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Poetry: A Tribute to June Jordan

Saturday, June 4, 2022
6–7:30 pm

Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden, 1st Floor

Poets Kyle Carrero Lopez, Anaïs Duplan, Marwa Helal, and Crystal Valentine honor the resounding legacy of poet and activist June Jordan (1936–2002) through readings of Jordan’s work alongside original poems. Presented in partnership with PEN America and the NYC Literary Action Coalition. This program takes place outdoors (rain location: Luce Center for American Art, 5th Floor).

Poster by Mohammed Fayaz, 2022

Papi Juice Presents Brooklyn Pride

Saturday, June 11, 2022
7 pm–12 am

Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden, 1st Floor

Kick off Brooklyn Pride with Papi Juice, Brooklyn’s beloved art collective celebrating the lives of queer and trans people of color.

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Baseera Khan (born Denton, Texas, 1980). I Arrive in a Place with a High Level of Psychic Distress, (Blue), 2021. Chromogenic photograph and laser-cut acrylic, 62 × 37 in. (157.48 × 93.98 cm). Collection of Debbie and Mitchell Rechler. © Baseera Khan. (Photo: Stephen Takacs)

Performance: Baseera Khan Presents I Am an Archive

Thursday, July 7, 2022
7–8:30 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Experience the debut live performance of artist Baseera Khan’s first album, which is featured in our special exhibition Baseera Khan: I Am An Archive.

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Lorraine O'Grady (born Boston, Massachusetts, 1934). Announcement Card 1 (Banana-Palm with Lance), 2020. Fujiflex print, 60 × 40 in. (152.4 × 101.6 cm). Courtesy Alexander Gray Associates, New York. © 2022 Lorraine O'Grady / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

An Evening with Lorraine O'Grady

Thursday, July 28, 2022
7–8:30 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Experience the debut of Lorraine O'Grady’s first new performance persona since her groundbreaking entrance as Mlle Bourgeoise Noire in the 1980s.

 

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