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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

We Speak Art

Thursday, August 5, 2021
5:30–6:30 pm

Online

English language learners are invited to join an informal discussion inspired by a work of art.

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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

Hablemos de Arte

Thursday, August 19, 2021
5:30–6:30 pm

Online

Join us for an informal conversation in Spanish, inspired by a work of art, and practice your language skills with other participants.

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<p>Amy Sherald: Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama</p>

Amy Sherald (American, born 1973). Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama, 2018. Oil on linen, 721/8 × 601/8 in. (183.2 × 152.7 cm). National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. The National Portrait Gallery is grateful to the following lead donors for their support of the Obama portraits: Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg, Judith Kern and Kent Whealy, and Tommie L. Pegues and Donald A. Capoccia. (Photo: Courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery)

Brooklyn Talks: The Sartorial Vision of Michelle Obama

Thursday, September 2, 2021
7–8:30 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Take a closer look at the culture-shifting style of former First Lady Michelle Obama in a conversation with her stylist, Meredith Koop, and fashion historian Kimberly M. Jenkins.

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Cover, The Flowering: The Autobiogrpahy of Judy Chicago by Judy Chicago, 2021

Artist Talk: Judy Chicago

Saturday, September 25, 2021
2–4 pm

Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor

Judy Chicago discusses her trailblazing career spanning over five decades and her latest memoir, The Flowering.

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