// THE SLIDESHOW SERIES: CHELSEA’S TRIVIA NIGHT \\
With Chelsea A. Flowers
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s Black History Month. Can you do it for the culture? Can you access Black culture? Do you like trivia? If so, Chelsea’s Trivia Night is for you. Inspired by Urban Dictionary, Chelsea wants to know if you can decipher the “True or False” statement, “Fill in the Blank”, and Identify correct answers to earn points. And, if you are willing to do jumping jacks or wall twerk for bonus points. The winning team or individual of each round receives a pitcher of Hennesy. With fun to be had by all come test your knowledge at Chelsea’s Trivia Night.
Friday, February 1st
// ACCESS INFO \\
This entire program will be in English and will be amplified. If you need ASL translation please contact Red Bull Arts Detroit by Friday, January 17th at firstname.lastname@example.org. A variety of seating will be provided.
Further info on accessibility of Red Bull Arts Detroit can be found here.
// ABOUT THE ARTIST \\
Based in Detroit, Chelsea A. Flowers is an artist who holds an MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art (2017), and a BFA from Denison University with a concentration in Black Studies (2013). She has shown work and performed at various galleries including; Wave Pool Gallery (Cincinnati, OH), ACRE Projects Space (Chicago, IL), Public Space One (Iowa
City, IA), Fjord Gallery (Philadelphia, PA), and Front/Space Gallery (Kansas City, MO). With upcoming shows at The Sculpture Center (Cleveland, OH) and Roots and Culture (Chicago, IL).
She has expanded her skills and research by attending ACRE (Steuben, WI), Real Time and Space (Oakland, CA), Ox-Bow School of Arts and Art Space is Your Space (Cincinnati, OH) residencies. Her practice explores subversion to popular culture, how “otherness” is created through social and cultural critique of her environment. She explores these ideas through comedic troupes, physical play, nostalgic memorabilia, and participatory performance.