Bridget R. Cooks | Part 1 Museums as Site for Cultural Change: Curating with Care and Careful Curation - Gallery tour, lecture, and conversation

Bridget R. Cooks | Part 1 Museums as Site for Cultural Change: Curating with Care and Careful Curation - Gallery tour, lecture, and conversation
Thursday, September 19, 2019,
5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

5 p.m. Current exhibitions on view until 11 p.m.

6 p.m. Part 1 Museums as Site for Cultural Change: Curating with Care and Careful Curation

A lecture and conversation with Bridget R. Cooks

Introduction by Pomona College professor of art history Phyllis Jackson

7:30 p.m. Gallery tour of "Todd Gray: Euclidean Gris Gris" with Bridget R. Cooks at the Pomona College Museum of Art

Reception to follow

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.

 

Related Exhibition: 
September 3 - May 17, 2020
Todd Gray: Euclidean Gris GrisMore >