Iyapo Repository

Iyapo Repository

An exhibition of digital and physical artifacts created to affirm and project the future of people of African descent, by New York artists Salome Asega and Ayodamola Tanimowo Okunseinde.Event Website

Sep 22nd - Oct 25th, 2017
Fri Sep 22nd, 2017 6PM - 9PM CST
Law Warschaw Gallery, Macalester College
Fine Arts Commons 105, 130 S Macalester St
St Paul ( map )

 Through the Iyapo Repository, the artists host workshops where participants from various diasporic regions have contributed to the future of these communities as “archivists of a museum of the future,” envisioning new artifacts of technological importance which the artists, in turn, interpret and generate. 

Exhibition Discussion
There will be a talk about the exhibition taking place at 7PM during the September 22nd Opening Reception. Artists Asega and Okunseinde join Twin Cities academics, artists, and officials, to discuss the self-determining and collective actions necessary for building future histories and shaping your own city.

Gallery Hours:
Monday – Friday: 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. 
Thursdays: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Noon - 4:00 p.m.

About the Iyapo Repository
Iyapo Repository has hosted workshops and exhibitions at Eyebeam, Brooklyn Museum, Museum of Contemporary African Diasporic ArtShanghai BiennaleThe Laundromat Project, Recess, August Wilson Center, Carnegie Mellon University, MIT and has held public interventions on the streets of Bed Stuy, Brooklyn.

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