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Sutphin Lecture: Titus Kaphar – Making Space for Black History

November 7 @ 7:30 pm

Thursday, November 7, 7:30 p.m.
Christel DeHaan Fine Arts Center, Ruth Lilly Performance Hall

FREE admission
UIndy Students – LP Credit Approved

CAN ART AMEND HISTORY?
Explore new narratives with visual artist and social critic Titus Kaphar, whose art reimagines historical events. His paintings, sculptures, and installations seek to dislodge history from its status as the “past” in order to unearth its contemporary relevance.

 

About Titus Kaphar:

Kaphar is a 2018 MacArthur Fellow and a distinguished recipient of numerous prizes and awards including a 2014 Gwendolyn Knight and Jacob Lawrence Fellowship, a 2015 Creative Capital grant, a 2016 Robert R. Rauschenberg Artist as Activist grant and a 2018 Art for Justice Fund grantee.

His paintings are held in the collections of Museum of Modern Art, Brooklyn Museum, Yale University Art Gallery, New Britain Museum of American Art, Seattle Art Museum and Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

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November 7
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7:30 pm
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