Noon Talk: Reflections on Race in the Work of Robert Colescott and Thornton Dial
12:15 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Gallery of the Art of the Western World, Doris Steinmetz Kellett Endowed Gallery of Twentieth-Century Art, first floor
This talk considers how Robert Colescott and Thornton Dial offered unique visual responses to racism, racial stereotypes, and the civil rights movement. It is presented by Jenny McComas, the IU Art Museum's Class of 1949 Curator of Western Art after 1800, in conjunction with the "Power of Words" program sponsored by the Monroe County Public Library and The Friends of the Library.