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Cultural Arts Workshops for Teachers-Creating Portraits from history, culture and imagination

October 22, 2013 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

$20
David Martine-Director/Curator and artist

Cultural Arts Workshops for Teachers 2013

Part of the JOURNEY program for schools.  Public welcomed – $20 per person.  FREE for participating JOURNEY school district teachers.

Artist:  David Martine Director/Curator of the Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center and award winning painter of Native Americans and Landscapes.

David will talk about his background of belonging to 2 nations (Shinnecock/Montauk and Chiricahua/Fort Sill Apache) and his Hungarian roots in the United States.  An overview of the new living Wikun Village  at the Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center and the museum collection will be given (which includes David’s portraits of known Native Americans from history).  Participants will watch how David begins a portrait project with reference and then create their own portraits using reference and drawing tools.  Bring your preferred drawing  tools and paper!

 

Visit his website and the Shinnecock Nation Cultural Center and Museum

Register online HERE or call 631-271-8423 X14

For more information about the Huntington Arts Council JOURNEY program – see page

Details

Date:
October 22, 2013
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$20
Event Category:

Venue

Main Street Gallery
213 Main Street
Huntington, NY 11743 United States
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Organizer

Huntington Arts Council Inc.
Phone:
631-271-8423
Email:
info@huntingtonarts.org
Website:
huntingtonarts.org