Cuban artist BELKIS AYÓN RETROSPECTIVE OPENING

  • FOWLER MUSEUM - UCLA 308 Charles E Young Drive East Los Angeles, CA, 90024 United States

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 7-8 PM: ENSEMBLE AFROCUBANOS perform at the OPENING of the exhibit. NKAME: A retrospective of Cuban printmaker BELKIS AYÓN. “The Fowler Museum is pleased to present Nkame, the first solo museum exhibition in the United States dedicated to the work of BELKIS AYÓN (1967–1999)—the late Cuban visual artist whose artwork often reflected Afro Cuban spiritual beliefs including the myth Sikan of the fraternal society Abakuá." ABAKUA percussion traditions, as well as RUMBA will be performed. UCLA FOWLER MUSEUM http://www.fowler.ucla.edu/events/ensemble-afrocubanos/ The exhibit continues until February 12.