Big Objects, Big Stories: Afrofuturism and the Black Lives Matter Movement
- Tuesday, February 13, 2024
- 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Highlights from the Event
Join us for a docent-led talk and get a fresh look into a featured object that is on view in one of our permanent exhibitions. At each of these 15-minute talks visitors will hear incredibly big stories about a big object and experience the infinite possibilities of Afrofuturism.
About this Program: Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience. explores the Black Lives Matter movement, violence against African Americans, and how art depicts Black resistance, resilience, and protest. Converse with a docent. Learn how photographers featured in the exhibit, exemplify the tradition of exhibiting resilience in times of conflict, as well as the ritual of creation, and the defiant pleasure of healing.
Photo Credit: NMAAHC