Join Curatorial Assistant and exhibition curator, Hina Zaidi, for an overview of the Museum’s recent Light Play exhibition. Light Play draws from the museum’s permanent collection to show the influence and use of light in art. ArtBreaks are presented in honor of Joyce Benington’s twenty five years as a docent at the Birmingham Museum of […]
Dr. Emily Hanna, Curator of the Arts of Africa and the Americas offers a special tour on the opening day of two exhibitions, The Lost Realms of the Moundbuilders: Ancient Native Americans of the South and Midwest, and Voices So True: New Native American Art from the Clyde Oyster Bequest. As the project curator for […]
Ancient Native Americans of the South and Midwest
Jacob Lawrence: The American Struggle features the series of paintings Struggle . . . From the History of the American People (1954–56) by the iconic American modernist. The exhibition reunites the multi-paneled work for the first time in more than half a century. One of the greatest narrative artists of the twentieth century, Jacob Lawrence […]
Join us for a lunchtime break on Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now.
Join us for a discussion on the silhouette portrait of Sylvia Drake and Charity Bryant. Led by historian, archivist, and educator Joshua Burford, the talk will bridge the story of Drake and Bryant, a same-sex couple, with Burford’s work at the Invisible Histories Project. The mission of the Invisible Histories Project is to preserve and […]
Join us for a discussion on the life and silhouette of Laura Dewey Bridgman, the first person who was deaf and blind to learn language.
Join The William Cary Hulsey Curator of American Art, Dr. Kate Crawford, for a special look at Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now.
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