Art and Conversation

Friday, March 26, 2004
Romare Bearden: Media and Message

Date + Time

Friday, March 26, 2004
11:00 a.m. - noon

Location

Koret Visitor Education Center Lecture Room

Overview

Bearden's collages from the 1960s engage the artistic strategies of the time as well as the era's social concerns, including the rise of media culture and the civil rights and anticolonialist movements in the United States and Africa. In this lunchtime lecture, Dawsey discusses Bearden's complex artistic approach.

Free with Museum admission.

Participants

Jill Dawsey, curatorial associate of painting and sculpture, SFMOMA