Please be a part of PORTAL, the National Portrait Gallery’s Scholarly Heart, for the closing webinars of 2021 in the Greenberg Steinhauser Forum in American Portraiture Conversation Series. Closed captioning might be supplied.
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Tuesday, September 21 at 5pm (ET)
Audio system: Philip Tinari, Director and CEO of the UCCA Heart for Up to date Artwork, Beijing and Ying-chen Peng, PhD, Assistant Professor at American College
Moderator: Dorothy Moss, PhD, Curator of Portray and Sculpture at the National Portrait Gallery and Coordinating Curator for the Smithsonian American Girls’s Historical past Initiative
Along with the exhibition Hung Liu: Portraits of Promised Lands, this dialog will concentrate on Hung Liu’s inventive journey and discover her strategy to portraiture in the context of Chinese language historic and modern artwork. Registration is required to attend this free webinar.
Tuesday, October 5 at 5pm (ET)
Speaker: Melanee Harvey, PhD, Assistant Professor and Coordinator of Artwork Historical past at Howard College
Q&A Moderator: Martha S. Jones, PhD, the Society of Black Alumni Presidential Professor and Professor of Historical past at Johns Hopkins College
This presentation will study the position of artwork and visible representational methods of Wilberforce College, one among the nation’s first traditionally Black faculties and universities (HBCU), as an aesthetic idyll formed by Bishop Daniel Payne and African Methodist Episcopal bishops of the late nineteenth century. Registration is required to attend this free webinar.
Tuesday, November 16 at 5pm (ET)
Speaker: Lauren Redniss, artist, writer, MacArthur Fellow, and Affiliate Professor at the Parsons Faculty of Design
Q&A Moderator: Sharyl Pahe-Quick, Customer Providers Supervisor at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian
This presentation will talk about the still-unresolved Oak Flat battle over Apache holy land and personal copper mining pursuits, the saga of westward enlargement, and the resistance and resilience of Native peoples. Registration is required to attend this free webinar.
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