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April 2017

You.SAW — Latin American and Caribbean Festival

April 1st, 2017 @ 12:00 pm7:00 pm

Latin Amer­ican and Caribbean Festival at the Univer­sity of Pitts­burgh, Saturday April 1, 2017 HCUAP You.SAW Table will be OUTSIDE Posvar Hall 12pm-7pm All ages Free

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You.SAW — Assemble, Maker’s Night

April 14th, 2017 @ 5:00 pm7:00 pm
Assemble, 4824 Penn Ave
Pitts­burgh, PA 15224
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Assemble, Maker’s Night, April 14, 2017 5pm-7pm 4824 Penn Ave, Pitts­burgh, PA 15224 ​Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/youth-maker-night-bold-and-brave-punchlines-wguest-artist-jess-duvall-tickets-32872384186 Ages 10+ Free

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You.SAW — Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh-Hazelwood

April 20th, 2017

Carnegie Library of Pitts­burgh-Hazel­wood Branch, Thursday April 20, 2017 Teen Labs Teens Free

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Artist Meet and Greet Mixer at Wigle Whiskey Distillery

April 28th, 2017 @ 6:00 pm8:00 pm
Wigle Whiskey, 2401 Smallman St
Pitts­burgh, PA 15222
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Friday, April 28 from 6pm-8pm Free Adults

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Live mural painting and demonstrations at Carrie Furnaces

April 29th, 2017 @ 1:00 pm3:00 pm
Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Swiss­vale, PA 15218
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RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hcuap-field-trip-day-live-paint-demonstrations-at-the-carrie-furnaces-tickets-33897144271

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January 2019

HCUAP DRINK and INK fundraiser

January 28th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm9:00 pm
A I R : Artist Image Resource, 518 Fore­land St
Pitts­burgh, 15212
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Suggested Dona­tion $10

HCUAP seeks to create plat­forms for conver­sa­tion and educa­tion about urban art produc­tion (graf­fiti, street art, and muralism, among other genres), and to explore aesthetic and histor­ical connec­tions between the post-indus­trial cities of Pitts­burgh, Chicago, and León Guana­juato Mexico.

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February 2019

Nicole Marroquin – Redeveloping a People’s Movement – Lecture

February 8th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Comu­nity Forge, 1256 Franklin Ave
Pitts­burgh, PA 15221
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Join Nicole Marro­quin who will be joining us from Chicago at Commu­nity Forge in Wilkins­burg Rede­vel­oping a People’s Move­ment: Power and Public Partic­i­pa­tion in Chicago Summary: In this talk Nicole Marro­quin will discuss how graf­fiti informs the peoples’ move­ment for power and public partic­i­pa­tion in Chicago. An artist-educator, Marro­quin uses art and archives to explore histo­ries and futures for activism. There will be time for ques­tions and answers and a recep­tion to follow. This event is free and open to the public. The event is part of a series of events created by Hemi­spheric Conver­sa­tions Urban Art Project. Biog­raphy: Nicole Marro­quin is an inter­dis­ci­pli­nary artist, researcher and teacher educator whose current research looks at Chicago school upris­ings between 1967–74. She has recently been in-resi­dence at the Chicago Cultural Center, with the Propeller Fund at Mana Contem­po­rary, at Water­shed, Ragdale, ACRE and Oxbow. Recently, she has presented projects at the Inter­na­tional Sculp­ture Confer­ence in Philadel­phia, at New School in New York, at the Midwestern Archivist Confer­ence in Chicago, at the Newberry Library, Harold Wash­ington Public Library, DePaul Museum of Art, Glass Curtain Gallery, Hull House Museum, North­western Univer­sity and the Museum of Contem­po­rary Art. Spon­sored by Hemi­spheric Conver­sa­tions: Urban Art Project. Thanks…

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May 2019

HCUAP POP UP Exhibit at AIR

May 10th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm9:00 pm
A I R : Artist Image Resource, 518 Fore­land St
Pitts­burgh, 15212
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Free

Hemi­spheric Conver­sa­tions Urban Art Project (hcuap.com) is taking over the garages at AIR for a one night only POP UP exhibit. Featuring an inter­na­tional range of emerging and estab­lished artists pre-curated along­side an open call. The opening event will have live music, snacks and alco­holic bever­ages for your enjoy­ment. BYOB.

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Carrie Furnaces Mural

May 11th, 2019 @ 1:00 pm4:00 pm
Carrie Furnace, Carrie Furnace Blvd
Swiss­vale, PA 15218
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Free

HCUAP and Rivers of Steel are proud to present our latest collab­o­ra­tive mural at the historic Carrie Blast Furnaces with artists from Chicago, Léon Mexico, and Pitts­burgh. Come meet the artists, watch live painting, and take in the sights of the historic iron furnaces. This is a free event, all are welcome.

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January 2020

Institutional Colors in My Neighborhood Guest Lecturer: GLOE

January 27th @ 6:00 pm7:00 pm
Commu­nity of Christ Church in Beechview, 1805 Tonopah Ave
Pitts­burgh, PA 15216
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Free

Join Hemi­spheric Conver­sa­tions Urban Art Project and the Carnegie Library of Pitts­burgh in welcoming Guest Lecturer: GLOE (Glorida Tala­mantes, Creator of Brown Walls Project in Chicago Illi­nois January 27, 2020 6pm- 7pm with recep­tion to follow Guest Lecturer: GLOE (Gloria Tala­mantes, Creator of Brown Walls Project in Chicago Illi­nois) Hosted by HCUAP and Carnegie Library of Pitts­burgh Loca­tion: Commu­nity of Christ, 1805 Tonapah Street Beechview Presen­ta­tion in English with Spanish trans­la­tion, Q&A in English and Spanish Free and open to the public Title: Insti­tu­tional Colors in my Neigh­bor­hood: The Chal­lenge of Graf­fiti Art Descrip­tion: The brown buff paint in Chicago is a sign of trauma. Chicago’s graf­fiti blasters program is a task force strategy to erase graf­fiti (voices) that rebel in part due to the condi­tions brought by system­atic disin­vest­ment in predom­i­nantly Black and Brown inner-city neigh­bor­hoods. For more than a decade, it has served as a model for cities world­wide. In the early 2000s, the Brown Wall Project was formed on the West Side of Chicago to bring aware­ness and chal­lenge the domi­nant narra­tive of graf­fiti. As gentri­fi­ca­tion runs rampant across the globe, in cities like Chicago, we gray out the expec­ta­tions for justice. Devel­op­ments get white­washed in gray.…

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