Exhibition-Related Programs (all events are free)

Opening Performance: Patrick Michael Ballard & Nathan Bockelman: MUKRAKER

Saturday, January 21, 2017, 4-6pm (Performance begins at 5pm)
Laband Art Gallery

Ballard and Bockelman present a surreal performance about a youth in the throes of simulated wig drama who seek solace in the image of a leader's identity fervor.

Gallery Talk: Dr. Amanda Herring

Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 4pm
Laband Art Gallery

LMU Art Historian Amanda Herring discusses the classic concept of the psychopomp and its relationship to the exhibition.

Film Screening and Q&A with the Artist: Marnie Weber: The Day of Forevermore

Friday, February 17, 2017, 7:00-9:30pm
Mayer Theater, Communication Arts Building

Weber's film examines the relationships between a young witch and an old witch who has sold her soul to the devil.

Panel Discussion: Nepantla: Within the Thresholds of Changes

Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 4-6pm
Malone Hall, 112

Panelists discuss Gloria Anzaldua's concept of nepantla, a Nahuatl concept that represents an in-between space where healers work.

Closing Performance: Jimena Sarno: pluto return

Sunday, March 19, 6pm
Laband Art Gallery

Drawing from the United States' astrological birth chart, the sound installation pluto return questions systems of knowledge and brings an awareness of our dark sides and fears.