Barrick x Poetry Promise: A Workshop Series


Oct. 1, 2022, 11am to 1pm
Show Recurring Dates

Office/Remote Location

Exhibition Hall
Digital still of the film "These Silences Are All the Words" by Madija Aijaz.

Madija Aijaz, These Silences Are All the Words(still), 2018, 4K Digital Film. Collection of the artist.


Join us every Saturday in October for two hours of art and poetry. Each week, a professional local poet will meet us at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art where we will enjoy a different exhibition and create poetry inspired by the artworks. The sessions on October 8, 15, and 29 are ideal for adults, while October 1 and 22 are great for all ages. Participants of any skill level are welcome. Come for one session or all five.

The workshops will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on October 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29. Participants should bring their own paper and writing tools. Guests who require special accommodation should contact the Marjorie Barrick Museum at or 702-895-3381 before 5 p.m. on the Wednesday before their chosen session. UNLV campus parking is free on weekends.

These Silences Are All the Words is part of Notes for Tomorrow, a traveling exhibition organized and produced by Independent Curators International (ICI). To learn more about ICI please visit,



Admission Information

Admission is free. If needed, additional materials will be provided. Please RSVP.

Contact Information

Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art

External Sponsor

This program was made possible by Clark County Outside Agency Grant (OAG) county general funds. 


Barrick Museum