Sandra Jackson-Dumont on Kerry James MarshallPerez Art Museum Miami

Classes, Workshops & Lectures
Date Saturday, April 27, 2019, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm Organization Pérez Art Museum Miami Categories Classes, Workshops & Lectures
Place Perez Art Museum Miami Address 1103 Biscayne Boulevard, Downtown Miami Perez Art Museum Miami Phone 305-375-3000 Website https://www.pamm.org/calendar/2019/04/scholl-lecture-series-sandra-jackson-dumont-kerry-james-marshall Contact Email education@pamm.org

Join Sandra Jackson-Dumont, Chairman of Education at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, for the third Scholl Lecture of the season. Jackson-Dumont will highlight her extensive work on artist Kerry James Marshall and will detail Marshall’s commitment to presenting powerful and centrally visible Black bodies and his insistence on #blackexcellence while emphasizing the important role of museums as sites to discuss resounding public issues. Marshall’s work< Campfire Girls, 1995, on loan from the De Ying Foundation, is currently on view as part of collection exhibition The Gift of Art at PAMM. Each attendee will receive a complimentary copy of the publication Kerry James Marshall: A Creative Convening, courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, while supplies last. Cost to attend: $16 for adults, PAMM members free.