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NYC (V) - African American Art: A Mirror of Social Issues 6/30/23 (4pm ET)

Friday, June 30, 2023,  PM 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM (ET) 

Join this virtual conversation with African American artist and educator, Chichi Lovett, on the role that works of art play in commenting on and enhancing our mirror into social issues. We’ve been talking together once a month since April 2022 and we’re still going!

Each session is a separate and complete “journey” through a work of African American art. We not only talk about the specific work of art that Chichi presents, but we also discuss the surrounding and related issues that the art elicits and our feelings about it. 

Prior art experience of any kind is not necessary.   

Professor Lovett’s discussions are for everyone! They’re fun, direct, sometimes intimate and always engaging. And we learn a lot!
(The Painting  Above was Discussed at a Previous Session) 

It is not necessary to sign up for every session - $10 for members and $15 for guests. This is a “cameras on” live discussion – following the format of Professor Lovett’s popular on-line classes.

Our Presenter: 

Garnetta ‘Chichi’ Lovett  is a retired Auburn University tenured professor who now resides in Washington DC. She currently hosts a popular weekly online arts program that attracts a diverse national audience. In addition to her teaching responsibilities at Auburn, Chichi served on the Alabama State Council for the Arts, served as the Diversity Officer for the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University, and co-founded Auburn City Kids and the Auburn Arts Association Visual Arts Workshops among other community arts programs and courses.
When:
Friday, June 30, 2023, 4:00 PM until 5:30 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (UTC-05:00)
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Karen Merson
 
Betty P Rauch
Category:
Open to All
Registration is required before Friday, June 30, 2023 at 4:30 PM
Payment In Full In Advance Only
This Zoom event will have a host and be a discussion among the attendees.
Cancellation Policy:
No refunds.
If you are unable to attend, please notify the event contact shown above.
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