Artist Skype Talk Series: Habiba Nowrose
Second in a series of three conversations via Skype between Davis curators and artists Haley Morris-Cafiero, Habiba Nowrose, and Fatimah Tuggar.
Habiba Nowrose (b. 1989, Dhaka, Bangladesh) holds an MS in women’s and gender studies from the University of Dhaka and is currently enrolled in the Professional Program on Photography at the Pathshala South Asian Media Institute. Her series, Concealed, was a finalist for the 2018 Invisible Photographers Awards.
Museum purchase with funds given through the generosity of Linda Wyatt Gruber (Class of 1966), 2018.291
Sep 27, 11 AM, Oct 25, 11 AM, Nov 22, 11 AMMaking Memories
This accessible arts program for adults living with early Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their care partners is a guided exploration of our permanent collections with specially trained museum staff and student guides.Event Date:Friday, September 27, 2019 - 11:00amEvent Date:Friday, October 25, 2019 - 11:00amEvent Date:Friday, November 22, 2019 - 11:00am
Nov 6, 3:30–5 PMEducator Workshop
The Davis welcomes local K-12 educators for a workshop focused on utilizing resources from the permanent collections and current special exhibition. Explore how to connect the themes and works of art on view with your classroom curricula.Event Date:Wednesday, November 6, 2019 -3:30pm to 5:00pm
Sep 18, Oct 16, Nov 20, Dec 18Mindful Meditation
Surround yourself with art, and experience present-moment awareness, in this 30 minute meditation session guided by Kotatsu John Bailes Roshi, the College’s Buddhist chaplain. Meetin in the Davis Lobby at 12:30 p.m.Event Date:Wednesday, September 18, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, October 16, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, November 20, 2019 (All day)Event Date:Wednesday, December 18, 2019 (All day)
Sep 13–Nov 15Recent Acquisitions: New Photographs of Haley Morris-Cafiero and Habiba Nowrose
Two recent acquisitions of work by up-and-coming women photographers, Haley Morris-Cafiero and Habiba Nowrose, embrace the performative aspects of portraiture to confront societal expectations around body image and identity.Event Date:Friday, September 13, 2019 (All day) to Friday, November 15, 2019 (All day)
Oct 24, 4:30–6 PM
Nov 5, 5 PMThe Harry Halverson Lecture on American Architecture: Pamela Karimi
Black Spaces Matter, organized by architect and architectural historian Pamela Karimi, explores the sustainable renewal of the American Post-industrial city through New Bedford, MA's extraordinary abolitionist history.Event Date:Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 5:00pm