First Thursday: Folk My Life Performance

First Thursday: Folk My Life Performance

Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Meet us in DUMBO to get the royal treatment and to experience Folk My Life, an exhibition featuring NYFA Fellows and Finalists in the Folk/Traditional Arts category. 

On Thursday, August 4, during DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk, Aeilushi Mistry will perform Garba – Divada dance, a folk dance from Gujarat, India in the gallery space. Paulomm Mistry, a Percussionist, will play Garba Dhol while Aeilushi Mitry and Rutvij Mistry, will perform the dance and invite attendees to dance along. The gallery will be open from 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, and the performance will take place at 7:00 PM.

Title: Folk My Life Performance for DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk
Date: Thursday, August 4, 2016, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: NYFA Gallery, 20 Jay Street, Suite 740, Brooklyn NY 11201
This event is free and open to the general public.

Exhibiting artists include:

Carrie Hill, Mary Tooley Parker, Zhong-Hua Lu, Hongyi He, Kesler Pierre, Bonnie Gale, Wang Guowei, Camille Yeung, and Vít Hořejš. 

Image: Kesler Pierre (Fellow in Folk/Traditional Arts ‘12), Grann Brijit, 2014

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