The MAMI MARKET is an all-day marketplace featuring goods for sale by local womxn-identified//qtpoc artists and entrepreneurs, a lineup of DJ sets, discussions, and workshops.
The MAMI MARKET is organized with love by BALTI GURLS,Browntourage, Ladin Awad, Top Rank Magazine, Powrplnt, and the MAMI Curatorial Team.
This event is presented as part of MAMI, on view at Knockdown Centerfrom August 6-September 5, 2016.
*Let's take care of each other ♥
BRING YOUR CURIOSITIES//CASH//CREDIT/
The Haitian Creole Language Institute of New York
La Liga Zine
12 Months of Melanin
La Chamba Press
Lady Fancy Nails Pop Up Salon
Troll Hole NYC.... + MOREEEE TBA!
Let your soul bounce with us the whole day!
+1:15-2:15PM: BALTI GURLS in Conversation
An open discussion facilitated by Baltimore-based WOC arts collective Balti Gurls, in collaboration with Mami Market vendors, collectives, and guests about the politics of "safe space.” Does it exist?//How can it function?//Can it be achieved?
+2:30-5:30PM: SMART GIRL CLUB presents "A Midnight Summer's Dream: Goddess, Siren, Nymph", a healing workshop.
Smart Girl Club is an urban feminist collective based in the arts and community outreach. Founded by Destiny Frasqueri and Milah Libin, Smart Girl Club aims to empower women of all shapes, sizes, colors, sexualities, and orientations by focusing on creative collaboration and celebration between women. For it's third time, SGC will host a healing workshop led by Destiny and Milah. This workshop will be a light, sweet & intoxicating afternoon of activities such as elemental magic healing, Fairy Magick, Goddess Worship, Self Love, Color & Sound Therapy. Etherial, Goddess, Witchy Attir is encouraged.
**$5 suggested donation. RSVP AT witchesofhealingrsvp@gmail
+3:45-4:45PM: TOP RANK MAGAZINE Live Podcast Episode
featuring Doreen St. Felix + guests, hosted by Isabel Flower and Marcel Rosa-Salas
**LEVEL UP YOUR 2-STEP**
+ALL DAY: Aural blessings by DJ Trillnatured, SelamX and Jaqi Sparro
+5-6PM: Soul line dance workshop taught by the one and only @Empire City Line Dancers: You will learn the latest line dances being done around the country, danced to current and classic R&B music. Great introductory workshop for first timers!
+7PM: Performance by Shea Boogie Mizrahi
**BE THE STAR OF YOUR OWN LIFE**
+ ALL DAY: Green Screen photo opp, courtesy of POWRPLNT
+ALL DAY: Photo booth experience, courtesy of Holyrad
*sage smoke* ABSOLUTELY NO HATERATION OF ANY KIND WILL BE TOLERATED. *sage smoke*
**Knockdown Center is wheelchair accessible**