Opening Celebration: Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power
Saturday, September 15, 2018
10:30 am–5 pm
Cantor Auditorium (3rd Floor) and Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing (4th and 5th Floors)
Celebrate the opening of the special exhibition Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power with art, conversation, and performance, exploring the broad spectrum of Black artistic practice between 1963 and 1983. Learn about the groundbreaking work on view in a behind-the-scenes tour with Ashley James, Assistant Curator, Contemporary Art. Then, join us for a daylong symposium including a keynote address by scholar Margo N. Crawford and conversations with pioneering artists in the exhibition, including David Driskell, Sam Gilliam, Jae Jarrell, Wadsworth Jarrell, Faith Ringgold, Herb Robinson, and Ming Smith.
Tickets, which include Museum admission, are $25 ($20 for Members) for the entire program; $16 ($14 for Members) excluding the curator tour. To receive the Member code, email email@example.com with your full name and Membership ID. Not a Member? Join today!
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