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 …

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 …

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 …

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.