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afroQuantum Experiences: ArtMaker Talks

July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

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Join Creative Pinellas Artist Laureate Jake-ann Jones as she talks one-on-one with leading artists, thinkers, critics, and creators about arts and artists in the Black and Brown community and in society as a whole.  A playwright, journalist, visual artist, and social justice activist, Jake and her guests will delve deeply into the power of art to uncover truths and drive change. The series will explore what it takes to be an artist, the role of the artist in building community, the importance of the artist in recovering and creating new stories, and why artists are important to the future of our world.

Meet Your Host

Jake-ann Jones

Jake-ann Jones began her career as an actress and performance artist at The New York Shakespeare Festival, Ohio Theatre, Soho Rep, Aaron Davis Hall, Dixon Place, Company One, and Penumbra Theatre.  She performed the lead role in Bridgett Davis’ award-winning independent feature film Naked Acts. Jones’ writing for stage includes Portrait of The Artist as… Read More

Special Guest

DJ Donnie Luv, DJ

Nico Sweet, Rapper

Reeves, Independent music artist, promoter, and host of LostBoy Lounge

Details

Date:
July 19
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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