Storytelling and Portraiture

Storytelling and Portraiture

Family Days
(Simon Gentry)

Asia Society Texas Center’s fifth Family Day since opening will celebrate storytelling and the current exhibitions, Portraiture Now: Asian American Portraits of Encounter and kip fulbeck: part asian, 100% hapa.

Partners in the arts, ethnic, and literary communities will explore stories’ numerous forms, such as dance, poetry, and theater. This family event will encourage visitors’ creative expression through activities, demonstrations, guided art tours, and performances.

 

Schedule

Chinese Zodiac Storytelling by Mary Dodson Wade
1:00 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Polynesian Dance and Storytelling by Hālau Hōʻ'ola Ka Mana O Hawaiʻi
1:30 pm
Festival Lawn

Guided Tour of Portraiture Now: Asian American Portraits of Encounter
1:45 pm
Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery

Storytelling through Yoga by Beth Reese, Yogiños: Yoga for Youth
2:00 pm
Water Garden Terrace

South Indian Music and Storytelling by Prema Bhat
2:30 pm
Water Garden Terrace

Persian Storytelling by Kaemerz Dotiwala
3:00 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Memory Storytelling Game by Janine Joseph and HGOco
3:30 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Blind Contour Drawing
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Chinese Scroll Making
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

Portrait Activity
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Edward Rudge Allen III Education Center

kip fulbeck: part asian, 100% hapa Interactive Photography
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Fayez Sarofim Grand Hall

 

Education Programs at Asia Society Texas Center are made possible, in part, by Nancy C. Allen, JP Morgan Chase, and the Reliant Energy Charitable Foundation.

 

Thanks To

Prema Bhat, Kaemerz Dotiwala, Hali Ganbold, Rebecca Hollingsworth, Vehishta Kaikobad, and Mary Dodson Wade.

 

Event Details

24 February 2013
1:00pm - 4:00pm

1370 Southmore Blvd.
Houston, TX 77004
713.496.9901

Free for Asia Society members; $5 for nonmembers. Tickets available at the door.
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