Exhibition: Picturing Black American Families

Friday, December 9 at 9:00am to 4:00pm more dates through February 26, 2017

Mizzou North , Permanent 2nd Floor Galleries 115 Business Loop 70 W, Columbia, MO 65203

Through documentary photographic images drawn from three remarkable collections preserved in Columbia, Mo., this focus exhibition showcases the diversity of family experiences and emphasizes the significance of cross-generational connections in modern and contemporary American life. The selection of works offers an
exceptional opportunity to appreciate the artistry of photography.

• Images from the 1992 Smithsonian Institution’s exhibition Songs of My People

• Images from a 1997–98 photo-essay Commitment: Fatherhood in Black America by Carole Patterson and Anthony Barboza

• Images from the Missouri Photo Workshop since 1949 documenting life in rural or small-town Missouri

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Event Type

Exhibits, Diversity, International

Departmental Categories

Diversity

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Arts and Science

Website

https://maa.missouri.edu/

Cost

FREE and Open to the Public

Department

Museum of Art and Archaeology

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#@MUArtandArch

Contact Name

Bruce Cox

Contact Phone

882-3591

Contact Email

coxb@missouri.edu

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