African-Print Fashion Now! A Closing Day Celebration
Concert / Performance
12:00 PM — 5:00 PM
July 30

To celebrate the final day of African-Print Fashion Now! enjoy an afternoon of programs co-presented with Ankara Festivals.

12-5pm
Enjoy African fashion POP-UP SHOPS with local vendors selling clothing, jewelry, and accessories in bold colorful prints and hands-on ARTMAKING for all ages!

1pm
UCSB professor of history Stephan Miescher discusses how cloth manufactured by Akosombo Textiles Limited of Ghana (ATL) evolved from a low prestige commodity to an affordable and respected product.

2pm
Curator Betsy Quick leads an EXHIBITION TOUR touching on issues of taste, globalization, and style.

3pm
Head outside to our shady amphitheater for LIVE CONCERT with Afrolicious, bringing to UCLA their blend of Afro-House, broken beat, modern funk and disco with original songs and re-edits of Afrobeat, Salsa, and Brazilian funk favorites.

Free and open to all.

Parking available in UCLA Lot 4
221 Westwood Plaza directly off Sunset Blvd | $12/day

 

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