Romare Bearden: Vision and Activism
Romare Bearden: Vision and Activism presents examples of Bearden’s influences as an artist of social conscience and action. Romare Bearden (1911–1988) recognized as one of the most important visual artists of the 20th century, countered racial stereotypes with images drawn from history, literature, and the free world of his imagination. Showing June 21, 2019 until January 6, 2020.
The killing of Michael Brown in 2014 sparked outrage and launched a movement. "Ferguson Voices: Disrupting the Frame" features the first-hand experiences of those individuals who witnessed and shaped the Ferguson uprising. Showing through September 1, 2019.
Voices of the Civil Rights Movement
combines these two video archives into one interactive exhibit available within a walk-up kiosk. The exhibit runs for multiple years.
From the Vault: Collections Blog
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