David C. Driskell Center

Driskell Center Distinguished Lecture in the Visual Arts of the African Diaspora

Tawes Theatre, University of Maryland

April 17, 2003
6:00-8:00pm


The Driskell Center and the Art Gallery are pleased to announce the second annual lecture by a scholar of distinction who specializes in the visual arts.

The 2003 lecture will be delivered by Dr. Edmund Barry Gaither, founder, director, and curator of the Museum of the National Center of African American Artists, located in Roxbury, Massachusetts. The title of Dr. Gaither's lecture is "African American Artists, New York and Boston: Anatomy of a Show."

The lecture is free and open to the public. A reception will follow in the Atrium of the Art/Sociology Building.

The 2003 Driskell Center Distinguished Lecture in the Visual Arts of the African Diaspora has been coordinated with the 14th Annual James A. Porter Colloquium on African American Art, to be held at Howard University on April 18-19, 2003.