Museum closed Tuesdays. Upcoming events are:
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Redefined: The Black Model in 21st-Century Portraiture
Saturday, February 15, 3 - 5 pm
Following a screening of Lorraine O'Grady: A Portrait (2012) by Adam Pendleton, join Lorraine O'Grady and Adam Pendleton for a discussion of the body, race and gender in American Art, and the need to rethink, document, and preserve new histories.
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Reclamation: Power, Agency, and the Black Model
Thursday, March 05, 7 - 9 pm
Do we each have a say over our bodies once they are captured in a portrait or on a smartphone? Join us for a conversation that examines the role, cultural relevance, and impact of the 19th-century black model.