Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can contue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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ACES: Artists of Color Expo & Symposium
November 17, 2017 - November 18, 2017Free
Artists of Color Expo & Symposium (ACES) is a two-day, POC-led, community-curated program with performances, exhibits, presentations, workshops, listening opportunities, and open forums. Our vision is to establish a space for us to celebrate and center ourselves. We are coming together with intentionality to value our work and to see each other as resources while focusing on the challenges and solutions we face as artists of color in the Pacific Northwest.
Stay tuned for more information about the program and resources available at this event in this feed or at artistsofcolorexpo.org.
ACES, presented by Shunpike, is made possible by funding from theNational Endowment for the Arts and Seattle Department of Neighborhoods in partnership with Office of Arts & Culture Seattle,4Culture, Washington State Arts Commission, Seattle Center, Seattle Art Museum, Artist Trust, Arts Corps, The Vera Project, Consulado de México en Seattle, Seattle Children’s Museum, Pacific Science Centerand SPoCS – Seattle People of Color Salon. Consulting guidance and oversight has been generously provided by NonWhiteWorks.