Has the production of African American art progressed beyond “Black Art?” What works are most collected by institutions and private collectors? What is the “Post-Black Art” movement? Join the DuSable Museum of African American History for a lively discussion about Black Art in America. Panelists are Halima Taha, Ph.D., and Charles Bethea, COO/ Curator of the DuSable Museum, co-curators of the DuSable Museum’s latest exhibition “Buried Treasures: Art in African American Museums,” along with fine art dealer and consultant, John Martin of the J.P. Martin Group. The moderator for the evening is Monica Haslip, Founder and Executive Director of Little Black Pearl Art and Design Center.
This is a free event, but reservations are requested. To RSVP, please call 773-947-0600 ext. 290. For more information, please visit: http://www.dusablemuseum.org/events/details/black-art-in-america-a-conversation-for-the-21st-century-700pm-900pm