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Mindfulness Meditation in the Gallery

Tuesdays, Jul 2 and Aug 6, 2019 | 11:30–12:30PM

ADMISSION: Free in conjunction with Free First Tuesdays. For more information, or to register access@thecjm.org.

Practice the art of mindfulness in this series of meditation sessions guided by Steven Tierney. Each session is inspired by a work of art from exhibitions on view at The CJM. Each session will include an opening discussion, a thirty-minute mindfulness exercise, and a closing reflection. Mindfulness meditation is known to release stress, calm the nervous system, and cultivate compassion.

Presented in partnership with California Institute for Integral Studies (CIIS) and the San Francisco Mindfulness Foundation.

Image description: Photo of the Negev Wheel, an immense slowly spinning disc spanning twenty feet in diameter, filled with sand from the Negev desert. The piece presents an ever-changing, mesmerizing image of tumbling change.

about the Instructor
Steven Tierney

Steven Tierney is a professor of community mental health and chair of the Masters in Counseling Psychology at CIIS. Dr. Tierney is also an ordained Buddhist priest and is the co-founder and chief education officer of the San Francisco Mindfulness Foundation.

ACCESSIBILITY

The CJM strives for a welcoming environment for all of our visitors. In addition to ample space for wheelchairs and a friendly environment for service animals, sign language interpretation (ASL) can be scheduled for all programs with at least two weeks notice.

FM assistive listening devices (ALDs) for sound enhancement are available for all talks and tours. Please note that we would like to maintain this as a scent-free environment, and encourage visitors to refrain from using scented products out of respect for visitors with allergies or chemical sensitivities. For additional accommodation requests, please contact The CJM’s Access and Community Engagement Manager at access@thecjm.org or 415-655-7856.

supporters

Access Programs are made possible by major support from Wells Fargo Foundation. Additional generous support is provided by The Morse Family Foundation.