The Party of One is Done: A Celebration of Identity and Community through Visual Arts and Conversation is the final chapter of my senior thesis. Acknowledging the importance of being able to celebrate yourself but also recognizing the value in being part of a community. It's a way for me to reflect on everything I've learned during my time at Pratt and pay it forward.
The Party of One is Done group artist exhibition is a celebration of visual arts inspired by the idea of being comfortable celebrating yourself and owning what excites you, challenges you, inspires you, and affirms your space in this world. Simply put, we are reminding ourselves of why we are worthy of being celebrated every single day through our creative outlets. Exhibiting artists include Aliana Grace Bailey, Ashley Sowell, Aziza Frank, Breonna Robinson, Fisayo Quadri, Mariah Williams, and Nikki Moon.
The Party of One is Done panel discussion goes beyond the surface to learn more about our personal relationship with fashion, and beauty. The idea of deeming something worthy of even being celebrated starts in your mind and a lot of that has to do with our self-talk. Each of the panelists: Morgan, Camille, Taylor, and Caitlin, provides unique insight through personal experiences in their respective fields ranging from fashion, beauty, entrepreneurship, and philanthropy.
The Party of One is Done: A Celebration of Identity and Community on July 12, 2019 at Adams Morgan Community Center