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PLAYDATE! Free Third Sundays at Sugar Hill

Photo by Michael Palma Mir

Photo by Michael Palma Mir

Join us for our monthly fun-filled FREE family day featuring Japanese artist Taisan Tanaka and musician Sumei Kaneko, storytelling, exhibitions, and more! Free Admission. 

On view NOW, The Salon

Get your stories ready! Explore the participatory, multimedia installation that unfolds the story world of Bibliobandido, a story bandit that eats stories and terrifies little kids into offering him stories they've written. Prepara tus cuentos! Explora la instalación multimedia que desarrolla el cuento de Bibliobandido, el enmascarado que aterroriza a los niños hasta que le ofrezcan un cuento que hayan escrito. 

JEWEL-BRIGHT: Kaleidoscope of Neighborhood Gems
On view NOW, The Living Room

Our Living Room transforms into a grand space of reflective material and media that celebrates the luminous nature of our beloved community.  El ‘Living Room’ se transforma en un espacio grandioso de materiales reflectivos que celebran la naturaleza luminosa de nuestra comunidad.  

ANA MENDIETA: Thinking About Children’s Thinking
On view NOW, The Legacy Gallery

Enter conceptual Cuban artist Ana Mendieta’s world through sound art, videos and photographs, about collective and individual experiences. Guest curated by Amy Rosenblum Martín. Entra al mundo de la artista conceptual Cubana Ana Mendieta a través de sonidos, videos, y fotografías, sobre la experiencia colectiva e individual. 

1:00 - 2:00pm, The Living Room

Hello, Hello, Hello! The fabulous Flor Bromley will perform musical tales. ¡Hola, Hola, Hola! La fabulosa Flor Bromley presentara cuentos musicales.

2:00 - 3:00pm, Living Room
Artist Taisan Tanaka will teach our tiny visitors about art of calligraphy, its origins and methods. Be sure to join the fun and create your very own calligraphy to take home!

3:00 - 3:30pm, Living Room

Artist Taisan Tanaka will delight us with a large-scale calligraphy performance accompanied by the melodic sounds of the Shamisen and Koto instruments by musician Sumie Kaneko. 

3:30 - 4:00pm, Living Room

Japanese Koto & Shamisen player and Jazz singer/songwriter Sumi Kaneko delights us with a musical performance.

Later Event: April 15