David C. Driskell Center
Saturday, April 18th, 2015

The David C. Driskell Center: Preserving African American Art

The David C. Driskell Center: Preserving African American Art
from UMD College of Arts & Humanities on Vimeo.


Upcoming Event

The Fourteenth Annual David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture In The Visual Arts Series

Featuring Deborah Willis, Ph.D, Professor and Chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging at the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University on Thursday, April 16, 2015.
Reception: 5:30–6pm
Lecture: 6pm

RSVP required via email driskellcenter@umd.edu or by phone 301.314.2615


News

Professor Curlee R. Holton has received the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Anyone Can Fly Foundation


Current Exhibition

Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker’s Tales of Slavery and Power

COLLEGE PARK, MD – Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker’s Tales of Slavery and Power, features about 60 works; along with Walker’s signature black paper cutout silhouettes, an array of prints, a wall installation, and a video will also be showcased. The exhibition opening reception will be held on Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 5 to 7PM, and the exhibition will be on display at the Driskell Center until Friday, May 29, 2015.