Figuring History: Community Celebration - Free @ Seattle Art Museum, Seattle [15 February]

Figuring History: Community Celebration - Free

17:00 - 21:00

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Seattle Art Museum
1300 1st Ave, Seattle, Washington 98101
We’re open late on February 15 to celebrate the new exhibition, «Figuring History: Robert Colescott, Kerry James Marshall, Mickalene Thomas» with a free public celebration featuring music, performances, art making, and more.

Bring your family and friends—the whole community is invited!


Jazz legend Dr. Julian Priester Quartet performs.

In-gallery dance performances by Nia-Amina Minor of No)one. Art House inspired by Figuring History.

Special in-gallery music performance by Colescott Rubin & Friends, grandson of artist Robert Colescott.

Art making with Kimisha Turner and Infinite Milam.

My Favorite Things tours led by SAM's Teen Arts Group and Northwest African American Museum's Youth Curators.

and more!

Free and open to the public. RSVP requested:

The Community Celebration does not include entrance to Mickalene Thomas and Kerry James Marshall in Conversation. Separate tickets are required. Limited overflow seating for this talk will be available in Nordstrom Lecture Hall on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Image: «Tamika sur une chaise longue avec Monet,» 2012, Mickalene Thomas, rhinestones, acrylic, oil, and enamel on wood panel, 108 x 144 x 2 in., Sydney & Walda Besthoff, Courtesy of the artist and Lehmann Maupin, New York and Hong Kong, © Mickalene Thomas / Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York.
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