Selected Press

REPEATING ISLANDS

TAKE FIVE IN ST. CROIX:

A Survey of Race, Identity, Gender and Power

TAKE FIVE IN ST. CROIX is a survey of race, identity, gender and power in the United States Virgin Islands through an annual performance and exhibition series in site-specific historical locations: University of the Virgin Islands, Caribbean Cultural Center for the Arts, Whim Museum, Fort Frederik, and Fort Christiansted. This event takes place on December 4-8, 2016.

Featuring David Antonio Cruz, Rashaad Newsome, Kharis Kennedy, La Vaughn Belle, and Oceana James.

Site-Specific Art Installations & Performances: Curatorial thesis explores the intersections of race, power, gender and identity politics related specifically to Caribbean history spread over various locations on the island of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands.

Engage with the Community & Learn about St. Croix History: The aim of this project is to establish an annual retreat to St. Croix after Art Basel Miami Beach, attracting a broad international audience engaging with the island’s people and shared histories with the U.S., Africa and Europe through the lens of visual and performance platforms.

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Source: http://hyperallergic.com/ (http://hyperallergic.com/)

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