5 p.m. Current exhibitions on view until 10 p.m.
6 p.m. Gallery tour of "Todd Gray: Euclidean Gris Gris" with Bridget R. Cooks at the Pomona College Museum of Art
7:30 p.m. Part 1 Museums as Site for Cultural Change: Curating with Care and Careful Curation in the Studio Art Lecture Hall, Pomona College
A lecture and conversation with Bridget R. Cooks
Introduction by Pomona College Associate Professor of Art History Phyllis J. Jackson
Reception to follow at the Pomona College Museum of Art
Bridget Cooks, Associate Professor in the School of Humanities at University of California, Irvine, and author of Exhibiting Blackness, will lead a tour of Gray’s exhibition that interrogates the history of Black art in museums and discuss what is needed in order to create a space of representation that doesn’t tap into the historical pitfalls of creating corrective narratives or anthropological approaches.