Explore the changing expectations, challenges, and obstacles to inclusion that women have faced and the remarkable people who have broken through the barriers.
Experience how maps can be a powerful tool to share points of view and imagine a better future in this new digital exhibition by Oakland Museum of California.
WEBINAR—Join Liza Posas, Head Research Services & Archives at the Autry Museum of the American West, as she moderates a discussion with UCLA Professor of English and Chicana/o Studies, Dr. Marissa Lopez, and members of Versos y Besos: Dr. Amy Shimson-Santo, poet, and Janice Ngan, Co-Founder of Art In Residence. The exhibition, What’s Her […]
An Interview with the Black Index Project Director Bridget R. Cooks.
ONLINE OPENING–Celebrate the premiere of The Black Index at the Palo Alto Art Center with a virtual walkthrough by exhibition curator Bridget R. Cooks, a redaction poetry activity with playwright Leelee Jackson, and a concluding presentation by Palo Alto author Julie Lythcott-Haims. Friday, April 30 from 6:15-7:45 pm Register here. This project is supported by […]
PALO ALTO–The Palo Alto Art Center is pleased to present The Black Index, a group exhibition featuring the work of Dennis Delgado, Alicia Henry, Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle, Titus Kaphar, Whitfield Lovell, and Lava Thomas, May 1-August 14, 2021. The artists featured in The Black Index build upon the tradition of Black self-representation as an antidote […]
ONLINE–Explore The Black Index exhibition through this workshop designed especially for teens aged 14 and up. Meet the exhibition curator, Bridget R. Cooks, and hear about her vision for the show. Artist Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle will introduce her work in a slide presentation, showcasing her performative drawing process. Then, join playwright Leelee Jackson as she […]
ONLINE PANEL–The Black Index Exhibition presents a special conversation with the two Bay Area artists. Curator Bridget R. Cooks will lead a conversation between artists Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle and Lava Thomas about their work, The Black Index exhibition, and the role of artistic representation in acknowledging, honoring, and celebrating Black women. Friday, June 4 from […]
In the Banlieues/Centering the Margin: Oakland/Saint-Denis An International Exhibition Opens at SPUR (San Francisco) and Oakstop (Oakland) in August 2022
In the Banlieues/Centering the Margin: Oakland/Saint-Denis An International Exhibition Opens at SPUR (San Francisco) and Oakstop (Oakland) in August 2022 For Immediate Release Media Contact: Christi Shortridge, Communications Director, firstname.lastname@example.org Download Press Release 1 August 2022—(OAKLAND, CA)—After a successful launch of the exhibition in Paris at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal mid-June, Villa Albertine San Francisco […]