FEMMES FÉROCES: MATERIAL LIFE X FEMMES NOIRES
November 2, 2019 – June 14, 2020
Openng: Saturday, Nov 2, 5:30-10pm
900 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Hours: Wednesday - Monday 11:00 am-5:00 pm
A collaborative pop-up between Material Life and Mickalene Thomas, Femmes Féroces celebrates the creativity and originality of our collective community of femmes noires—who, borrowing from the 100 Black Females Project, we define as “…all who express and identify themselves as a woman, girl, femme, female, trans, queen on any day or all days.” Realized in collaboration with Mickalene Thomas through a creative partnership between Carla Williams, founder and owner of New Orleans-based emporium Material Life, and New Orleans-based artist Lee Laa Ray Guillory, Femmes Féroces celebrates black women creatives in every aspect.
CAC galleries are open Wednesday-Monday, 11am-5pm, General Admission is $10/$8 Students & Seniors, Free to CAC Members, Free on Sundays for Louisiana residents, Courtesy of The Helis Foundation. Advance Tickets are available at the CAC Box Office, 900 Camp Street and online at www.cacno.org or by calling 504 525-2580. CAC Members receive free admission to the galleries, discounts for performances and early seating. Join at cacno.org.