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Archive: March, 2009

Opening Reception for Artist Joe Sam

Posted by James Revillini - March 3, 2009 -
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The public is invited to an exhibition by mixed media painter and sculptor Joe Sam showing in the Barnes Franklin Art Gallery at Tunxis Community College, now through March 12.  The opening reception is Tuesday, March 3 at 4 pm.  An artist’s talk will be given on Thursday, March 5 at 7 pm in room 6-127. 

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3rd Annual Pueblo Day

Posted by James Revillini - March 3, 2009 -
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Tunxis Community College hosts a free presentation on the culture, traditions and history of the Pueblo Indians on Tuesday, March 3 at 10 am in Room 6-127.  Traditional Pueblo blue corn pancakes will be served. 
Members of the Taos, Zuni, and Hopi Pueblos will discuss the importance of their sacred sites. The history of the Taos Buffalo Herd and its relationship to the buffalo dance will be explained. Arts and artifacts of Pueblo culture, including pottery, painting, and jewelry will be featured along with traditional drumming and singing.
 

 

 
 

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