Special Tour of Artists Select: Jonas Burgert
Some of the Clyfford Still Museum’s most glowing online reviews come from those who have enjoyed the Museum’s intimate, eye-opening guided tours. On Friday, August 9, join poet Assétou Xango on an hour-long journey through Artists Select: Jonas Burgert as she sees it.
Assétou Xango is a poet and community activist born and raised in Colorado. She’s been performing poetry since 2009, was featured on HBO’s Brave New Voices in 2010, and is a two-time TEDxMileHigh Speaker. She has represented Denver in competitions across the nation. In 2016, she was published in Santa Fe University of Art and Design’s literary journal, Glyph. Xango is currently the Poet Laureate of Aurora, Colorado (2017-2019) and Lighthouse’s Poetry Out Loud coordinator. In all of her work, Xango is dedicated to the visibility and rights of women and gender non-conforming people of color and promoting the use of storytelling to dismantle binaries and divisions.
Clyfford Still Museum
Lanny & Sharon Martin Galleries
Included with Museum admission