V.20 No.41 | 10/13/2011
Mina Yamashita Mina's Dish In a Pickle Canning, drying and freezing made easy In our musty Detroit cellar my mother tended a 5-gallon crock. She was making tsukemono —a fermented cabbage pickle that’s like kimchi but without the heat. Tsukemono was my introduction to homemade pickles that employed a process learned over generations. Art No Idle Hands: The Myths and Meanings of Tramp Art Tuesday, July 17: 10am-5pm Museum of International Folk Art
Enjoy the first large-scale museum exhibition dedicated to tramp art since 1975. More than 150 examples of tramp art, concentrating on works from the United States, with additional international examples.
Learn I've Got the Power: Power Dynamics in Kink Tuesday, July 17: 7:30pm Self Serve
An introduction to dominance and submission as well as power dynamics in relationship. Define the terms, answer your own questions through play and receive hands-on tips.
Photo by Eric Tillinghast Art Þyngdarljóð: Gravity's Poetry Wednesday, July 18: 11am-4pm Richard Levy Gallery
A series of photographs of Icelandic waterfalls by Eric Tillinghast. Each waterfall is displayed in a light box containing internal mechanics that generate light and sound to simulate surging water.
Image via Pixabay Kids The Science of Sound Wednesday, July 18: 2-3pm Rudolfo Anaya Library
Learn about the science of recorded sounds. Record a voice straight to vinyl with a restored record cutter and make a record player from paper and a cactus needle. For ages 13 to 17.
Art Trajectory Wednesday, July 18: 5-8pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Sean Paul Gallegos' innovative 3D pieces transform everyday items from the trash into objects of cultural significance. Runs through 7/31.
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