African Diasporic Art and Healing Education
Idris Hassan is a healing arts educator who fuses holistic knowledge into interactive multimedia presentations and workshops. Holistic wisdom and artistic expression are folded into an uplifting healing session which incorporates sound healing, color therapy, and multimedia videos.
This workshop introduces audience members to the importance of artistic expression as a healing tool in the African Diaspora. It includes a brief survey about the history of African-American and African Diasporic Art,
as well as a dialogue touching on the healing aspects of artistic enrichment in cultural communities. The workshop will also explore the subject of using art as a tool for social transformation and includes an art activity.
Essential Oils have been a part of Ms. Hassan's healing journey for several years and once introduced to the amazing products by DoTerra she became deeply energized by the products and developed a passion for sharing the wisdom as a Wellness Advocate.
Idris Hassan is a Photographer, Videographer, Digital Media Editor, and a Fine Artist. Her art work has been exhibited at various galleries and cultural centers in the Bay Area. As a Teaching Artist she provided education on Video Production and Journalism to High School students in Oakland, CA. Her educational studies focus on the use of the arts as a healing tool in Urban environments. In her evolution as a visual documentarian she has traveled across the county and abroad capturing the visual essence of various communities.
Instructor: Idris Hassan, MA - Liberal Arts, Visual Artist, Media Creator, Cultural Documentarian, and Educator
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