PORTAL TO PALESTINE + DIASPORA

DISTRICT ARCHITECTURE CENTER | WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5 - SATURDAY, OCT. 8

 

AT THE DCPFAF

In the Portal, visitors will have face-to-face conversations with members of the Palestinian community in Gaza, Palestine, NYC, and Milwaukee. Guests can sign up for a 15-minute slots every morning and afternoon, Wednesday, October 5 through Saturday, October 8. Free reservations are managed through Shared Studios. Every day at noon, the Portal features collaborative performances between artists in Gaza and DC (tickets required).

 

events at the portal

Portal to Diaspora
1:30pm to 5:30pm | Wed Oct. 5 - Fri Oct. 7 | FREE

Have a face-to-face conversation, dance party, or jam session with members and friends of the Palestinian community in NYC and Milwaukee. Reserve your 20 min spot online via Shared Studios.

Portal to Gaza, Palestine
8am to 11:30am | Thurs Oct. 6 & Fri Oct. 7 | FREE

Have a face-to-face conversation, dance party, or impromptu jam session with a Palestinian in the Portal in Gaza!  Reserve your 20 min spot online via Shared Studios.

 

Performances at the Portal
12pm to 1pm | Wed Oct. 5 - Sat Oct. 8 | $10 | Tickets

Catch a collaborative performance between artists in Gaza, Palestine and DC. Take a break from your work/school day and watch musicians, poets, painters, comedians, and other artists in a creative exchange across land and water via audio-visual technology. 
 

Wednesday, October 5

Thursday, October 6

  • MUSIC ~ Ghada Shoman |Gaza| and Be Steadwell |DC|
  • TAQASIM DIALOGUE ~ Ayman Abu Abdou |Gaza| and Fuad Foty |DC|
  • RAP ~ Abou Joury |Gaza|

Friday, October 7

Saturday, October 8