David C. Driskell Center
Saturday, December 20th, 2014

The David C. Driskell Center: Preserving African American Art

The David C. Driskell Center: Preserving African American Art from University of Maryland on Youtube.



Current Exhibition

Robert Blackburn: Passages

COLLEGE PARK, MD – ROBERT BLACKBURN: PASSAGES, features about 90 works by Blackburn and 10 by his contemporaries such as Charles Alston, Will Barnet, Grace Hartigan, and Robin Holder. PASSAGES will include works on loan from the Library of Congress, the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts’ Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, The Cochran Collection, The Nelson/Dunks Collection, and Metropolitan Transit Authority Arts for Transit and Urban Design, and others, and will be on display at the Driskell Center from September 18th through December 19th 2014.


Upcoming Exhibition

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

COLLEGE PARK, MD – Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker’s Tale 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..