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KCRW Summer Nights with MCASB ft. KCRW DJ Tyler Boudreaux
Jul 6 • 7:00 pm PDT
KCRW is joining up with Museum of Contemporary of Art Santa Barbara (MCASB) for a party in the courtyard! The event will feature a live set from KCRW Tyler Boudreaux, after hours access to the museum, a Spritz Garden with Ysidro, and a homemade Oaxacan tamale stand. Come dance with us!
5 – 7 pm
Paint at Paseo (MCASB & Paseo Nuevo, Center Court): painting workshop led by Vanessa Wallace Gonzalez
Artist Talk: Sarah Rosalena and Lindsay Preston Zappas in conversation on the occasion of the exhibition Pointing Star. Conversation will start at 5:30, followed up a brief Q&A
7 – 10 pm
KCRW Summer Nights at MCASB with DJ Tyler Boudreaux, featuring after hours access to the Museum and the exhibition Sarah Rosalena: Pointing Star, a Spritz Garden with Ysidro, homemade Oaxacan tamale stand, and dancing!
Let us know you’re coming and we’ll send you all the details before the event!
KCRW MEMBER PERKS
-Head over to the KCRW street team table to grab an open-bar wristband for unlimited complimentary drinks from the bar!
-Discounts on KCRW merch (up to 30% off!)
Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara (MCASB) seeks to enrich lives and inspire critical thinking through meaningful engagement with the art and ideas of our time. MCASB provides Santa Barbara and the Central Coast with exhibitions and programming that encourage discovery, cultivate new perspectives, and challenge the way we see and experience the world, ourselves, and each other. MCASB was founded in 1976 as an alternative arts space, the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF), by artists and art supporters seeking a venue dedicated solely to contemporary art. Both adaptive and responsive, MCASB is an incubator for new ideas and risk-taking artwork as it positions itself to be a contemporary museum for the 21st century.
ON VIEW AT MCASB
Sarah Rosalena: Pointing Star
The solo exhibition by Sarah Rosalena, Pointing Star, is a series of textiles and ceramics that refigure eight-pointed star motifs used across Turtle Island — here in Wixárika patterns — as a template for weaving images of stars. Works are viewed as hybrid forms, both created by hand and programmed software. For example, Spiral Arm uses a Hubble telescope image of the Milky Way, where the artist reinterpreted each pixel of the digital image into a set of complex weave structures, then handwoven on her loom. More info here.
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