Office of the Vice Chancellor for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Back to Listing
Blair Ebony Smith

GWS Black Feminist Theory Lecture Series: Blair Ebony Smith

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Department of Gender & Women's Studies
Virtual
wifi event
Date
Apr 7, 2021   2:30 pm   4:00 pm
Speaker
Blair Ebony Smith
Registration
Registration
Views
28
Originating Calendar
Gender & Women's Studies

“New Life: New Room”: Making Homemade Space For/With Black Girls

During this talk, Blair will interactively engage her current exhibition on view at the Krannert Art Museum, Homemade With Love: More Living Room.

 

Homemade is a multimedia publicly engaged installation exploring Black girls, women and femmes everyday interior life and creativity and what it means to make space for it, specifically in a museum context.

 

Blair will talk more about the exhibition, curator decisions; and show clips of current films, artworks, and installation views. Then, she will engage attendees in critical art practice and dreaming about Black femme intergenerational creative space and new life building.

link for robots only