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Live
Programming

Friday, March 4th
Exhibit Opening + Artist Talk at Scalehouse Gallery: 5:30-6:30pm

Saturday, March 5th
Main Program at The Tower Theater: 1:00-4:00pm

Film Premier at The Tower Theater: 6:00-8:00pm

Sunday, March 6th:
“7 Gen Prayer Flow” Workshop with Acosia Red Elk at COCC: 10:00-11:00am

Virtual
Programming

Your Own Time & Space
Mindfulness Practices: 2 Recorded Practices
Community Conversations: 3-Part Series

Saturday, March 5th
Livestream of Main Program + Film Premier: 1:00-8:00pm

Sunday, March 6th
Zoom “Art as Activism” Workshop with Maimouna Youssef: 1:00-2:15pm

 

MUSE Unconference 2022

MUSE Unconference 2022 has come and gone but you can still experience the inspiration of our main program with the link below.

Main Program at Tower Theater Main Program at Tower Theater
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MUSE FILM: Reflection of Self

The premier of our latest film project with Unlocked Films will feature the voices and experiences of LGBTQIA+ community members locally and beyond.
Public screenings are on hold as we are currently submitting to various film festivals. Stay tuned for more opportunities to view.
Watch Trailer Watch Trailer

MUSE Artist Talk: April Bey

April Bey is one of the featured artists in our current art exhibition, Intersections: Where Art & Activism Meet, hosted in collaboration with Scalehouse Arts.

Artist Talk Artist Talk

MUSE Youth Public Art Project: Intersections

Youth from local Muse Clubs participated in a global public art project called Inside Out. Our Inside Out Action was displayed in downtown Bend throughout the month of March.

Watch Short Video Watch Short Video

MUSE Conversation Series

As part of our UnConference programming, we filmed a 3-part conversation series exploring the notion of community.

 

MUSE Community Conversations Part 1: What is Community?

MUSE Community Conversations Part 2: Conflict in Community

MUSE Community Conversations Part 3: What is Possible?

MUSE Mindfulness Practices

As part of our UnConference programming, we shared two mindfulness practices led by Halie Devlin.

Practice One

Practice Two

Speakers

Pixie Lighthorse

She/Her, Healer, Activist, Writer

Janet Llerandi Gonzalez

Ella/She/They, 2 Spirited queer activist, elected official, disruptor & organizer

Donna Burklo

She/Her/Hers, Community free meal program director
Rita Schenkelberg

Rita Schenkelberg

They/Them, LPC, City Councilor, Community Builder

April Bey

She/Her, Artist, Activist

Campbell Dixon

She/Her, Student, Activist, Community Builder

Carly Garzón Vargas

She/Her, Artist, Educator, Community Connector

Acosia Red Elk

She/Her, Champion Jingle Dress Dancer, Teacher, Activist

David Merritt

Writer, Audio Engineer, Recording Studio Owner And Operator

Halie Devlin

She/Her, Recovery Coach, Teacher

Mumu Fresh (aka: Maimouna Youssef)

She/Her, GRAMMY-Nominated, Musical Ambassador for the US

Alex Simpson (aka: Deb Auchery)

She/Her, They/Them, Activist, Performance Artist

Erica Reilly

She/Her, In Service to Relationships + Culture + Community

Malik Friedman

He/Him, Musican, Activist, Student

Sadie Barnette

She/Her, Artist, Activist

Kerri Kelly

She/Her,TED Speaker, CTZN Podcast Host, Wellness Disruptor, Social Impact Designer

Jon Riggs

He/Him, Executive Direct, Founder, Citizen of the Yurok Nation

John Kish

He/Him, Horticulturist, Drag Queen, Actor/Director, Business Owner

Matti Joy

She/Her, Eco-Socialist Musician

Marcus Legrand

He/Him, Activist, Board Member, Consultant, Success Coach

Dr. Angela Davis

She/Her, Activist, Philosopher, Scholar, Author

Shanan Kelley

She/Her, Entertainer, Writer, Comedian

Spring Alaska Schreiner (Upingaksraq)

She/Her, Owner/Principal Ecologist, Indigenous Agriculturalist

Mona Sinha

She/Her, Activist, Producer, Educator

Anis Mojgani

He/Him, Oregon Poet Laureate, Author, Artist

Judith Sadora

She/Her, Integrative & Liberation-Focused Practitioner

Ruby Sales

She/Her, Human-rights Activist, Public Theologian, Social Critic,

Jaylyn Suppah

She/Her, Founder, Community Activist

Special Thanks to Bend Cultural Tourism Fund