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BLOOM: A Community Project

April 29 @ 12:00 pm - April 30 @ 5:00 pm

……. B L O O M …..

April 29 & 30
Bloom is a community project inviting local artists and community members to paint flowers on wood for the exterior of The Port Ministries’ Family Center. All are welcome to paint with us and share in 2 days of activities to plant seeds of knowledge and resistance.

In Collaboration: Michelle West, Mujeres Mutantes, The Port Ministries, Mujeres en Resistencia Xicago, Historias Monarca, Brown Wall Project ?

Free. All Ages. Family Friendly.
The Port Ministries
5017 S. Hermitage, Chicago, IL

Saturday 4/29/17
12- 6:00 pm: Bloom Exhibition & Installation
12- 6:00 pm: Mercado Artesanal
12- 3:00 pm: Open Paint of Flowers on Wood
1:00 – 2:00 pm: Featured Artist Talk: Michelle West
2:00 – 4:00 pm: Taller: Seed Bomb Making Workshop
2:00 – 4:00 pm: Historias Monarca
4:00 – 6:00 pm: Mujeres en Resistencia Film screening & discussion

Sunday 4/30/17
1:00 -5:00 pm: Bloom Exhibition & Installation
1:00 – 5:00 pm: Mercado Artesanal
1:00 – 4:00 pm: Open Paint of Flowers on Wood
2:00 – 3:00 pm: Mexica Danza al Renacimiento
4:00 – 5:00 pm: Taller: Conozca sus derechos

Musical Performance:
Vivian Garcia
More TBA

❗️Bring cash along for food and some vendors may be cash only. Thank you.

Karakol Playeras y Impresión del Poster
Ollin papalotl
XICA Boutique
Dachi por Adriana Rivera
Las Crafty Anties
La Tribu
Plata Mexicana
Makuill Ollin
Yelitza Arts
Mujeres Mutantes
MujeresenResistencia Mesa Informativa

Fondito Ambulantes – tacos de canasta (Sunday only)

We welcome any projects that fall within the theme of bloom, growth, nature, migration. Must be free to the community.

We are seeking live musicians. Open Mic, floetry etc ?

Cover digital art by Michelle West


April 29 @ 12:00 pm
April 30 @ 5:00 pm
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The Port Ministries
5013 S Hermitage Ave
Chicago, IL 60609 United States


Mujeres Mutantes

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