The Larger Conversation

Redefined: The Black Model in 21st-Century Portraiture

Saturday, February 15, 2020 3 - 5 pm
Calderwood Hall

Following a screening of Lorraine O'Grady: A Portrait (2012) by Adam Pendleton, join Lorraine O'Grady and Adam Pendleton for a discussion of the body, race and gender in American Art, and the need to rethink, document and preserve new histories of diverse stories.


3 pm | Welcome remarks
3:05 pm | Screening of the film Lorraine O'Grady: A Portrait (2012), by Adam Pendleton, approximately 23 minutes
3:30–4:15 pm | Conversation with Lorraine O'Grady and Adam Pendleton
4:15–4:45 pm | Q&A


Image at top: Lorraine O'Grady: A Portrait, 2012 (still). Single-channel color video, 22 minutes 50 seconds. © Adam Pendleton. Courtesy of the Artist. 

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