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The Current – Closing Party
October 12, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thanks for staying a while!

“The Current: Saying the Quiet Parts Out Loud is ending,” and we invite you to join us one last time to experience a new realm of possibility through the immersive experience in the gallery on October 12th, 5-8 pm.

5:00 – 5:50 pm – Walkthrough: Exclusive walkthrough of the exhibition with the curator, Victoria Miles, including an extension of works showcased by artists Cristina Martinez, Kristina Batiste, and Jason McDonald.

5:50 – 6:50 pm – Roundtable: Multidisciplinary roundtable, moderated by Victoria Miles, with artists Cristina Martinez, Kristina Batiste, Jason McDonald, and Darrell McKinney. The roundtable embraces The Current, An Artist Award’s exploration and celebration of the vast landscape of Black artistic practices in and from Tacoma. The artists will engage in conversation about their works and art journeys.

7:00 – 8:00 pm – Closing Party: Check out the gallery with the featured artist’s newly included work. Stop by the bar in the atrium for the closing reception and get to know the artists through their selection of drinks for the evening. Guests can enjoy light refreshments and a cash bar.

Space for the roundtable is limited; all guests must register to attend! Register here. 
The closing reception at 7 pm is open to invited guests and walk-ins from the public.