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For Charleena: Amplifying Black Womxn's Voices (Part 1)

  • Youngstown Cultural Arts Center 4408 Delridge Way Southwest Seattle, WA, 98106 United States (map)

I will be live-painting on Friday, June 1st, only. Hope to see you there! Check out the info below for all the details of this two-part event.

Friday, June 1st:
An evening of arts immersion and performance, featuring some of Seattle’s most brilliant artists: 

*Aramis Hamer
*Le'Ecia Farmer
*Stephany Hazelrigg + Special Guest
*Carlynn Newhouse
*Azura Tyabji
*ChrisTiana ObeySumner
*Mujale Chisebuka
*And More! 

We will be graced with the presence of Charleena’s sister, Monika, and other Lyles family members at this event. 

All are welcome!

Saturday, June 9th: 
Wellness Workshops with facilitators Carlynn Newhouse, ChrisTiana ObeySumner, Randy Ford, and Jennifer Moore. RSVP at

Suggested donation of $5 help to offset cost of space at Youngstown Cultural Arts Center. No on turned away for lack of funds. Accepting donations to Lyles family as well.

This event is a collaboration between artist Wynn Adele and Youngstown’s Erika Bell, inspired by Wynn’s piece ‘For Charleena’, which is on display now at Youngstown.

Guest parking is provided in the 54-stall lot on the North side of the building. Guest parking is prohibited in the residential lot on the East (back) side of the building. Unauthorized vehicles parked in this area will be towed at owner’s expense. More parking on Delridge Way SW, with access through SW entrance. ADA accessible.

Youngstown Cultural Arts Center is fully ADA accessible, including ramping and elevators for people with special mobility needs.

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