Millicent Unplugged: A Virtual Panel Discussion Series
Introducing the 2021 Virtual Panel Discussion Series from the Millicent Rogers Museum:
Millicent Unplugged will feature panel discussions on topics of cultural and art interest. Modeled after the “salons” of the past, artists and community members will join in lively, informed, honest, and homespun conversations. These live discussions will be on the Zoom platform with audience engagement through the chat feature.
The series is planned and facilitated through the MRM Education department with volunteer artist, photographer, and publisher, Sara Frances https://photomirage.com/ For information or to suggest a discussion topic, contact Karen Chertok, Director of Education, at firstname.lastname@example.org
2021 Millicent Unplugged schedule:
Thursday, November 4 Homage to Jim Wagner: Hippie Cool to Hip Waders
Friends of the late Jim Wagner, beloved and legendary Taos artist (1940-2021), will join in this discussion to share memories, reminiscences, laughter and a fishing story or two. Join Karen and Sara as the MRM welcomes acclaimed adventure writer, Peter Heller www.peterheller.net , and gallery owners Max Jones and Tony Walker www.joneswalkeroftaos.com .
Thursday, December 2 Indigenous Foodways: The Heartbeat of Fine Dining
Friend and caterer for the museum, Chef Karin Snowflower email@example.com, and Jicarilla Apache potter, Sheldon Nuñez-Velarde on Instagram @shante_apache, will embark on a discussion of the fusion of art, earth, food, and culture. Chef Karin is a Taos Pueblo member who prepares such stellar offerings as bison empañadas and squash cheesecake with chokecherry sauce. Special guest panelist TBA.