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Open today 10 am–5 pm


Today is June 21, 2018. Open today 10 am–5 pm

Exhibition Preview: Contemporary Art

February 28, 2018, 12 – 1 pm
Danforth Hall
  • Walker Cotton Hoards

Kara Walker, Cotton Hoards in the Southern Swamp, Harper’s Pictorical History of the Civil War (Annotated), 2005. Purchased with funds from the Collection of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan. © Kara Walker

American history is reexamined and reconsidered through art in the upcoming exhibit, United Histories. Join Dominic Molon, Richard Brown Baker Curator of Contemporary Art, for a digital preview of selected work. Faculty, librarians, and staff from RISD and area educational institutions are invited to consider ways these works connect to thematic and material investigations in the classroom and studio.

Free; registration requested.

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