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Rediscovering Our Origins with Mikael Owunna The Cosmic We with Barbara Holmes and Donny Bryant

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Barbara Holmes and Donny Bryant welcome Mikael Owunna in conversation for this episode of The Cosmic We. Mikael Owunna is a queer Nigerian American multi-media artist and engineer based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Exploring the intersections of visual media with engineering, optics, Blackness, and African cosmologies, his work seeks to elucidate an emancipatory vision of possibility that pushes Black people beyond all boundaries, restrictions, and frontiers. Learn more about Mikael at mikaelowunna.com.
This generative conversation is followed by a cosmic reflection by Barbara and Donny on one of the evocative threads offered by Mikael during this episode.
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To send a question to Dr. Barbara and Donny, or to share your thoughts, comments, or feedback with us about this show: Send us an email.

Mikael Owunna: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


The transcript for this episode can be found here.



You can find Mikael's upcoming exhibitions at:
Upcoming Exhibitions & Film Screenings
NYC: ClampArt, Sept 17 - Oct 30, 2021
Opening Reception: Friday, Sept 17, 6-8pm

LA: Iris Project, Nov 6 - Nov 30, 2021
Opening Reception: Saturday, Nov 6, 3pm-5pm

Raleigh: CAM Raleigh, Nov 14, 2021
Opening: Sunday, Nov 14, 5-8pm

This podcast is made possible, thanks to the generosity of our donors. If you would love to support the ongoing work of the Center for Action and Contemplation and the continued work of our podcasts, you can donate at cac.org/podcastsupport Thank you!

Barbara Holmes and Donny Bryant welcome Mikael Owunna in conversation for this episode of The Cosmic We. Mikael Owunna is a queer Nigerian American multi-media artist and engineer based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Exploring the intersections of visual media with engineering, optics, Blackness, and African cosmologies, his work seeks to elucidate an emancipatory vision of possibility that pushes Black people beyond all boundaries, restrictions, and frontiers. Learn more about Mikael at mikaelowunna.com.
This generative conversation is followed by a cosmic reflection by Barbara and Donny on one of the evocative threads offered by Mikael during this episode.
Connect with us:

To send a question to Dr. Barbara and Donny, or to share your thoughts, comments, or feedback with us about this show: Send us an email.

Mikael Owunna: Facebook | Instagram | Twitter


The transcript for this episode can be found here.



You can find Mikael's upcoming exhibitions at:
Upcoming Exhibitions & Film Screenings
NYC: ClampArt, Sept 17 - Oct 30, 2021
Opening Reception: Friday, Sept 17, 6-8pm

LA: Iris Project, Nov 6 - Nov 30, 2021
Opening Reception: Saturday, Nov 6, 3pm-5pm

Raleigh: CAM Raleigh, Nov 14, 2021
Opening: Sunday, Nov 14, 5-8pm

This podcast is made possible, thanks to the generosity of our donors. If you would love to support the ongoing work of the Center for Action and Contemplation and the continued work of our podcasts, you can donate at cac.org/podcastsupport Thank you!

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