Capicú

Presented by Akron Soul Train at Akron Soul Train, Akron OH

Jan 25 2023
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Mar 04 2023
Capicú

Capicú is an exhibition featuring the works of Cleveland-based emerging artist Orlando Caraballo.

His artist statement reads: “Capicú explores the effects love, death, grief, and time have had on my place in my family’s legacy.  Through drawing, printmaking, installation, and photography, I have created portals that peer into my life and the life of my ancestors.  These bind together to form a whole story, unifying drawn imagery, photographs, and written reflections to share some consejos (wisdoms) that  my family and I have inherited and distilled along the way.”

“This exhibition is my response to the research, the archiving, the listening, the grieving, and, ultimately, the accepting.  It reflects the complexities of my personal, familial, and cultural systems, peeling back the layers of generational progress and highlighting the power of choice, of strategy and intention in the midst of hardship and generational baggage.  Capicú, a term from the Puerto Rican game of dominos, is in essence a win-win: the mano(game)-ending product of team-based strategy and careful

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ADMISSION INFO

free admission

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Feb 1, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 2, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 3, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 4, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 8, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 9, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 10, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 11, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 15, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 16, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 17, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 18, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 22, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Feb 23, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 24, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 25, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)
  • Mar 1, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Wed)
  • Mar 2, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Thu)
  • Mar 3, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Fri)
  • Mar 4, 2023 at 11:00 am - 04:00 pm (Sat)

Additional time info:

Opening reception Friday, January 27th 5:30-8:00pm

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Akron Soul Train

191 King James Way, Akron, OH 44308

PARKING INFO

Parking is available on the street or in the connected Summit County Parking Garage.  Akron Soul Train Gallery is located in the Ohio Building.

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