Conversation: Pedagogy as Lifelong Practice CANCELLED
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Meet in the Education Studios, 1st Floor
This program has been cancelled.
Alumni from the Museum Education Fellowship Program present a series of ten-minute talks about artworks on view in our current exhibitions. The speakers model different teaching approaches and explore how the pedagogical training they gained during the Fellowship continues to resonate in their work in the arts. After the discussion, stay for a reception with alumni.
- 6:10 pm Erin R. Santana (Fellow 2008, public historian) on her path from museum educator to public historian in JR: Chronicles
- 6:30 pm Simon Wu (Fellow 2018, artist and Program Coordinator, Racial Imaginary Institute) on the role of artist as activist in Jeffrey Gibson: When Fire Is Applied to a Stone It Cracks
- 6:50 pm Jennifer Wingate (Fellow 1996, Associate Professor of Fine Arts, St. Francis College) on public monuments and Kehinde Wiley’s Rumors of War monument on view in Jacques-Louis David Meets Kehinde Wiley
- 7:10 pm Midrene Lamy (Fellow 2017, Assistant to Teen Programs, Whitney Museum) leads an art-making activity in connection with Beverly Buchanan’s Untitled (Frustula Series) in Out of Place: A Feminist Look at the Collection
This event is free, but please RSVP. (NOTE: The Museum is closed to the public on this date.)