Thursday, March 31, 2011

RC GORMAN, Trip to the National Museum of the American Indian

Zion Smith, Woman and Bowl, Age: 10

Mask Making workshop with Jeramie Bellmay and Albus Cavus

This past Sunday Perry School kids and Albus Cavus Made masks at The Fridge in  Eastern Market. 

Perry School Kids at the Albus Cavus DJ workshop

Perry School Kids at the Christylez Bacon/ Albus Cavus Workshops

At Albus Cavus Sunday School, Perry School kids become human-beatboxes with Christylez Bacon.
Christylez Bacon (pronounced: chris-styles) is a GRAMMY Nominated Progressive Hip-Hop artist and multi-instrumentalist from Southeast, Washington, DC. As a performer, Christylez multi-tasks between various instruments such as the West African djembe drum, acoustic guitar, and the human beat-box (oral percussion), all while continuing the oral tradition of storytelling through his lyrics.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Night at the Museum (sneak peek at student art!)

"Little Girls" by Zyheira Scroggins, age: 5

"Blue" by Broderick Ford, age: 6

"2 Teachers Dancing" by Christopher Roberts, age: 10

"2 Pretty Women" by Zakiya Wells

"Lots of Circles" by A.J. Judd, age: 10

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Our visit to the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art

Students Researching for upcoming sculpture project!!

Toussaint Louverture et la vieille esclave (Toussaint Louverture and the elderly slave)
Ousmane Sow
We had a blast at NMAFA!!