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WashU Diversity Passport Program: Art as a Platform for Conversation

October 11, 2018
12:00–12:50 pm
Kemper Art Museum Study Room (Room 104)

As part of Washington University’s Diversity Passport program, University staff and faculty members are invited to a conversation on race, discrimination, and civil rights in the United States, prompted by artworks from the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum’s permanent collection. Works by Glenn Ligon, Catherine Opie, Diego Rivera, and Andy Warhol will form the basis for the discussion.

Note: Attendees will be standing for the majority of time. No food, drinks, backpacks, purses, hats, sunglasses, coats, or pens are permitted in the Study Room. Pencils and clipboards will be provided. There are secure storage options available.

This program is open to all Washington University employees. Register here >>

Image credit

Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987), Sitting Bull, 1986. Screen print on Lenox Museum Board, 36 x 36". Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University in St. Louis. Gift of The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc., 2014. © 2018 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.