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Thu,Nov 2, 2023 @ 6:00 pm 9:00 pm

Alma Moyo & Weeksville Heritage Center proudly present Resurrect/Resistance, a visual arts exhibit and musical festival + community inquiry project that explores what communities of African descent need to resurrect from our cultural traditions in order to liberate and heal ourselves. This is an ode to the spirit of maroon warriors, to healing, and to liberation! Join us as we use visual arts, roots drum music, and dance to open the portal to healing ourselves and the world from systemic racism and the legacy of colonialism and enslavement.

Sponsored by Brooklyn Arts Council/ Creative Equations Fund

Collaborations by Center for Nu Leadership, Haitian Women for Haitian Refugees, & Chiquita Brujita

Exhibition Opening: Resurrect/Resistance

Thursday, November 2

6pm – 9pm

Curated by Manuela Arciniegas & Weeksville Heritage Center. Featuring visual artists Gran Bwa, Marco Rios, and Josue Guarionex.

Join us for conversations with the artists, a curated gallery walk, performances and more. Light bites and refreshments will be provided.

Liberation Village Festival

Saturday, November 3

12pm – 5pm

Join us for learning stations with healing vendors & organizers exploring healing techniques, abolitionist worlds and more! Featuring live musical and dance performances, movement and healing workshops, & gallery tours with exhibition artists.