Virtual Insights: Figuring Absence

American Folk Art Museum



Online; free with registration

Event Dates

Oct 20, 2020


6:00pm – 7:30pm

American Folk Art Museum

Examining a selection of early American artworks and objects from the American Folk Art Museum, the Brooklyn Historical Society, and other collections through a twenty-first century lens, historian Nalleli Guillen joins Curator of Folk Art Emelie Gevalt in a conversation on race, representation, and exclusion in 18th- and early 19th-century American art. A Q&A session will follow the conversation.

Space is limited and advance registration is required. Please consider making a donation when you register to support ongoing virtual programming.

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About Attending Virtual Programs:

This program will be held over Zoom. Please note that after registering for the program, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions and the Zoom link for joining the program via computer or mobile device at the end of the email under “Additional Information.” Learn how to download the latest version of Zoom to your computer or mobile device prior to joining the program.