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Jan van Raay (American, born 1942). Faith Ringgold (right) and Michele Wallace (middle) at Art Workers Coalition Protest, Whitney Museum, 1971. Digital C-print. Courtesy of Jan van Raay, Portland, OR, 305-37. © Jan van Raay

Closing Celebration: We Wanted a Revolution

Saturday, September 16, 2017

1–5 pm

Cantor Auditorium (3rd Floor) and Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art (4th Floor)

Come together to celebrate the exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 with artists, activists, and scholars. This daylong event honors the trailblazing artists in the exhibition, and highlights the intergenerational connections between art and activism.

Schedule:

  • 1 pm Curator Tour with Catherine Morris and Rujeko Hockley
    Sackler Center, 4th Floor
  • 2 pm Conversation with Howardena Pindell and Andrianna Campbell
    Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
  • 2:30 pm Conversation with Barbara Chase-Riboud and Catherine Morris
    Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
  • 3 pm Thomas Lax and Jawole Willa Jo Zollar on Blondell Cummings
    Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor
  • 3:30 pm Performance: Black Women Artists for Black Lives Matter
    Sackler Center, 4th Floor

Tickets, which include Museum admission, are $25 for the entire program; $16 excluding the curator tour. Members receive 10% off. To receive the Member code, email us at membership@brooklynmuseum.org with your full name and Membership ID. Not a Member? Join today!