CLEVELAND, July 29, 2020: Virtual MIX
at CMA returns Friday, August 7, 2020, from 8 to 9
p.m. Celebrate the diverse sights and sounds of Latin culture in
honor of the current exhibition A
Graphic Revolution: Prints and Drawings in Latin America.
DJ Cause&Effect will
spin contemporary and classic Latin hits (salsa, bachata,
merengue and reggaeton). Texas-based artist Michael
whose work is on view in A Graphic Revolution, presents a
selection of original party visuals. Menchaca’s video art
combines imagery from video games with ancient Maya texts to
explore Latinx identities in a contemporary landscape. The event
also features salsa and Afro-Caribbean dance basics with dance
The night begins with an original poetic response to artist Belkis
Ayón’s print I
Always Return, on
view in the exhibition, by actor-poet Andrew Aaron Valdez,
host of Voces
Fuertes Open Mic,
Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center.
Get ready for the event with a virtual
MIX: Viva kit featuring a
Spotify playlist created by
a list of local Latinx-owned restaurants, instructional dance
videos from Caribe Conexión,
artist bios and downloadable Zoom backgrounds.
Share your photos of your MIX vibe using #MIXatCMA
How to Join MIX: Viva:
Zoom (with “dance cam”): Join the party through Zoom for
a chance to be featured in a live “dance cam” that will
spontaneously occur throughout the hour. A link to join will be
posted to cma.org/mix or
on the museum’s Facebook
You can also send an email (subject line: “MIX: Viva”) to firstname.lastname@example.org to
receive a link in your inbox.
live on the CMA’s Facebook page
from your smartphone, iPad or computer.