Originally from Miami, Frantz Jean-Baptiste is a painter whose work engages with questions of identity and blackness in America, and reflects his Haitian-Caribbean background. He holds a BFA from California College of the Arts and currently teaches art at a Montessori school in Alameda.
Explore the range of mark-making employed by artists in About Things Loved: Blackness and Belonging and find fresh perceptions of space in their abstract works. Then, using acrylic paint and other materials, create a layered canvas of your own.
About Gallery + Studio
On the second Saturday of each month, Gallery + Studio connects art viewing with art making in ways that engage both young people and their grown-ups. Each two-part workshop integrates an interactive gallery tour with a related art project, and lasts about an hour and a half. Sign up on site beginning fifteen minutes before the session you wish to attend.
For ages 6 to 12 with accompanying adult(s)
Space is limited to twelve kids per session; please arrive promptly to sign up.
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Date(s) - 07/13/19
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Free for kids 18 & under and for one adult per child 13 & under
Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) 2155 Center Street Berkeley
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