David C. Driskell Center



2013-2014 Events


"DRAW-A-THON" -
Saturday April 26, 2014

David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Dr. Charlayne Hunter-Gault -
Wednesday April 9, 2014

Lecture With Dr. Andrea Barnwell Brownlee On "Charles White: The Last Of The Romanticists" -
Thursday April 3, 2014

A Witnessing To History -
Thursday February 13, 2014

Panel Discussion: Sculpture Today and Scultpure Tomorrow -
Thursday October 10, 2013

 

2012-2013 Events


A Vision of Paradise - May 13-May 24, 2013 in Osaka, Japan

Film Screening: Maine Masters: David C. Driskell - Monday, April 22, 2013

David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Dr. Elizabeth Alexander - Thursday, April 11, 2013

Lecture: Rashid Johnson - Wednesday, April 3, 2013 (CANCELLED)

Keynote Lecture: Robert G. O’Meally, PhD. 'Looking at the Music: Jazz and the Visual Arts' - Thursday, February 14, 2013

Discussion: WHOSE ART CANON IS IT? The Fall Brown Bag Panel Discussion - Thursday, November 15, 2012

 

2011-2012 Events


David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Dr. Johnetta Cole -
Thursday, April 19, 2012

Lecture: Xaviera Simmons - Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Lecture: Kalia Brooks, David C. Driskell: Artist As Scholar -
Thursday, November 10, 2011

Creative Spirit: The Art of David C. Driskell, conversation between Professor David C. Driskell and Artist Carrie Mae Weems - Thursday, September 15, 2011

 

2010-2011 Events

 

David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Jock Reynolds -
Thursday, April 21, 2011

Symposium: 'Performing Race In African American Visual Culture' -
Thursday, September 16, 2010

Keynote Lecture: 'Performing Race In African American Visual Culture' - Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.

 

2009-2010 Events

 

Lecture: Kori Newkirk - Thursday, March 25, 2010

African Art, Modernist Photography, and the Politics of Representation -
Tuesday and Wednesday, November 13-14, 2009

The Jean and Robert Steele Art Vault Ceremony - Thursday, October 8, 2009

 

2008-2009 Events

 

Event Honoring Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole - Sunday, May 3, 2009

David C. Driskell Distinguished Lecture Series featuring Prof. Emma Amos - Thursday, April 16, 2009

Lecture: Prof. Henry J. Drewal - Monday, March 30, 2009

Lecture: Hank Willis Thomas - Tuesday, March 10, 2009

High School Arts and Education Program with Robin Holder - February 2009

Inauguration Events with Al Gore and Gen. Colin Powell -
Sunday and Monday, January 18-19, 2009

Lecture: Professor James Smalls, Ph.D. - November 19, 2008

Color In Freedom: Journey Along the Underground Railroad -
Saturday, November 1, 2008

Lecture: Claudia DeMonte - Wednesday, September 24, 2008

 

2007-2008 Events

 

Lecture: Dr. Richard Long - Thursday, April 17, 2008

New Critical Perspectives on African American Art -
Friday and Saturday, March 7- 8, 2008

Lecture: Chakaia Booker - Thursday, February 28, 2008

Lecture: Sue Williamson - Tuesday, November 6, 2007