FREE & OPEN TO ALL INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY MEMBERS
yəhaw̓ (a regional celebration of Indigenous creatives) and Amplifier are partnering to hosting a beading circle on Thursday May 23rd from 6-9pm. Bring your beadwork to work on, or just yourself for a night of beading and hanging out. Any skill level is welcome, this is the perfect time to learn from your peers or just dedicate time to working. Amplifier will be handing out free artwork, and beading supplies and snacks will be provided.
Amplifier Art Lab is located at 901 Hiawatha Pl S, Seattle, WA 98031 in the retail space directly through the front door.
This is a partner program of yәhaw̓. yәhaw̓ is a year-long Indigenous community-based project culminating in the inaugural exhibition at Seattle Office Of Arts & Culture’s ARTS at King Street Station from March 23 - August 3, 2019. The exhibition is accompanied by a mentorship training cohort, satellite shows, residencies, vendor opportunities and partner programs. yәhaw̓ will feature the work of 200+ Indigenous creatives at over 20 sites across Seattle and beyond. Curated by Tracy Rector (Choctaw/Seminole), Asia Tail (Cherokee), and Satpreet Kahlon, yәhaw̓ celebrates the depth and diversity of Indigenous art made in the Pacific Northwest. Learn more at yehawshow.com.
Amplifier is a nonprofit design lab that builds art and media experiments to amplify the most important movements of our times. We design and distribute art that engages people in the creation of a more just, inclusive and sustainable future. Since 2015, we've worked with more than 300 renowned artists, distributed over a million pieces of art and sent free artwork to hundreds of thousands of students across the United States. amplifier.org @amplifierart.