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Sylvia Palacios Whitman (born Chile, 1941; lives and works in the United States). Passing Through, Sonnabend Gallery, 1977. Documentation of performance; photographer: Babette Mangolte. Photograph, 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm). Courtesy of Babette Mangolte. © 1977 Babette Mangolte (all rights of reproduction reserved)

Opening Celebration: Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985

Saturday, April 14, 2018

11:30 am–5 pm

Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art and Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing, 4th Floor

Celebrate the opening of Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985, with a curator tour, conversation, and performance. This daylong program honors the pioneering Latin American and Latina artists in the exhibition, and their canon-expanding contributions to contemporary art during a period of extraordinary conceptual and aesthetic experimentation.

Schedule:

  • 11:30 am–12:30 pm Curator Tour with Cecilia Fajardo-Hill and Andrea Giunta
     
  • 1–4 pm En Diálogo

    • 1 pm Opening Remarks
    • 1:30–2 pm Cecilia Vicuña in conversation with Catherine Morris
    • 2–2:30 pm Barbara Carrasco and Janet Toro in conversation with Cecilia Fajardo-Hill
    • 2:30–3 pm Yolanda Andrade and Catalina Parra in conversation with Carmen Hermo
    • 3–3:30 pm Josely Carvalho and Analívia Cordeiro in conversation with Andrea Giunta
    • 3:30–4 pm Closing Remarks
       
  • 4–5 pm Performance of Passing Through (1977) by Sylvia Palacios Whitman

Tickets, which include Museum general 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!

Questions about this event? Email us at public.programs@brooklynmuseum.org.