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9:00 am9:00 pm
CounterCurrent 2017

Don't miss out on a great festival experimenting with art.

12:30 pm2:00 pm
Tag You're It: Discussion

As a part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, come for an engaging discussion analyzing the lyrics and music video "Tag You're It" by pop artist Melanie Martinez.

2:00 pm4:30 pm
Repair and Reuse: Sewing 101 Workshop

Whether you just ripped your favorite pants or want to breathe new life into an old article of clothing, this workshop has something for you! Learn the basics of sewing by hand or with a machine to patch holes and fix rips, or experiment with embroidery to add words and images to T-shirts, bags, pants and more.

5:00 pm7:00 pm
Tag You're It: The Game

As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, join us for an interactive and engaging mystery game to see if you can find out who the wolf is. Prizes will be given to the team that cracks the case!

6:00 pm8:00 pm
"Romeo Is Bleeding" Documentary Screening and Panel Discussion

Watch the documentary "Romeo is Bleeding," a film focused on youth in a gang-plagued California city who remake "Romeo & Juliet" to spark dialogue about curbing violence in modern times. A panel discussion about lessons that can apply in Houston will follow.

10:00 am12:00 pm
Business Skills for Visual Artists Workshop

Join Fresh Arts and successful full-time artist Taft McWhorter to learn practical tips on how to move art-making out of the corners of your life, and safely put it front and center.

9:00 am9:00 pm

A free festival of performance, installation and ideas produced by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts.