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Wangechi Mutu in Conversation

  • Jones Center on Congress Avenue (map)

Co-presented by the John L. Warfield Center for African & African American Studies at The University of Texas at Austin

Free for students and Contemporary Austin Members; otherwise free with museum admission

Join The Contemporary Austin on the rooftop for a conversation between artist Wangechi Mutu; Heather Pesanti, Senior Curator at The Contemporary Austin; and Kanitra Fletcher, Curatorial Assistant for Modern and Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, where Mutu’s art is also on view.

Hear from Mutu about recent developments in her artistic materials, processes, and inspirations, and her ongoing interests in representations of the black female body and labor. The panel will consider Mutu’s work within the context of the artist’s trajectory and recent art histories. For more information click here.