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Dalton Paula, Zeferina, 2018, oil on canvas, Museu de Arte de São Paulo Assis Chateaubriand–MASP, Gift of the artist in the context of the Afro-Atlantic Histories exhibition, 2018, MASP.10808. © Dalton Paula

Afro-Atlantic Histories/Afro-Atlantic Futures

Panel Discussion

  • Thursday, June 2, 2022
  • 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • West Building Lecture Hall or Virtual
  • Virtual Program

Registration is required.

Explore the Afro-Atlantic Histories exhibition with members of the exhibition’s São Paolo and National Gallery of Art curatorial teams.

Co-organized with New York University’s department of performance studies and funded by the Ford Foundation.

Panelists:

Kanitra Fletcher
Associate Curator of African American and Afro-Diasporic Art at the National Gallery, and Curator of the Afro-Atlantic Histories US tour

Ayrson Heráclito
Cocurator of Afro-Atlantic Histories at Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil

Hélio Menezes
Cocurator of Afro-Atlantic Histories at Museu de Arte de São Paulo, Brazil

E. Carmen Ramos
Chief Curatorial and Conservation Officer, National Gallery of Art

Moderated by Molly Donovan, curator of contemporary art and cocurator of Afro-Atlantic Histories at National Gallery of Art.