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Talks

Scholar Talk: Niama Safia Sandy

Saturday, February 1, 2020
6 pm

Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Forum, 4th Floor

Delve into the interconnected histories of Napoleon, Haiti, and Brooklyn with anthropologist and curator Niama Safia Sandy. Using the lens of the exhibition Jacques-Louis David Meets Kehinde Wiley, Sandy explores themes of race, power, nationalism, and imperialism. Seating is limited and first come, first served.

Real People: A Fireside Chat with Common

Saturday, February 1, 2020
6 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Artist, actor, and activist Lonnie Rashid Lynn, a.k.a. Common, draws on his personal journey to highlight the importance of mental and physical health in our communities. Moderated by Peloton Cycling Instructor Tunde Oyeneyin. 200 free tickets in Auditorium line at Admissions at 5 pm.

Teen Pop-Up Gallery Talks

Saturday, February 1, 2020
6:30–7:30 pm

Luce Center for American Art, 5th Floor

Our Teen Apprentices host ten-minute talks about works by Black artists on view in our American Art galleries.

Anne Pastnernak. (Photo: Timothy Greenfield-Sanders)

Conversation: Women Leaders in the Arts SOLD OUT

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
7 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Museum directors Nathalie Bondil, Kaywin Feldman, and Anne Pasternak discuss the changing role of museums in the twenty-first century and the need to create inclusive spaces for social good.

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