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Samasama Art Show + Gathering

  • Shopkeepers 1231 Florida Avenue Northeast Washington, DC, 20002 United States (map)

Soul & Ink and Batang Kankaloo present the 2nd Annual SAMASAMA Art Show & Gathering, a volunteer run exhibition held in honor of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May at Shopkeepers. This show will present original work by artists of color from diaspora communities. The theme of the exhibit is bayanihan, which refers to the spirit of communal unity, work, and cooperation to achieve a particular goal.

Join us for an evening of art and atmosphere at Shopkeepers. Food and beverage provided by MakettoFeaturing live screen printing by Soul & Ink and Les Talusan a.k.a. The Pinstriped Rebel curating an all-vinyl set by Asian American and Pacific Islander musicians.

Live paintings by both Cita Sadeli CHELOVE and Maria Miller HASAKO.

Kicheko Goods, founded by jewelry artist Sarah Bayot, will be sharing their first private label capsule. They are proud to launch this special handmade collection based on concepts and relationships inspiring them this season. Designed in D.C. Handmade in Kenya.

RSVP on eventbrite. Registration is free.