San José Museum of Art + San Jose Jazz present: Celebrating National Girls & Women in Sports Day through a Wall of Song in partnership with the Institute for the Study of Sport, Society & Social Change

San José Museum of Art + San Jose Jazz present: Celebrating National Girls & Women in Sports Day through a Wall of Song in partnership with the Institute for the Study of Sport, Society & Social Change

Feb 18, 2021 07:00 PMFree; Register here.Add your voice & join our cause at: wallofsongproject.com Join the San José Museum of Art, San Jose Jazz, the Institute for the Study of Sport, Society & Social Change (ISSSSC), and the Wall of Song Project as we explore the power of art, sport and the rituals of […]

Panelist, Sports Conversations for Social Change

Panelist, Sports Conversations for Social Change

College Sport, Gender, Mental Health & Coping in the Age of COVID-19 Thursday, April 2, 2020 View the April 2 Presentation [pdf] Guest Speakers Dr. Emmett Gill–Past President and CEO for the Alliance of Social Workers in Sport Dr. I.S. Keino Miller–Director of Mental Health and Follow-up Care at Tulane University Mel Day–Art Lecturer at […]

ABC News Coverage of Wall of Song’s FEELING GOOD

ABC News Coverage of Wall of Song’s FEELING GOOD

Thrilled to launch our inaugural collaborative half-time flash live sport stadia singing performance FEELING GOOD at the Provident Credit Union Event Center in San Jose as part of an SJSU women’s basketball game! Join our inclusive democratic chorus in honor of women’s athletics. Add your voice at wallofsongproject.com and be part of our next half-time […]

Silicon Valley Nexus Artist Laureate

Silicon Valley Nexus Artist Laureate

2019 SVNexus Award: Artist Mel Day from SVCREATES on Vimeo. /   Honored to receive the SVNexus Artist Laureate Award from SVCreates, sponsored by Adobe, recognizing pioneering artistic achievement at the intersection of arts and technology. Please join us for the 2019 SVArts Awards on Thursday, June 27th at 6:30pm at Forager Tasting Room & Eatery in downtown San Jose. The […]

Curator, Remote Preparation: V-Tape, Toronto

Curator, Remote Preparation: V-Tape, Toronto

Curator of Remote Preparation, as part of the Curatorial Incubator v. 15, What the F**K?!: Video in the Age of Sublime Uncertainty, VTape, Toronto, ON (December 1, 2019), guest mentored by Jennifer Fisher and Jim Drobnick. The exhibition will be accompanied by a publication. For more information, visit www.vtape.org. Image credit: Mary, by Kent Monkman (2011) SATURDAY, DEC. […]

FREE! Art Fair, Miami, FL

FREE! Art Fair, Miami, FL

Curated by @anthony_spinello

All Together Now, San Francisco State University

All Together Now, San Francisco State University

All Together Now Fine Arts Gallery, San Francisco State University Opening Reception: Saturday, September 22, 2018 1-3pm Saturday, September 22 to Thursday, October 25, 2018 Gallery hours: Tuesdays – Fridays, 11am – 4pm, and by appointment. Free Celebrating community as a means of resistance, All Together Now looks at art and activism from the perspective of those […]

15 Year Anniversary: An Evening of Performance at Root Division, SF

15 Year Anniversary: An Evening of Performance at Root Division, SF

Performance Event & Closing Reception: Saturday, February 10, 7-10 pm Exhibition Dates: January 10 – February 10, 2018 Root Division, San Francisco, CA Our anniversary celebration continues! This one-night event will feature performance work by 15 Root Division Studio Artist Alumni. Offering a rare opportunity to highlight our alumni and current studio artists working in this […]

You, if no one else, Arlington Arts Center, VA

You, if no one else, Arlington Arts Center, VA

Featuring ten contemporary artists and artist collaborations, You, if no one else, looks at the ways in which artists record, reflect, contribute to, rail against, and engage with politics and civic life, bringing dialogue, beauty, and nuance to their involvement in the public sphere. The title of the exhibition was inspired by poet Tino Villanueva, […]

Laser Talks at Stanford University & UC Berkeley

Laser Talks at Stanford University & UC Berkeley

The Laser Series is an international program that brings artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversation with an audience. My recent Laser talk at Stanford University, “Everyday Voices: Building a different kind of wall,” focused on the role of amateur and collective singing in civic engagement as it has evolved in my own work […]