Events

Dohee Lee in performance

Screenings, Performances & Events

Performance by Dohee Lee

  • October 5, 2017, 8:00pm – 10:00pm
  • MAWA, 611 Main Street

$30 includes admission to all performance events associated with the conference that evening. Check IEATAconference2017.com for information on how to buy tickets.

 In partnership with International Expressive Arts Therapy Association Conference.

The International Expressive Arts Therapy Association Conference is taking place in Winnipeg this year. This exciting global gathering of arts therapists is titled “Indigenous Roots of Expressive Arts Therapy: Transformation, Social Justice, and Social Change – Globally and Locally.” As part of this event, on Thursday evening several Exchange-area galleries, including MAWA, will be open for an “Evening Celebration of Global Voices and Sacred Stories.” MAWA will be hosting a performance by one of the visiting artists, Dohee Lee. Go to Eventbrite to buy a $30 ticket that includes refreshments. Interested in attending the whole conference? Check out IEATAconference2017.com. Some subsidies are available.

Lee is an Oakland-based, ritual performance artist who fuses traditional Korean and contemporary art. Her works explore engagement of all kinds: physical, emotional, mental, social, economic, political, geographic and spiritual. Her intention is to enhance the connection between beings, nature, ancestors and spirits, and create an empathetic response.