Monday, November 10, 2008

Upcoming Salon Featuring Ana Sisnett & Iya Omi Oni

Austin Salon Sit-Down
Saturday November 15, 2-4pm
Carver Museum
1169 Angelina St
Austin, TX

Featuring Ana Sisnett & Iya Omi Oni for an afternoon of poetry, drumming and learning about the artists' crafts and their lives.

About the Artists:
Ana Sisnett is a poet, visual artist and activist. Her published works include the children's books "Granny Jus' Come" and "Two Mrs Gibsons". Ana's visual art will be featured this Friday, November 14 as part of The First Annual Care Partner Art Show, Mosaic Austin, For more information visit:

Iya Omi Oni has over 30 years of experience in performance. She is the former director of Ibu Ayan, an ensemble of female musicians dancers and singers and has also presented programs through the Arts in Education Program, Young Audiences, Alliance for Education as well as many schools and universities throughout the United States. She is also a recording artist and composer.

The Austin Salon Sit-Down is the place to be if you want to join a dynamic group of people interested in creating a platform for discussing and presenting the works of Austin-based artists of color. Join us at The Salon. Talk about yourself and get talked about.