pleased to announce Janet’s fellowship to the Vermont Studio Center for the month of October.

100 Works on Paper Benefit

Kawral: An Artist Residency in Mali for Peace, Reconciliation & Social Cohesion

College Art Association Poster Session: Kawral was a response to the crisis that erupted in Mali in 2012. This artist residency and resulting exhibition and catalogue are important because they serve as a model for the role that artistic production and culture can play in the life of a nation. Yet, projects such as this are rare. KAWRAL united 25 …

CURRENTLY 80

Sculptors Guild celebrates its 80th year (1937 – 2017) as one of the oldest artist run nonprofit organizations in NY. “Each sculpture embodies a different vision of the world, of the past, present, and future. Some of the sculptures are whimsical: others touch on the tragic. The sculptors present a span of human emotions as wide as the range of …

i found god in myself: the 40th anniversary of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls….

Janet will be participating in i found god in myself: the 40th anniversary of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls…. “The issues surrounding love, sexuality, gender equality, racial identity, and, ultimately, self-love explored by Ntozake Shange’s Work on Broadway 40 years ago remain relevant today.” Souleo, Curator

ArtSlope

Janet will participate in ArtSlope at two locations. Art Slope is a nine-day free, multi-arts festival taking over the historic Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, September 17-25. With an incredibly rich trove of artists, arts organizations, and venues to draw on, Art Slope will bring together artworks from across all disciplines and celebrate New York’s diverse creative community.