Seminar: Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora

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Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 11, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Fine Arts, Journalism and Media Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies
 
 
In recognition of Women's History Month, Columbia University's Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS) will host Women Picturing Revolution: Focus on Africa and the African Diaspora, a one day seminar on March 11, 2017, that will examine contemporary photography and the conditions under which women in and/or from Africa or the African Diaspora make images. 
 
Guest artists Nona Faustine and Ayana V. Jackson will be sharing their work in person. This seminar was co-created and will be taught by Zoraida Lopez-Diago and  Lesly Deschler-Canossi.  To register and to learn more, please visit http://bit.ly/WPRIRAAS.

Nona Faustine - widely exhibited photographer and visual artist; current artist-in-residence at Smack Mellon Gallery in Brooklyn, NY.

Ayana V. Jackson - international award winning photographer, curator, and artist; 2014 Fellowship for the Arts (NYFA) Fellowship for photography recipient.
Contact Info: 

Zoraida Lopez

Special Projects Consultant and Grants Coordinator Columbia University 
Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS)
758 Schermerhorn Extension; MC 5512
1200 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10027

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