Events

MCNICHOLS BUILDING
02/23/2018 · 6:00PM

McNichols Project: The Best of Denver

Join us Feb. 23, 6-9 p.m. for the McNichols Project, featuring the best of Denver’s art scene. As always, the quirky and unexpected will engage visitors with the art and artists including the group of artists represented by William Havu Gallery and curated by Westword’s art critic Michael Paglia. On the third floor, we will celebrate the Month of Printmaking with works featuring Denver’s best printmakers and educators with a printing demonstration. Dorothy Tanner and team from Lumonics gallery featuring the Mind Spa will stretch the body, mind and spirit in an immersive installation curated with light, music and video.

Come and enjoy some samplings of Denver’s best artists in one of Denver’s best venues!

Cash bar, light refreshments.

$10 tickets at the door. Or RSVP now for FREE admission!

 

March 3, 2018

March 3, 2018
Dragon Tao and Lumonics Mind Spa Present:
TAO OF DANCE – Qigong Workshop & Ecstatic Dance
DOORS OPEN 7:30PM

QIGONG WORKSHOP 8-9:15PM
ECSTATIC DANCE 9:15-10:30PM (Soundscape by DJ Seraiah)
CLOSING QIGONG & GROUP CIRCLE 10:30-11pm

$15 Donation

Join us for a truly unique experience at Lumonics Mind Spa!

TAO OF DANCE – Qigong Workshop & Ecstatic Dance
With Brian Seraiah Wood (Dragon Tao Founder, International Instructor, Master Trainer and DJ)

Embrace elements of Qigong, Tai Chi, Thai Fon Jeung and Kung Fu in a fun and open community vibe. Free your soul and express your heart through flowing, graceful and empowering movements. Learn how to add these ancient healing series to your dance, and move energy through rhythmic meditation. A special DJ set of Sacred Music accompanies the session and keeps you in the state of ebb and flow.

It all takes place within the magical, light-filled art at Dorothy Tanner’s Lumonics Mind Spa installation on the first floor. The intention of the art is to expand the mind and increase spiritual awareness.www.mcnicholsbuilding.com/exhibitions/detail/lumonics-mind-spa

Video by Dorothy Tanner and Marc Billard.

Delicious plant-based food and cold-pressed beverages by The Shooting Star Eatery.

Thanks to the 7 Healing Stars Oneness Center and Potent Productions

This event is supported by the Cultural Partners Program. 
Special thanks to the McNichols Civic Center Building and Denver Arts & Venues

* About Brian Seraiah Wood:
Brian is leading the way as a visionary pioneer of Natural Fitness and Holistic Health. Qualified to Train Pro and Olympic Athletes, his Accredited Certifications and Credentials rank among the finest in the world. He is an elite athlete, musician and dancer with a caring approach to teaching and life. He is a leading expert in his field by uniting proven techniques and methods from Eastern & Western worlds. Brian has studied Yoga, Lanna Fon Jeung, Meditation and found his path to Qigong in 2003. Good luck has led him to China (2008 & 2010) and Thailand (2012) and Japan 2015, where he learned from Masters of unique methods. Healing, Music and Love are his passion in life and he can be found teaching and performing at Transformational Festivals, Ecstatic Dance Communities and Yoga Studios. As a Healer he had been trained in Thai, Oil and Tendon Massage as well as a very rare Chinese Organ Massage. As a retired Pro MMA Fighter, he has 32 years martial arts experience in many styles and disciplines.

 

 

 

other events in the series:
March 24:Todd Siler – Metaphorming Workshop
Sat. April 7: Introduction to Neurosculpting with Lisa Wimberger
Saturday, April 21: Lil Sum’n Sumn’

 


Sunday Sanctuary at the McNichols Building 

 

 

theatre_withprojection_3

 “If you’ve been by Lumonics Light & Sound Gallery, then you already know it’s unlike any other gallery in the city. Artist Dorothy Tanner sculpts amazing, impossible-to-describe works featuring light as a main component; the gallery also plays host to events that include music, meditation, Chinese Qigong, and workshops on expanding your consciousness.”
Amber Taufen, Westword
Awarded Best Art Gallery/Party Space – Westword

 

Dorothy Tanner’s site-specific art installation at
the McNichols Civic Center Building:
Lumonics Mind Spa
Jan 13 – June 16, 2018
Monday – Friday: 9a -5p free
Saturday, Sunday: 10a- 3p free
Access to art exhibitions may be restricted due to
private events. Please call 720-865-5570 ahead for
availability or to make an appointment or
 visit the McNichols Building website

 

 

 

PLANNING AN EVENT?
If you have an idea for an event that you would like to present at Lumonics, we look forward to hearing from you, and we enjoy collaborating…whether a fund-raiser for an organization, a meeting, a private gathering for friends, a poetry slam, workshop, or a book/record release party. You are welcome to email us: lumonics@gmail.com or visit our event planning page.

 

“There is no better venue in Denver!”
Allison B., April 15, 2017

 

Performance Videos