David C. Driskell Center
Saturday, October 1st, 2016


The American Visual Scholars Series: Hank Willis Thomas and Dr. Derek Conrady Murray


Hank Willis Thomas
Opportunity, 2015
Fiberglass, chameleon auto paint finish
30 3/4" x 15 3/4" x 14 3/8"
Image courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, NY


The David C. Driskell Center is proud to announce this year's American Visual Scholar Series, a conversation between artist Hank Willis Thomas and Dr. Derek Conrad Murray, moderated by Professor Curlee R. Holton, Executive Director of the Driskell Center.


This discussion will take place on Thursday, October 20, 2016.
Reception: 5:30-6pm
Discussion: 6pm
RSVP by October 14th at driskellcenter@umd.edu or 301.314.2615
Please indicate the event's name and the name(s) of attendee(s)



Willie Cole: On Site


Willie Cole
With a Heart of Gold, 2005-06
Shoes, wood, screws, metal, and staples
85" diameter x 16"
Photo: Jason Mandella
Image courtesy of Alexander and Bonin, New York


The David C. Driskell Center is proud to announce its fall exhibition, Willie Cole: On Site, presenting highlights from the body of work created over the last ten years by African American artist, Willie Cole.

The exhibition will be on display at the Driskell Center from September 22nd through November 18th, 2016.


News


David C. Driskell Center Announces the Establishment of the Faith Ringgold Study Room


Faith Ringgold
You Put the Devil in Me, 2004
Seriagraph
25.25" x 19.25"
Photo: Gregory R. Staley