Friday, April 10 | FREE Preview of Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art | 4 pm Artist Talk | 5 pm By Whitney Tassie | Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Born in Matanzas, Cuba in 1959, María Magdalena Campos-Pons relocated to the United States when she was 27. Her work is influenced by her African and Latin heritage. She is part of the African diaspora, a term that refers to communities throughout the world that are descended from the […]
TODAY: Kevin Red Star Artist Talk Thursday, April 18 4:30pm-5:30pm UMFA Auditorium What a great way to spend time at the UMFA: Kevin Red Star will discuss his development as an artist and the themes in his work. Born and raised on the Crow Indian Reservation in Lodge Grass, Montana, Kevin Red Star’s family, heritage, and abundance of visual experience serve as his palette. He is considered a visual historian and ambassador for his Native Crow culture. His work is […]
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American pop artist and pioneer of soft sculpture, Jann Haworth will discuss her current work and her piece “Charm Bracelet” the artwork acquired for the Museum by the UMFA Young Benefactors in 2011.