Event Detail

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Panel Discussion: The Artists of "Tradition Redefined"

4:30 – 7:00 pm
Location: Virginia and Alfred Kennedy and Philip Henry Alston Jr. Galleries/M. Smith Griffith Auditorium
Lectures and Gallery Talks

At 4:30, artists from around the country will be available in the galleries to discuss their work, which is featured in the exhibition “Tradition Redefined: The Larry and Brenda Thompson Collection of African American Art.” Afterward, at 5:30, they will participate in a formal panel discussion moderated by Adrienne L. Childs, Ph.D., Sheila Biddle Ford Foundation Fellow, W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research, Harvard University, and former curator at the David C. Driskell Center, University of Maryland. This even is sponsored by Alfred Heber Holbrook Society members D. Jack Sawyer Jr. and William E. Torres, M.D., the W. Newton Morris Charitable Foundation and the Friends of the Georgia Museum of Art.