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Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency

diciembre 13, 2019 - abril 5, 2020
Price: Gratuito
colorism for web

Opening reception: Friday, December 13, 5:30-7:30
On display: December 13 – April 5

Guest curated by Aissatou Sidime-Blanton

Re/Devaluing Colorism: Intersections of Skin Color and Currency addresses questions of skin color in historic and contemporary social hierarchies. Colorism, as a discriminatory impulse, has a long history and is evident across cultures and countries. This group exhibition comprised of ethnically and socio-economically diverse female artists will respond to this phenomenon and its deleterious outcomes ranging from self-loathing to the sexualization of women of “indeterminate” origin. The exhibition will include works by 16 artists, the majority of whom are African-American women. Most are Texas residents who have created works specifically for this exhibition. The exhibition will be accompanied by an illustrated catalogue of the artwork, creative writing, and scholarly texts.

Detalles

Comienza:
diciembre 13, 2019
Finaliza:
abril 5
Precio:
Gratuito
Categoría del Evento:
Página Web:
https://www.swschool.org/about/calendar#event=31622861

Organizador

Southwest School of Art
Teléfono:
210-200-8263
Email:
info@swschool.org
Página Web:
www.swschool.org

Lugar

Southwest School of Art
300 Augusta
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States
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