Events

Thursday, September 17, 2015 – 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – OPENING RECEPTION Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Friday, September 18, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the artist: Geandy Pavon – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Monday, September 21, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the curator: Meyken Barreto – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the curator: – Maria A Cabrera Arus – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the artist:Geandy Pavon – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Thursday, September 24, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the curator: Maria A Cabrera Arus – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Friday, September 25, 2015 – 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Panel Discussion “Grown-Up Children from State Socialist Regimes” –  Conducted by Jacqueline Loss, with Anya von BremzenAna María DopicoElzbieta MatyniaVirag MolnarJosé Manuel Prieto, Abel Sierra Madero Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Auditorium (Room N101), Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 66 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10003. A group of professionals from different areas will share their experiences of growing up in state socialist regimes. The panelists’ different nationalities and upbringing will place the recent history and material culture of Cuba in dialogue with both the Cuban exile and the Eastern European and Soviet world.

Monday, September 28, 2015 – 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Screening of feature documentary The Sugar Curtain (2006), directed by Camila Guzmán Urzúa and Courtesy Icarus Films, and the documentary Good bye, Lolek (2005), directed by Asori Soto, with Q&A with Asori Soto and Jerry W. Carlson, conducted by Walfrido DortaOrientation Room/Bark Room (M101), Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, 2 West 13th Street, Room M101, New York, NY 10011.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the curator: Meyken Barreto – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School, 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 – 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm – One hour with the curator: Maria A. Cabrera Arus – Sheila C. Johnson Design Center, Arnold and Sheila Aronson Galleries, Parsons School of Design/The New School – 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, NY