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Curators' Talk: Power & Heroicism of SLAY and Romare Bearden

Event information

May 26, 2022
7:00 PM

Location
The Frick Art Museum Auditorium
Cost:
Free for members; $10 non-members; $5 students; advance registration and proof of Covid-19 vaccination required.
Description:
Two powerful shows run concurrently at the Frick; two creative consulting curators have guided their presentation. Join Kilolo Luckett and Cecile Shellman, both influential voices in Pittsburgh and the art world at-large, for a conversation about the artists, objects, subjects, and themes of SLAY: Artemisia Gentileschi & Kehinde Wiley and Romare Bearden: Artist as Activist and Visionary.
 
Curators' Talk: Power & Heroicism of SLAY and Romare Bearden
Artemisia Gentileschi (Rome 1593-Naples ca. 1653), Judith and Holofernes (detail), c. 1612-1617, oil on canvas, 62 ½ x 49 ½ in (159 x 126 cm), inv. Q 378, Napoli, Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte.
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