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Posted on: April 15, 2021

PictoGraff at the Branigan Cultural Center

NI Uno Mas Picture

Be a part of the seventh annual street art festival at Branigan Cultural Center, which will be dedicated to Indigenous expression, and will feature Arrowsoul Art, dancers, textile artists, music, outdoor exhibitions. and more.


This year’s program honors the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, Girls, and Two-Spirits (MMIWG2S) as well as Ni Una Más (Not One More) movements. These movements are ignited across borders from Canada to Mexico by art and creation. Experience the life, color, and power that graffiti art brings to communities and to Indigenous peoples around the world. This event will take place fully online and can be accessed at: https://rebrand.ly/PictoGraff

Wednesday, May 5

Noon Opening dance

12:30 p.m. PictoGraff 101

Thursday, May 6

Noon to 1:30 p.m. Artist features

5:30 p.m. Dance workshop: Reconnecting with our Creative Energy/Taller de Danza: Reconectando con Nuestra Energia Creativa with Energyal*

Friday, May 7

Noon to 1:30 p.m. Artist features

5:30 p.m. MMIWG2S and Ni Una Más Roundtable/ Foro de MMIWG2S y Ni Una Más*

Saturday, May 8

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Youth PictoGraff Kit Pick-Up

Grab a take-home kit with screen-printed tees and a kid’s activity. Kits will be available on first-come, first-served basis on Saturday outside the Branigan Cultural Center.

2 p.m. to 3 p.m. ArrowSoul Art

Workshop for Youth/Taller del Arte ArrowSoul*

3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Artist features

4:30 p.m. Closing words

*These events are bilingual in English and Spanish

The Branigan Cultural Center, 501 N. Main St., is accessible via RoadRUNNER Transit Route 1, Stop 36. The Branigan Cultural Center will be closed for construction through June 2021. For up-to-date information on museum reopening, virtual programming, and more, visit the website at: https://www.las-cruces.org/2523/museums or follow us on Facebook and Instagram @LCMuseums.
 

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